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We are looking to recruit a Play Assistant to support the day-to-day operational running of our Hullabazoo indoor play area at Whipsnade Zoo. Job Title: WZ Play Assistant Contract: Seasonal 3 Months Contract Salary: £7.85 per hour, inclusive of allowances Location: Whipsnade Zoo – LU6 About Us We’re ZSL, an international conservation charity. Our vision is a world where wildlife thrives and we’re working every day to achieve this. From investigating the health threats facing animals, to helping people and wildlife live alongside each other, we are committed to bringing wildlife back from the brink of extinction. Through the work of our pioneering scientists, our dedicated conservationists and our unrivalled animal experts in our two zoos, we guide and enable others in the UK and all across the world. Inspiring, informing, empowering – working for wildlife. Role Profile The successful candidate will contribute to the overall impression and experience of the indoor play facility, including the play area, and birthday party offer, to exceed visitor expectations. This position will report directly to the Senior Play Leader and will work alongside the permanent Play Leaders. As a result, we need energetic, fast thinkers with bags of fun and enthusiasm to help deliver the best possible experience for our visitors. Main Duties and Responsibilities * Ensure that visitors of all ages in Hullabazoo indoor play are safe and secure at all times. Assist the Senior Play Supervisor, Deputy Supervisor and Permanent Play Assistants to ensure the efficient running of the play facility at all times and the reception area where visitors are welcomed and checked in. * Ensure that equipment and facilities available in Hullabazoo are kept clean and in accordance with health and safety regulations; and are used in an appropriate way. * Attend to individual children’s and other visitors needs as they arise and ensure exemplary customer service at all times. * Support the visitor satisfaction score targets of Hullabazoo are met or exceeded and respond to customer feedback to continually improve the visitor experience. * Ensure the learning objectives of Hullabazoo are met, as communicated by the Deputy Play Supervisor. * Sometimes it may be necessary to limit the amount of visitors in the play centre and therefore, with management from the Senior Play Supervisor or Deputy Supervisor the Seasonal Play Assistant, should manage this system of limiting play usage with the use of timed sessions and ensure excellent visitor communication and customer service at all times. * Carry out any other duties within the scope of the post. Flexible attitude to working requirements to meet the needs of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. Person Specification Although experience matters to us we are more focused on getting the right person for the role. As a result, below is a guide on what we are looking for in potential applicants: * Able to remain positive and enthusiastic with a can-do attitude. * Good interpersonal skills in order to communicate effectively with children, parents and the Hullabazoo team. * Previous experience setting up, assisting and scheduling private hire activities, in addition to assisting visitors with their supplies, leftover food and gifts. * Able to have fun whilst remaining professional and approachable. * Experience working within a similar environment would be desirable. * A creative flare and an interest in face painting. * Experience working in a fast paced environment with a helpful and flexible attitude. * Able to demonstrate great customer service skills. * Team orientated and able to demonstrate a real desire to make a positive difference. * Prior experience handling cash and processing card payments. * NVQ Level 1 qualification in child care or Playwork would be advantageous, but not essential. Please note: As mentioned in the job title this is a Seasonal position offering various hours (but will involve weekend and bank holiday working). If you think you have what we need, we would love to have you working with us. Closing date for applications: Midnight (23:59) Friday 26th October 2018 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button to be directed to our website where you can complete your application. We are committed to the principle of equal opportunities in employment. The Zoological Society of London is a charity registered in England and Wales: no. 208728. No agencies please
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  • £40000 - £45000/annum
Are you an experienced Project Manager with great stakeholder management skills? If you also hold excellent communication skills, high quality control standards and strong commercial acumen, then joining our client as an IT Project Manager could be the perfect move for you! In this newly established role you will have the opportunity to: * Take projects through from initiation to implementation as required and directed by a Programme Director * Be responsible for all aspects of defining, planning and delivering the project with effective governance and decision making from the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) We are seeking a great team member who can demonstrate the following skills and experience: * Experience implementing concurrent business systems/IT/business projects * Proven Project Management/delivery experience * Relevant Project