Depot Climbing

Recruitment

We’re one of the leading providers of indoor climbing in the UK and our teams are the superstars that make the magic happen.

From our Centre Managers to our Cafe Chefs, we’re proud to have a wealth of enthusiasm and experience across our 7 centres in the Midlands and North of England.

As well as getting to rock up to work at an indoor climbing wall every day, our perks include generous discounts in our shops, staff promos, free climbing across all centres, access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program, and opportunities for training and personal development.

If you fancy joining us check out our vacancies and email [email protected] to apply.

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Assistant General Manager - Depot Climbing

Join the Climbing Revolution as Assistant General Manager!

Are you passionate about driving excellence in the climbing industry? Ready to project manage, further gain experience in operational management,  and work with one of the most successful climbing companies in the North? Depot Climbing , a leader in indoor climbing across the UK, is seeking an ambitious and experienced individual to join our team as Assistant General Manager.

Why Join Us?

As the Assistant General Manager, you’ll be at the heart of our operations, working directly with the General Manager across all 8 Depot sites. This role is hands-on, offering you the chance to dive into various projects and make a significant impact on our dynamic and growing company. You will help shape a vibrant, compliant, and safe climbing community, ensuring that our centres run smoothly and efficiently.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Strong Leadership Skills
  • Commercial awareness and budget management experience
  • Ability to instil and maintain high levels of staff development
  • Capability to provide managers with tools and support for high industry standards.
  • Communication Skills
  • Problem-Solving Abilities
  • Proactive Approach
  • Adaptability
  • Ability to step in for various roles as needed.
  • Flexibility to assist in various administrative and operational tasks.
  • Personable and approachable with a good work ethic

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the safe, compliant, and legal operations of our centres.
  • Work closely with the GM, HR, and Senior Management to foster staff development.
  • Audit and improve site operations, ensuring top-notch performance.
  • Manage health and safety policies, first aid, child protection, and safeguarding.
  • Lead incident management and accident reviews.
  • Support centre managers with training, development, and HR issues.
  • Assist with membership management and development projects.
  • Ensure centres meet their targets and maintain high standards.

Perks of Being Part of the BIG Depot Team:

  • Generous shop discounts.
  • Staff promotions and free climbing at all centres.
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
  • Training and personal development opportunities.

This is more than just a job; it’s a chance to be at the forefront of the UK climbing industry. You’ll be a key player in a company that values innovation, excellence, and the climbing community.

For more details on the roles and responsibilities please see the Candidate Brief below.

Apply Now:

Fill out the application form here: Application Form

Deadline: Applications close on 08/08/2024. Interviews w/c 12th August. We may close the application process early depending on the quantity and quality of applications.

Don’t miss this opportunity to take your climbing industry career to new heights with the Depot Climbing Group!

 

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Assistant General Manager Application Form

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Front of House Manager - Big Depot Manchester

Join Us for an Exciting Opportunity!

Are you ready to join one of the UK’s leading providers of indoor climbing experiences? Our dynamic team operates seven centres across the Midlands and North of England, and now we’re excited to announce the opening of BIG Depot Manchester – the UK’s largest and most advanced climbing centre in Wythenshawe, South Manchester.

Position: Front of House Manager

We are seeking an enthusiastic and driven individual to join our team as the Front of House Manager at BIG Depot Manchester. Scheduled to open in Autumn 2024, this state-of-the-art facility will feature extensive roped climbing, bouldering areas, a fully equipped gym, yoga studio, café, remote working spaces, and a comprehensive climbing shop. As the Duty Manager, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of the centre, providing exceptional customer service, and fostering a welcoming community for climbers of all levels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee daily operations and ensure a high standard of service.
  • Lead and support the front-of-house team to create a positive and safe environment.
  • Implement and maintain health and safety protocols.
  • Assist with marketing initiatives and promote the Depot Climbing brand.
  • Handle customer inquiries and resolve issues efficiently.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Passionate climbers with a love for the sport.
  • Strong leadership and support skills.
  • Keen attention to detail and a commitment to safety.
  • Marketing experience is a plus.

