Job Vacancies

The following job vacancies are available at Tallington Lakes:

  • Assistant Chef
  • Plant Machinery Operator
  • Boat Driver (SBD2)
  • Windsurf Instructor
  • Sailing Instructor
  • Kayak Instructor
  • Ski Instructor
  • Snowboard Instructor

Assistant Chef

We are looking for candidates to join our busy kitchen that can work well under pressure in a high volume environment, experience is essential as we are now into peak season.

Hourly rate dependent on experience. Must be able to work weekends & split shifts. Immediate start is required.

Please send a copy of your CV to kim@tallington.com

Plant Machinery Operator

Full-time plant machinery operator is required to fulfil many on-site tasks including excavating and transporting of materials, digging trenches, levelling surfaces and removing of waste; using a variety of plant machinery and vehicles. Suitable qualifications and licenses are required to operate machinery to a safe and reliable standard.

Flexible hours include evening and weekend work, your duties will include:

· Earth moving and excavation
· On site maintenance work
· Any other labouring duties

Working as part of a team or autonomously, a hard working individual is required to help maintain Tallington Lakes!

Please send a copy of your CV to janet.jones@tallington.com.

Activities Instructors

Tallington Lakes is a successful leisure park, with a wide range of outdoor activities. We have a Water Ski and Wakeboard School, a Watersports Centre, 120 metre floodlit Dry Ski Slope and a 15m outdoor Climbing Tower. Therefore we are looking for qualified instructors; are you interested?

Boat Driver (SBD2) Summer 2013

After a successful season and looking forward into the coming summer season, Tallington Water Ski and Wakeboard School are looking for an SBD2 qualified Boat Driver. Who can work flexible hours from April through to October with evening and weekend work required. An SBD2 Certificate is required. Accommodation can be provided if needed.

Duties will include:

· Undertaking sessions of wakeboarding and water skiing along with large school groups and kids clubs.
· Looking after all aspects from the water ski department.
· Taking and assisting with other activities on site.
· Running and assisting with day to day running and maintenance of the Water Ski and Wakeboard School.
· Other qualifications and experience would be greatly useful.

Most importantly you need to be passionate about water skiing, wakeboarding, watersports, teaching, and eager to push our business forward, as well as furthering your skills and knowledge within different areas at Tallington Lakes.

Please send a copy of your CV to sales@tallingtonlakesproshop.com, alternatively you can call us on 01778 381154.

Windsurf Instructor Summer 2014

After a successful season, last year, Tallington Watersports is looking for an RYA Windsurf Instructor; to work flexible hours from April through to October including weekend work. An RYA Windsurf qualification is mandatory.

Duties will include:

· Undertaking sessions from the RYA syllabus including large school groups, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
· Assisting and developing junior instructors, and providing staff training sessions.
· Maintaining all aspects of the windsurfing department.
· Undertaking and assisting with other on site activities, where appropriate.
· Assisting with the day to day running and maintenance of the Tallington Watersports Centre.
· Qualifications and experience in other activities are desirable.

The successful candidate must be passionate about windsurfing and watersports, teaching to all ages and standards, and eager to push our business forward. Whilst furthering their own skills and knowledge within the different activities at Tallington Lakes. Accommodation is available if needed.

Please send a copy of your CV to sailing@tallington.com alternatively you can call James on 01778 381151.

Sailing Instructor Summer 2014

After a successful season, last year, Tallington Watersports is looking for an RYA Sailing Instructor; to work flexible hours from April through to October including weekend work. An RYA Sailing qualification is mandatory.

Duties will include:

· Undertaking sessions  from the RYA syllabus including large school groups, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
· Assisting and developing  junior instructors, and providing staff training sessions.
· Maintaining all aspects of the sailing department.
· Undertaking and assisting with other on site activities, where appropriate.
· Assisting with the day to day running and maintenance of the Tallington Watersports Centre.
· Qualifications and experience in other activities are desirable.

The successful candidate must be passionate about sailing and watersports,  teaching to all ages and standards, and eager to push our business forward. Whilst furthering their own skills and knowledge within the different  activities at Tallington  Lakes. Accommodation is available  if needed.

Please send a copy of your CV to sailing@tallington.com alternatively you can call James on 01778 381151

Kayak Instructor Summer 2014

After a successful season, last year,  Tallington  Watersports is looking for an BCU Level 3 Kayak Instructor; to work flexible hours from April through to October including weekend work. A BCU Level 3 qualification is mandatory.

Duties will  include:

· Undertaking sessions from the BCU syllabus including large school groups, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
· Assisting and developing junior instructors, and providing staff training sessions.
· Maintaining all aspects of the kayak and canoe department.
· Undertaking and assisting with other on site activities, where appropriate.
· Assisting with the day to day running and maintenance of the Tallington Watersports Centre.
· Qualifications and experience in other activities are desirable.

The successful candidate must be passionate about windsurfing and watersports, teaching to all ages and standards, and eager to push our business forward. Whilst furthering their own skills and knowledge within the different activities at Tallington Lakes. Accommodation is available if needed.

Please send a copy of your CV to sailing@tallington.com alternatively you can call James on 01778 381151.

Ski Instructor Winter 2014/15

Coming into the summer season we require a Ski Instructor, to work flexible hours. BASI  Level 1 (or equivalent qualifications) will be a minimum requirement.

Duties will include:

· Teaching ski lessons including large school groups, set group lessons, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
· Hand servicing skis and snowboards for customers’ and maintaining all slope/rental equipment in the workshop (in house training provided).
· Assisting with sales in the Pro Shop; so a good background knowledge of winter hardware and clothing is vital.
· Weekly maintenance of the dry ski slope, as it needs to be kept in perfect condition throughout the year (in house training provided).
· Other qualifications and experience would be greatly useful.

Most importantly you need to be passionate about skiing, teaching, and eager to push our business forward, as well as furthering your skills and knowledge.

We’re looking for someone who is confident, approachable, hardworking and who shares the same passions and goals as us, to join our small but dedicated team at Tallington Lakes.

Please send a copy of your CV to sales@tallingtonlakesproshop.com, alternatively you can call us on 01778 381154.

Snowboard Instructor Winter 2014/15

Coming into the summer season we require a Snowboard Instructor, to work flexible hours. BASI Level 1 (or equivalent qualifications) will be a minimum requirement.

Duties will include:

· Teaching snowboard lessons including large school groups, set group lessons, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
· Hand servicing skis and snowboards for customers’ and maintaining all slope/rental equipment in the workshop (in house training provided).
· Assisting with sales in the Pro Shop; so a good background knowledge of winter hardware and clothing is vital.
· Weekly maintenance of the dry ski slope, as it needs to be kept in perfect condition throughout the year (in house training provided).
· Other qualifications and experience would be greatly useful.

Most importantly you need to be passionate about snowboarding , teaching, and eager to push our business forward, as well as furthering your skills and knowledge.

We’re looking for someone who is confident, approachable, hardworking and who shares the same passions and goals  as us, to join our small but dedicated team at Tallington Lakes.

Please send a copy of your CV to sales@tallingtonlakesproshop.com, alternatively you can call us on 01778 381154.