General Assistant

Closing date: Friday 13 March 2020 at 9am

Salary: £8.46 per hour

Job type: Fixed term/Temporary

Hours: Part time

Location: Blackland Farm (West Sussex), Foxlease (Hampshire) & Waddow Hall (Lancashire) 

Application closing date: Friday 13 March 2020 at 9am

The Role

Join us this season as a General Assistant at one of Girlguiding’s Activity Centres!

Our General Assistants are important for the smooth running of the Centre. The day-to-day job role will be varied, allowing you to be involved in a wide range of duties in order to increase your skillset and experience!

The variety of the role differ at each centre but may include; the smooth operation and clean presentation of campsites, self-catering accommodation & Main Hall buildings, undertaking regular cleaning to all buildings, equipment and facilities and to monitor camp and self-catering equipment. General Assistants also assist in the delivery of Girlguiding’s fun and exciting events, so ensuring that customers and guests have the best experience whilst with us is vital!

Our General Assistants take pride in their work, ensuring that the customers’ needs are recognised and prioritised. They are the public face of Girlguiding, being the first point of contact for our customers. General Assistant’s create an excellent first impression for our guests and ensure that their overall visit to the Centre is as enjoyable as possible.

While Girlguiding’s young membership is only open to girls and young women, we work as One Team with over 100,000 adult volunteers. We value the differences that a diverse workforce brings and are committed to inclusivity across the organisation. Girlguiding is proud to be part of the Stonewall Diversity Champions programme, a member of the Business Disability Forum, and a member of Time to Change. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

How to Apply

Read the application pack and fill out an application form and a diversity monitoring form. Return both forms to us at [email protected]

If you have any questions about the role, please contact our HR team by emailing [email protected] or calling us on 0207 592 1892.