Benefits of Joining the BIG Depot Manchester Team:

  • Generous shop discounts.
  • Staff promotions and free climbing at all our centres.
  • Access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
  • Opportunities for training and personal development.

Opening Autumn 2024 – Be Part of the Climbing Revolution!

For more detailed information on the roles and responsibilities, please refer to the Job Description and Candidate Brief below.

To apply, please complete the application form here: Application Form

Job Description – Front of House Manager

Application Deadline: 11/08/2024

Please note that the application process may close early depending on the volume and quality of applications.

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Front of House Manager Application Form

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Roped Wall Assistant- Big Depot Manchester

Join Us for an Exciting Opportunity!

Are you ready to join one of the UK’s leading providers of indoor climbing experiences? Our dynamic team operates seven centres across the Midlands and North of England, and now we’re excited to announce the opening of BIG Depot Manchester – England’s largest and most advanced climbing centre in Wythenshawe, South Manchester.

Position: Roped Wall Assistant

We are seeking an enthusiastic and driven individual to join our team as a Roped Wall Assistant at BIG Depot Manchester. Scheduled to open in Autumn 2024, this state-of-the-art facility will feature extensive roped climbing, bouldering areas, a fully equipped gym, yoga studio, café, remote working spaces, and a comprehensive climbing shop. As a Roped Wall Assistant, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of the centre, providing exceptional customer service, and fostering a welcoming community for climbers of all levels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide the highest levels of customer service with positivity and enthusiasm.
  • Assist with the opening, closing, and daily running of the centre, including instructed sessions.
  • Ensure the health and safety of all customers in the centre, communicating any issues to the relevant manager.
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation for each user of the wall.
  • Run climbing sessions and work in the café, selling hot and cold drinks.
  • Stock and maintain the shop.
  • General housekeeping and upkeep of the reception, café, and shop areas.
  • Adhere to company guidelines outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Perform any reasonable ad-hoc duties as required.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Passionate climbers with a love for the sport.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Keen attention to detail and a commitment to safety.
  • Ability to work well within a team.

Benefits of Joining the BIG Depot Manchester Team:

  • Generous shop discounts.
  • Staff promotions and free climbing at all our centres.
  • Access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
  • Opportunities for training and personal development.

Opening Autumn 2024

For more detailed information on the roles and responsibilities, please refer to the Job Description and Candidate Brief below.

To apply, please complete the application form here: Application Form – Roped Wall Assistant

Application Deadline: 11/08/2024

Please note that the application process may close early depending on the volume and quality of applications.

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Roped Wall Assistant Application Form

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Wall Assistant- Nottingham (PT)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and driven individual to join our team as a Wall Assistant at Depot Climbing Nottingham.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide the highest levels of customer service with positivity and enthusiasm.
  • Assist with the opening, closing, and daily running of the centre, including instructed sessions.
  • Ensure the health and safety of all customers in the centre, communicating any issues to the relevant manager.
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation for each user of the wall.
  • Run climbing sessions and work in the café, selling hot and cold drinks.
  • Stock and maintain the shop.
  • General housekeeping and upkeep of the reception, café, and shop areas.
  • Adhere to company guidelines outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Perform any reasonable ad-hoc duties as required.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Passionate climbers with a love for the sport.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Keen attention to detail and a commitment to safety.
  • Ability to work well within a team.

Benefits of Joining the Depot Nottingham Team

  • Generous shop discounts.
  • Staff promotions and free climbing at all our centres.
  • Access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Program.
  • Opportunities for training and personal development.

For more detailed information on the roles and responsibilities, please refer to the Job Description and Candidate Brief below.

To apply, please email a CV and Cover letter to [email protected]

Application Deadline: 26/07/2024

Please note that the application process may close early depending on the volume and quality of applications.

Depot Climbing is a member of the Association of British Climbing Walls