Vacancies for Ice Marshals

Contract type: Fixed-term casual worker
Salary: £10.55 per hour, plus accrual of holiday entitlement
Application deadline:  Monday 16 Sept 2019, 17.00

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Somerset House Trust is seeking Ice Marshals to join the Visitor Experience department during Skate at Somerset House (06 November 2019 – 11 January 2020) with specific responsibility for visitors on the ice rink, ensuring their safety and enjoyment.

This role is based on the ice rink and in skate hire. You should be friendly and engaging and enjoy working with the public. You will be required to assist skaters of all abilities and be willing to share your skating tips with our visitors. Your shift will be divided between on ice and skate hire. At times you will also be required to be a Skate Mate assisting small groups of skaters.

You must be an experienced and confident practising ice skater. Each applicant will be required to complete a Skate test as part of the recruitment process to ensure that you meet the required standards of skating ability. Please note in order to be successful in this role you must provide your own ice skates.

NB: With your application you will be required to submit a short video introducing yourself and demonstrating the ability to skate confidently forwards and backwards and be able to make a controlled stop.

Applicants must be available to work across SKATE (06 November 2019 – 11 January 2020) including over the festive period.

Successful applicants will also need to attend compulsory training sessions on 05 November prior to the pre-opening skate sessions starting on 06 November.