Management qualifications (Prince II, Agile) * Strong project management documentation skills * Experience of delivering successfully with and through other team members and all levels within an organisation * Managing a number of different streams of work or initiatives with multiple interdependencies * Working through ambiguity to ensure clarity and direction * Working in an organised and routine way managing processes and key milestones * Delivering to deadline * Experience of working off own initiative, taking ownership and owning priorities * Demonstrating analytical approach to tasks * Strong problem solving skills, owing issues through to resolution * Strong co-ordination skills to enable multi project management * Ability to raise issues and risks outside of personal control within defined guidelines It's not necessary but it would be great if you have: * Worked in the leisure or wellbeing industry * Experience of working for a charity or not-for-profit organisation Benefits In return, you get to work for a great company, receive a competitive salary and benefits package including: * Stakeholder pension; * 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and holiday purchase scheme; * Free membership to Golf and Leisure for you and one other; * Employee discount & salary sacrifice scheme; and Childcare vouchers
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Perched in one of England’s most enviable seaside locations, the FJB Hotel Group is a collection of four unique 3* and 4* hotels, each with its own individual character and team of welcoming staff. Each hotel offers either stunning sea views or direct access to the world-famous Sandbanks beach – seven miles of prestigious blue flag awarded sand to get between your toes! We aim to set ourselves apart from others with a level of service and attention to detail that is second to none and an atmosphere that can only be described as a home-from-home. We put the guest at the heart of everything we do. We are looking to recruit experienced and professional NPLQ qualified lifeguard/ Leisure Attendant at the Haven Hotel Main Responsibilities Include: •Ensuring that high standards of safety and cleanliness are maintained throughout the leisure club. •Assisting and supervising guests and members in their use of the facilities. •Undertaking specialist coaching and instruction where suitably qualified to do so. •Carrying out regular routine inspections and safety checks of the pool, plant, health and fitness equipment and panic alarms. •Ensure that all health and safety regulations are adhered to. •Clean all public areas as per the daily job sheet. •Providing excellent customer service, ensuring that all membership enquiries are dealt with and all associated payments and paperwork are processed accordingly. •Completing the daily float checks, end of day and end of week banking as required. Candidate Specification: •Must be fully NPLQ qualified (proof required). •Hold a First Aid certificate. •Will have experience of working in a plant room and supervising the pool area. •Will be CRB checked. •Immaculate standards of personal presentation. •Excellent communications skills. Advanced Level English required. If you would like to join a professional and friendly team, APPLY NOW! In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must either be eligible to live and work in the UK or must obtain permits to work in the UK prior to application. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process
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Job Description The Project Engineer will work closely with our relevant Project Managers in managing a number of simultaneous projects. You will be engaged in all aspects of a project, from the initial tender stage and preparation of bids, right through to successful project delivery. Specifically, you will be looking at the planning of a project, the workflows and technical aspects encompassing the method of work statements, risk assessments and safe systems of work to be developed for project launch. During the delivery stage, you will be closely involved in managing the scheduling of work, ensuring material and labour are adequately resourced and dealing with issues as they arise on a day to day basis. About You • Relevant engineering-based qualifications or with extensive relevant experience • A background in Mechanical / Electrical engineering in the rail industry • Knowledge of rolling stock particularly DMU & EMU fleets • Ability to work well and interface with teams at all levels, including customers, clients and on-site technicians • Ability to travel when required, e.g. client or site visits • Experience of carrying out in-process checks, or competency assessments would be an added advantage
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This is an exciting role for a customer service executive to join a FMCG body on an interim basis for 3 months. Strong possibility to go permanent as they are expanding their team. Typically this role covers: * Responding to email and phone queries for their customers via their bespoke CRM system * Logging calls in a spreadsheet for monitoring purposes This role requires a people's person, someone with exceptional customer service skill set and who can start ASAP! Please note you will receive an automated response advising you that we have received your CV. Hudson is part of Morgan Philips Group and is a leading provider of permanent recruitment, contract professionals and talent management solutions worldwide. We are committed to ensuring that all job applicants are treated equally, without discrimination because of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age
