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Arrivals Day Parking Assistant - Fylde College

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  • Position:
  • Salary:
    £8.21 + £0.99 (holiday pay) = £9.20 per hour
  • Date Posted:
    08 Aug 2019
  • Advertising End Date:
    15 Sep 2019
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Job Description
Fylde College are looking to recruit three approachable and friendly Parking Assistants to help with the arrival of new students on Saturday 28th September! 

You will be working from 8am - 5pm ( 8 hours) and will have free lunch provided.
Pay rate: £8.21 + £0.99 (holiday pay) = £9.20 per hour
Start Date: Saturday 28th September
End Date:  Saturday 28th September

Duties include:
  • To direct new students to appropriate parking spaces near their accommodation.
  • To ensure the free flowing of traffic around the accommodation, ensuring access is maintained and routes not blocked.
  • To ensure the quick turnaround of unloading spaces near accommodation to prevent backlogs.
  • To direct new students to appropriate areas of campus for things like key collection and welcome talks.
  • Interact with new students, being able to answer basic questions about the university, and know who to signpost them too if needed.
Skills required:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to communicate clearly with new students and their parents.
  • Good organisational skills, able to ensure cars are directed to free spaces as close to accommodation as possible.
  • Be friendly and welcoming but assertive, able to take command of potentially stressful situations without escalating them.
  • Excellent knowledge of the campus and university.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Good team working skills – able to work closely with college staff and reps.
The ideal candidate would be a current student, but this is not an essential requirement. 

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Under the terms of this work, we endeavour to provide the advertised number of hours however, hours are not guaranteed and that work may cease if there is a fall in demand. 

Adverts that display a closing date should be treated as a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

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