VauxWall Duty Manager Vacancy

VauxWall  is a facility of The Lakeland Climbing Centre Limited.  We are driven by our passion for climbing and the positive effects it can bring to everyone’s lives. Our London facilities set a new standard for accessible, clean and constantly evolving indoor climbing.

In partnership with our customers, staff, sponsors and suppliers we have created and continue to develop a friendly, efficient and safety-conscious centres of excellence for bouldering that everyone can enjoy. Strong links with our site in Kendal will provide opportunities for customers and staff to continue their journey into the diverse sport of climbing in the stunning Lake District National Park.


VauxEast = Cabanel Place, SE11 6BD.

VauxWest = South Lambeth Road, SW8 1SR

VauxWall East and West are within 15 minutes’ walk of each other, so the team will work across both sites. VauxWall East opened in 2018 and has already shown it is a popular addition, doubling our Zone 1 capacity for bouldering. Having opened in 2014 and expanded in 2017 VauxWall West is an established hub in the London climbing scene, priding itself on its welcoming environment, convenient location and cleanliness its bustling with climbers from 6am to 11pm. There may be occasional shifts at HarroWall, CroyWall or RavensWall if required.


Positions available:

Positions available:

1 x VauxWall Duty Manager (Full time 35-40 hrs)

Brief overview of the role


Duty Manager

As part of a small multifunctional team the role of Duty Manager is central to the effective running of the Centre. You will be responsible for the provision of a safe, fun and welcoming climbing environment. When on duty you will directly manage the day to day operations including the reception, café and shop with additional responsibilities including cleaning and administrative tasks. There is potential to be involved in both the instruction and route setting programme.


Over the last four years at our first London climbing wall (VauxWall West) we have developed an environment for excellent customer service born out of a happy, supportive and proactive team. LCC’s top priorities are its customers and staff – we want to create and maintain great places to work and climb. Free climbing, discounts with local businesses, financial support for continued professional development, flexible working hours and competitive rates of pay are the key benefits.  An understanding of climbing and enthusiasm for would be an advantage but can equally be developed through experience in the role.


Application Deadline: Sunday 26th May @Midnight

Interviews will be held at VauxWall East: Monday 3rd June

Start Date: 17th June or potentially sooner if available




Completed applications should be emailed to: