Working for the NFWI
Would you like to work for the WI and help make a difference to women, providing them with educational opportunities, a chance to build new skills and campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities? The NFWI employs around 90 people working in a variety of roles at Head Office in London, Denman, the WI College in Oxfordshire and our office in Wales.
We are always looking for talented people to join our team to help maintain the WI’s status as a celebrated institution with the largest women’s membership in the UK.
Why not look at our links below and apply today? If there are no current vacancies at this time, thank you for looking and please do check back on a regular basis.
Some of the benefits of working for us
- A fully auto-enrolled contributory Personal Pension scheme with maximum employer contributions set at 8%
- A holiday entitlement of 28 days per annum rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays, pro rata for part time staff
- Membership of a Healthcare scheme (non-contributory)
- Enhanced sick, maternity, paternity and shared parental pay subject to qualification
- Child care vouchers
- Interest-free Season Ticket Loan (London only)
Guest Services Manager
DENMAN, ABINGDON, OXFORDSHIRE
£29,323 per annum
Our ideal candidate will want to be part of our busy Guest Services team who work together to make sure our guests have the best possible experience. The team manages all Front of House functions; taking bookings and entering these on our database system and looking after the Denman shop. This leading role is crucial in terms of management and support for the College and its 7 day a week operation.
The post holder must have experience of successfully leading a customer focused department in the hospitality/leisure sector, as well as having strong administration skills and some supervisory or management experience.
The role is full time working 35 hours per week on a rota of 5 days in 7, covering days, evenings and weekends .
This role is a fixed-term maternity cover appointment until 20 February 2019.
For an application pack, please contact The HR Department on 020 7371 9300 x236 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Tuesday 28 November 2017
No agencies or media please.
Guest Services Administrator
Based in Denman, Oxfordshire
£16,110 per annum (based on full-time equivalent of £20,138 pa)
28 hours per week
This role is based at Denman College in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, where we provide day and residential courses alongside external events. Working in the Guest Services team, you will work on reception to provide excellent customer service. Duties will range from dealing with guests requests, answering telephone enquiries, and taking bookings and entering on to the customer relationship management system.
You will have previously worked in a customer-focused environment and be able to demonstrate a high standard of customer service, whilst coping with the pressure of a busy reception. Excellent administrative and organisational skills are essential, along with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. You will be reliable, and a team player with plenty of enthusiasm and be prepared to work with colleagues to ensure every guest has the best experience.
This post will work 4 days in 7, covering two rotas depending on the need, either, 8.30am to 4.30pm and 12.30pm to 8.30pm. These hours will generally be worked on Friday, Sunday and two other days in the week which may include a Saturday.
For an application pack please contact the Human Resources department, on email@example.com or 020 7371 9300 ext.236.
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday 22nd November 2017
No agencies or media please.
Based in Denman, Oxfordshire
£27,688 per annum
35 hours per week
The WI is the largest women’s organisation with almost 220,000 members. It plays a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities, the chance to build new skills and campaign on issues that matter to them.
Denman is the WI’s college in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, offering a huge range of day and residential courses for WI members and non-members and is open all year round.
We are seeking to recruit a Facilities Manager who will want to be part of a team which works together to make sure our guests have the best possible experience. This role is pivotal in providing a comfortable, safe and well maintained environment for our guests at all times.
The ideal post holder will be a practical person who can turn their hand to many maintenance jobs. A trade qualification in either, plumbing or electrics is essential, along with confidence and experience working with contractors. A willingness to work anti-social hours if required for the safe operation of the campus, is also needed.
The successful candidate will have the option to live on site, which is subject to a service occupancy agreement. Please note this is not an essential requirement for this role. The role will require working 5 shifts in 7, covering days, evenings and weekends as required on a rota basis.
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy please contact The HR department, on firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 7371 9300 ext. 236 for an application pack.
The closing date for receipt of completed application is Friday 17th November 2017. No agencies or media please.
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