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Leisure and Theme Park Attendants

Leisure and theme park attendants monitor the operation of amusement arcades, check tickets of entry to theatres and cinemas and show people to their seats, operate rides at funfairs and theme parks, and entertain and look after guests at holiday camps.

Wages

New workers
AVERAGE
Experienced
£ 852
£ 8,448
£ 17,928

Available jobs

In the past year there were 41,831 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Welcomes holidaymakers, provides information about holiday camp, organises and participates in entertainment and activities for guests.

  • Issues change at amusement arcades, monitors the operation of arcade machines and empties coins from machines.

  • Operates rides and supervises stalls at fairgrounds and amusement parks.

  • Checks tickets of people entering cinemas and theatres, and directs people to their seats.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Lifeguarding

  • Housekeeping

  • Legal Hearings

  • Cash Handling

  • Sales Prospecting

  • Booking (Sales)

  • Marketing

  • Data Entry

  • Restaurant Operation

  • Event Management

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Customer Service

  • Communications

  • Management

  • Cleanliness

  • Enthusiasm

  • Operations

  • Teaching

  • Detail Oriented

  • First Aid

  • Sales

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.