Climbing Wall Instructor

Mardyke Arena UCC
Mardyke Walk, Western Road, Cork T12 N1FK, Cork

Mardyke Arena UCC are currently seeking applications for the position of Climbing Wall Instructor on a full-time basis. Applicants must have a Mountaineering Ireland Qualification or equivalent.



If you are passionate, motivated, and hardworking, then this is the team for you! Apply with your CV today.  The hours will include a variety of shifts and weekends.  Candidates must be available to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends. Must be passionate and enthusiastic about climbing. Previous experience of climbing highly desirable.




Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

·        Providing an exciting and fun environment for our members and patrons to engage in their climbing experience, ensuring that the sessions are always safe and entertaining.

·        Delivering a thorough safety briefing before all sessions to ensure that the participants are fully aware of all safety measures before taking part. 

·        Delivering all our different climbing sessions that we offer to a wide range of people of all ages and abilities, creating fun and engaging sessions for all.

·        Ability to remain calm, a compassionate approach to helping people.

·        Due to the customer-facing nature of our roles, confident in providing consistently high standards of customer care for our visitors throughout their experience, ensuring both their enjoyment and their safety at all times, by following processes and safety standards.









What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 20 Days paid annual leave
  • 3-Bonus Paid Days at Christmas
  • Generous Company Pension Scheme
  • 30 Days Paid Sick Leave Annually
  • Paid Lunch Breaks
  • Sunday & Bank Holiday Allowances
  • Membership of the Arena Facilities
  • Ongoing Training and Career Development
  • Staff Uniform Provided
  • Staff Parking
  • Staff Reward & Recognition Programme




·        Application Process:


·        To be considered for this post please email your CV plus a one-page application (covering letter) to Liz Dillon Moloney, HR Manager at  

Application Form