There is nothing like the satisfaction of providing great customer service. PGL takes great pride in delivering a first class experience to our young guests and staff, and with children’s activity centres across the UK, France and Spain, we’ve put together a fantastic retail team to help make PGL a place where people love to work and stay.
We’re currently recruiting new staff to join the team as Retail Assistants in 2020. This is an excellent opportunity to learn from friendly, knowledgeable professionals in a fun working environment.
Whether you’re looking for a new career or you already have experience, you’ll be supported every step of the way of your working adventure as a PGL Retail Assistant. You’ll get to develop your skills from the ground floor, from stock-taking to serving. The chances for progression are all dependent on your own ambition. Many of our Team Leaders and Managers started as Retail Assistants before further developing their career.
Your duties will be shared between retail and bar activities, depending on the centre. Across centre you will ensure that high standards of customer service are delivered and that the accounting of all monies and stock are accurate.
If you’re enthusiastic, have a willingness to learn, and can deliver high standards of customer service, you’re the person we’re looking for to join us in the shop and bar.
All of our roles come with onsite accommodation so, as well as an exciting new job, you’ll be part of the PGL community which gives you the opportunity to meet like-minded people from around the world and get involved with a vibrant social calendar. The atmosphere on our activity centres is one of the main reasons our staff return to PGL year after year!
In addition, you’ll receive a competitive staff package, free uniform, and access to training and development opportunities.
Founded in 1957, PGL is the UK’s leading provider of residential activity holidays and educational courses for young people.
Where you could be working
PGL have a number of centres across the UK and France. Each of our stunning activity centres has their own unique location; from log cabins in the Perthshire forest, in Scotland to a Chateaux on the outskirts of Paris. Whether you are after a bustling centre with access to towns and cities or if you’d prefer a smaller, more remote centre with fantastic outdoor opportunities, PGL have got a centre to suit you. You’ve found the ideal job now you just need to decide your ideal location.
How to apply... Click ‘Apply Now’ to find out more about this role, see where you can work, and complete a short application form. Be part of the adventure!
Successful applicants are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure, which PGL will pay for. You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with PGL. PGL is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.