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General Manager - PGL (East Sussex)

General Manager


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Pestalozzi, East Sussex


For young people, teachers, group leaders and parents, PGL is the UK’s leading outdoor education provider, delivering inspirational learning through adventure. We are currently looking to recruit an ambitious General Manager at Pestalozzi, our brand new activity centre opening in 2020 in East Sussex.

Pestalozzi will have a staff team of circa 45 in its first year of opening and will accommodate up to 200 guests per week over a four-month season.

Our plans for the site, are for it to grow from the initial 200 indoor beds in 2020 to a maximum of 750 indoor and tented village beds in the future. We are looking for someone with the capability to embed the operation and to grow with the site over the coming years.

We are looking for an exceptional candidate who demonstrates vision and leadership, along with a proven track record of delivering the highest levels of customer service and margin performance. Drawing on your previous management experience, you will be confident in creating and delivering plans, that are clearly aligned with PGL’s long term strategic aims. We are looking for a values driven General Manager who can embrace the PGL values and implement them through their work.

To apply, please send a CV and a covering letter detailing relevant skills, experience, current salary and reason for applying to Adam Brierley (Recruitment Operations Manager) at

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