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NPLQ Lifeguard Course Nestled in the heart of our forest you will find the centrepiece of Center Parcs, the Subtropical Swimming Paradise. Open from 10am to 9pm daily the huge pool area includes a toddler pool, wave pool, whirlpool and exciting flumes as well as the wild water rapids. Swimming lessons are available for all ages with qualified instructors. There are many activities available from learning to Snorkel, Scuba Diving and Aqua jets. We are running a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification course in order to attract qualified Lifeguards to join our growing team. The NPLQ course will include classroom sessions on the responsibilities of being a Lifeguard, how to observe our pool guests, how to rescue those in need and administer first aid and CPR. Upon successful completion of this course, you will gain a lifeguard qualification that lasts two years from the date of assessment and is a qualification recognised all over the UK. Please note that there is no guaranteed offer of employment upon successful completion of this course. All successful candidates must be available to attend the Swim Test plus the 6 day course which commences on Monday 22 October 2018 and ends on Sunday 28 October 2018. The course runs from 6:30am – mid-afternoon 22 – 26 and 6:30am – 11am on 27 with the exam to follow on the 28 from 6:30am – 10am approx. The cost of the course is £200 and must be paid by all course attendees. ABOUT YOU Essential requirements: * You must be at least 16 years of age at the time you undertake the NPLQ Course * You must be able to attend 100% of course hours * You must be able to jump / dive into deep water * You must be able to swim 50 metres in less than 60 seconds * You must be able to swim 100 metres continuously on front and back in deep water * You must be able to tread water for 30 seconds * You must be able to surface dive to the floor of the pool * You must be able to climb out of the pool unaided without ladder / steps and where the pool design permits Closing date: 4 October 2018 at 12 Noon Swim Test: Week Commencing 25 September, 1, 8 and 15 October 2018 NPLQ Course: 22 – 28 October 2018
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Our client a leading operator in the coach industry, is looking coach drivers to operate on a guaranteed seasonal contract until the end of October to lead their growing business in the run up to the peak period, Must have at least 2 years experience operating at this level uniform will be provided after assessment, Duties will include route planning, driver and tacho management, customer dealings on a regular basis, Immediate interviews and assessments for the right candidates
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Have you heard of HRGO's GBP200 new driver registration bonus on offer!!! Apply for more details The job role would be general haulage delivery with lots of various contracts for you to get your teeth into! Start times vary from 17:00 to 19:00 days various shift patterns are available running 24/7 Paying £14-£16 per hour Monday to Friday day shift PAYE please get in touch with Mike or Henry on (Apply online only) *Bonus is paid after successful completion of 50 shifts INDCHAT
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  • £20000 - £22000/annum + Commission + Benefits
Our client runs some of the UK's finest and most exclusive hotels and spas. They currently have an exciting opportunity for a head therapist at their award winning hotel and spa in Painswick in the heart of the Cotswolds. The role is a maternity cover position. OVERALL PURPOSE OF JOB * Increase retail revenue through strong retail focus * Raise awareness of The Treatment rooms * Strive to reach overall Budgets set * To carry out Treatments to a high standard. * Encourage guest repeat bookings MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES * Carries out a range of Treatments to an extremely high standard. * Working towards reaching the overall budgets set * Seeking opportunities/ideas/training to ensure overall retail revenue budget is achieved * Seeking opportunities with Front of house team to help drive the business forward. Refresher training and continual awareness of the Treatment rooms presence * Adaptable and able to work in other areas of the site during quiet times and sister properties within the group. * Flexibility to ensure we can accommodate client requests * Trains new starters & existing Therapists in Treatment procedures & products * Build a regular client base by encouraging repeat bookings. * Ensure Treatment Rooms are of a consistent high standard. * Manage stock control * Stock ordering * Carries out any other reasonable tasks requested by General manager and Spa Director KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIRED Qualified to NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy or equivalent. Minimum of 3 years relevant industry experience. Excellent interpersonal skills. High standard of personal appearance as role model to staff. Proven strong retail background Computer literate. Self motivated. Good team player. Must have own transport
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