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Climbing Instructor


Job overview


If you’re looking for a job that challenges, inspires and realizes your potential as a coach, join us as a Climbing Instructor and play a key role in the next step of our journey. Bringing ambition to match ours, this is your chance to deliver first-class customer service with a leisure sector leader.


Key aspects of the role will include:


  • Delivery of excellent programmes with knowledge of practices, progression, and
    teaching points.
  • Maintain a good and positive image of the centre
  • Provide a welcoming, professional, and helpful service
  • Ensure the safety and control of the climbers and ensure all relevant regulations
    are enforced.


The Successful candidate will hold a single pitch qualification and have previous experience of working with groups and young people and you must be willing to work weekends and school holidays.


All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications, age and location.


To be shortlisted for the role, internal applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to GLL by becoming a Society member where eligible.


GLL is an equal opportunities employer.


Better leisure centres are run by GLL, a charitable social enterprise, working with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. As a not-for-profit organisation, we’re different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people. So, join us as Duty Manager and enjoy career progression and great benefits including flexible hours and locations, a uniform and discounted membership at all 170 centres.




Closing date:
Continually Recruiting

Working pattern:

Contract Type:


£12.49 per hour including holiday allowance


Cockermouth Leisure Centre



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GLL is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The aim of GLL is to recruit people not just for jobs but for long term careers.



GLL is a registered trademark of Greenwich Leisure Limited, a charitable social enterprise and registered society under the Co-operative & Community Benefit & Societies Act 2014 registration no. 27793R. Registered office: Middlegate House, The Royal Arsenal, London, SE18 6SX. Inland Revenue Charity no: XR43398 VAT registration no: 219749179. Email: