Seasonal Hospitality Team Member - YHA helvellyn
YHA Helvellyn are looking to recruit a Seasonal Team Member for 25 - 4.25 hours per week throughout the months of March to October 2023. While we would ideally like someone for the whole season, we would consider a shorter term.
YHA Helvellyn is close to Ullswater and the Lake District village of Glenridding, and located 963 feet above sea level at the foot of England's third highest mountain. For anyone who enjoys the outdoors, there are at least eight summits to reach from the hostel door plus a huge range of opportunities for running, mountain biking and scrambling. It welcomes mainly like-minded guests, who come for is fantastic setting and the warm welcome offered by its staff. Despite its isolated setting, it is easy to access by rail and bus and is half an hour from the M6.
What can YHA offer you?
YHA Helvellyn is somewhere a little different, certainly not your average office. YHA offers a fantastic benefits package including:
- We pay £9.50 per hour - rising to £10.42 from 1st March 2023 for between 25 - 42.5 hours per week.
- We can offer live in accommodation if required (The current staff accommodation charge is £58.52 per week, however this may increase in line with government guidelines in 2023)
- You will get access to YHA’s staff discount and cash back portal
- Free YHA Membership each year
- 10 nights free hostel stays per year for you and up to 3 friends or family
There’s lots more benefits to working for YHA so please visit our YHA Jobs website to find out more.
What will you be doing as a Seasonal Team Member?
working on reception, providing information about the hostel and local area
carrying out cleaning and housekeeping duties
preparing food in the kitchen
serving food and drinks front of house
What Skills and Experience do you need to be a Seasonal Team Member?
We value lived experience just as much as previous skills and knowledge. We offer a robust induction, ongoing training, and further development, however, some of our roles will have further skills requirements.It’s an advantage but not essential that our team members have experience volunteering or working with other people.
Duties vary so good communication skills and basic IT skills are advantageous. Excellent time keeping is essential.
How do you apply?
Submit your CV and complete the application form (it’s a short one, we promise!). If you need any assistance, please visit the contact page on the YHA Jobs website and someone from the team will help you.
Who are YHA?
If you would like to find out more about YHA the charity, the culture, the heritage and so much more please visit our jobs website.
YHA’s core strategic priority is access for all. It is a fundamental part of our charitable objects and the foundation upon which our 90-year history is built. We’re actively building diverse teams and we welcome applications from everyone.
You can find out more about us by visiting the ‘Working for YHA’ pages of the YHA Jobs website.
PLEASE NOTE All relevant checks are in place to ensure safeguarding and legal requirements of safer recruitment are adhered to.
We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.
YHA Job Title - Team Member
Keywords: Hospitality Assistant, Team Member, Hospitality Team Member