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Please see below all the vacancies we have available at The Parks Trust and Willen Lake 

  • Outdoor Learning and Interpretation Manager
    • Expiry date:07 September 2018
    • Location:Campbell Park, Milton Keynes
    • Salary:£33,000 - £38,000 per annum

    The Parks Trust is a self-financing charity in one of the UK’s fastest growing cities, Milton Keynes. We look after over 6,000 acres of green space including parks, lakes, ancient woodlands, floodplain meadows and nature reserves. We have been running environmental education programmes for 26 years, engaging with schools and communities in our parkland and at our two education centres. We are looking for an experienced Outdoor Learning practitioner with knowledge of the principles of interpretation, to take our work to the next level; to develop our strategies, lead our team, help us reach new audiences and evaluate and promote the impact of our work.

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  • Receptionist (Wake MK)
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:Exceeds Minimum Wage

    An exciting new opportunity has come up to join our team as a Receptionist at Wake MK. The hours for the role are 0 - 35 per week The main duties are; To provide a first point of customer contact with enthusiasm and professionalism. To manage Front of House operations including assisting with key administration functions to ensure the smooth running of our wakeboarding centre

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  • Seasonal Lead Watersports and Activity Instructor
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£8.50 per hour. 0 Hour Contract. Mid-March to October

    Zero Hour, Mid-March - October To be skilled in either Sail sports or Paddlesports or both and be either a qualified RYA Senior Instructor or UKCC Level 2 Coach

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  • Seasonal Watersports and Activity Instructor
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£7 - £8 per hour dependant on experience

    Zero Hour, Mid-March - October To be skilled in either Sail sports or Paddlesports or both and be either a qualified RYA Senior Instructor or UKCC Level 2 Coach

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  • Treetop Extreme Instructor
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary: Age and qualification dependent

    Zero hour contracts with a start date of end of March / early April. We are looking for enthusiastic Instructors to join our team at Treetop Extreme. The main objectives for the role are; Responsible for ensuring that our customers have a safe, fun and memorable experience above all else. Projects a positive disposition towards all tasks appointed them Be a confident, personable character able to communicate and work effectively with all manner of customer Display excellent duty of care to all customers of Treetop Extreme and Willen Lake. Strong head for heights

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  • Splash Park Assistant
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£6+ per hour

    Zero Hour, Mid-March - October To support the Whitecap Leisure Management in ensuring that visitors to the Splash Park Willen Lake have and enjoyable and safe experience: Support in controlling access into the splash park Ensuring the splash park facility is cleaned and maintained to a high standard Monitoring suitable water quality of the splash park

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  • Receptionist
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:Dependant on age and experience.

    We are looking for an enthusiastic Receptionist to join our team. Both full time (typically 35 hours per week Monday - Friday) and part time hours are available. The main purpose of the role is: To provide a first point of customer contact with enthusiasm and professionalism. To manage Front of House operations including assisting with key administration functions to ensure the smooth running of Willen Lake and the Watersports Centre.

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  • Lakeside Assistant
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:Meeting National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage. Zero Hour Contract. Must be available mornings and weekends

    We are looking to recruit Lakeside Assistants to support Whitecap Leisure Management in ensuring that visitors to Willen Lake have an enjoyable and safe experience. Work will be available all year round with higher demands during the weekends, bank holidays and school holidays. The role will involve assisting with car park usage and management, litter cleansing and a wide range of monitoring and reporting activities. The perfect candidates will be flexible, experienced in dealing with the public, prepared for outdoor, all-weather work and will appreciate Milton Keynes' natural environment. Please note that candidates must be able to work mornings and weekends.

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  • Cleaners
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£7+ per hour. 0 Hour Contract. All year round

    Zero Hour, All Year Vacancies We are looking to recruit Cleaners to support the Whitecap Leisure Management in ensuring that visitors to Willen Lake have and enjoyable and safe experience. The perfect candidates will be flexible, experienced in dealing with the public, prepared for outdoor all-weather work and appreciating the natural environment in Milton Keynes.

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  • Seasonal Hire Staff
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£6+ per hour

    Zero Hour, Mid-March - October Some Watersports knowledge, along with a Powerboat license and driving licence would be preferred but is not essential as site training would be given

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  • Operator/Instructor
    • Location:Willen Lake (Wake MK)
    • Salary:Dependent on experience and qualification

    We are looking for an enthusiastic Operator/Instructor to join our team on a zero hour contract (typically 16 hours+ per week) To deliver safe and high quality instruction to customers and effective and efficient administrative support to the company. To operate the cable safely and efficiently. Be a key contact point for large groups and identifying and resolving problems if and when they arise. To demonstrate a practical commitment to the strategy and daily operations of WakeMK.

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