Ice Skating Coach

Discipline: Leisure and Fitness
Job type: Flexible
Contact name: Ayesha Ping

Job ref: 184246

GLL, the We are an inclusive employer. We seek and welcome diversity in our teams

UK’s largest public leisure provider is looking for casual Ice Skating Coaches for our Learn to Skate/Play programme at Cambridge Ice Arena in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. The arena is a dedicated permanent ice venue for the city. Over 20 years in the making, the Arena will open thanks to the generous donation of a Cambridge University alumnus who wished the city and surrounding areas to enjoy a premier ice and leisure destination. We want Cambridge Ice Arena to not only be a destination for recreational skaters but also for those who want to engage in a new kind


As an Ice Skating Coach, you’ll teach skating skills to all participants ranging from non-skaters to those more experienced in line with the code of practice. You’ll set up the equipment for each session plus carry out inspections and undertake maintenance and repair activities.


You’ll thrive on seeing people learn, improve and even face their fears over skating – whatever their age or background. You should have experience of delivering the NISA 1-8 Skate UK program or have working knowledge of it and hold your NISA Level 2 qualification. Flexibility, punctuality and reliability are just as important as integrity, a can-do attitude and a real focus on customer service. Passion and personality will stand you in good stead too.


In return, we offer a range of benefits that you’d expect from the UK’s largest leisure provider: 

*         Pension schemes

*         Discounted membership at our leisure centres

*         Career pathways

*         Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best


If you have the passion and skills for this role, apply now


The welfare and safety of the children in our care is of the utmost importance to us at GLL. We follow safer recruitment procedures to ensure that our staff are checked and appropriate to work with children and young people. Therefore we’ll require you to complete an enhance DBS check before you will be allowed to start work. 


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