Careers shows and exhibitions

come and meet us

Come and see us...

The PGL Recruitment Team spend quite a bit of time out and about at various careers shows and exhibitions to meet people face to face and answer any questions they may have regarding job opportunities with PGL. From national events such as The Outdoor Show to regional careers fairs - we do our best to make sure we are on hand for you to talk to and we look forward to meeting you at one of the following events:

06 October 2014 Newman University, Birmingham - Teaching Fair

PGL will be attending a number of National Sports Roadshows which offer 16-18 year olds and university students the chance to gain advice from leading sports and outdoor providers

2014 Dates

  • 07 October (Brunel University, Uxbridge)
  • 23 October (Worcester University)
  • 15 December (Winchester University)

2015 Dates

  • 30 January (Leeds Becketts University)
  • 05 February (Liverpool John Moores University)
  • 12 February (University of Lincoln)
  • 27 February (University of Central Lancashire)

PGL will be having at stand at the Language Show Live, which is the UK's largest dedicated languages event bringing together exhibitors, seminars, language classes, talks and demonstrations in an incredible celebration of languages. PGL will be based in the Careers & TEFL Zone of the show:

17 - 19 October 2014 Language Show Live, Olympia, London

11 November 2014 World of Jobs – North & Mid Wales Glyndwr University, Wrexham 10am – 3pm

12 November 2014 Shuttleworth College (for existing college students only)

Whether you’re passionate about travelling, photography, climbing, watersports, exploring the British countryside or you’re in the market for some new gear – you’re sure to find everything you need and have a great day at the 2015 Telegraph Outdoors and Adventure Show.  PGL are sponsoring The Careers Hub with informative speakers and free careers advice.

12-15 February 2015 Telegraph Outdoors and Adventure Travel Show, ExCel Centre, London

PGL will once again headline sponsors of this show piece kayaking event - which sees over 850 student paddles battle it out in various categories. Be sure not to miss the legendary parties in the evenings!

6-8 March 2015 National Student Rodeo, National Watersports Centre, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham

If your job role involves providing careers support and advice then you may want to come and see how PGL can help support you and your job seekers. PGL will be attending the National Career Guidance Shows designed for career guidance professionals to network, learn and meet like minded colleagues; gain valuable insights and CPD at seminars delivered by industry experts, Government agencies, examination bodies, charities and educational establishments.

04 March 2015 Olympia, London

11 March 2015 Leicester City Football Stadium

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Key PGL Facts

Key PGL Facts

Need more convincing to apply? Surely not, but if so – here are a few ‘must know’ key facts:

  • we employ over 3,000 people every year
  • over 400,000 guests visit a PGL centre every year
  • we are old! We have been providing activity holidays since 1957 (almost 60 years)
  • we have the most competitive staff package
  • we are the employer of choice within the outdoor activity industry!