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We know our work makes a real difference in our community; if you’re looking to be part of that then you’ve come to the right place.

It takes a great deal of effort to provide all that we do, and whilst the majority of that effort comes from our fantastic volunteers, occasionally we also have paid positions available.

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Watchtree Wheelers Team Leader 

The Watchtree Wheelers is a project of Watchtree Nature Reserve Ltd which provides cycles, equipment, facilities and training  enabling people of all ages and abilities to ride. We specialise in cycling provision for individuals with disabilities as well as being a popular choice for families looking for a fun day out.

Our fleet of over 80 cycles is available to hire 7 days a week, the fleet is maintained by our own staff and team of dedicated volunteers.

Income generated from the Watchtree Wheelers supports the reserve and is reinvested into Watchtree Nature Reserve charitable projects. We are looking for a highly motivated and well organised individual to lead all aspects of our cycling operations.

This challenging yet rewarding role would suit an experienced individual looking to progress in the leisure industry.

To apply please download a copy of the Job Description and Application Form from the links below. Completed applications should be sent via email to or by post to Ryan Dobson, Watchtree Nature Reserve Ltd, Great Orton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6NL.

Please note that the application should be completed in full, however you are welcome to also send your CV for reference.

Deadline for applications: Friday 15th February 2019. All applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted no later than Wednesday the 20th of February. As we anticipate receiving a large volume of applications we may not be able to contact all unsuccessful applicants.

Interviews for this position will take place on Friday the 22nd of February 2019.

Application Form Watchtree Wheelers Team Leader

Job Description Watchtree Wheelers Team Leader