Virgin Atlantic Cabin Crew Recruitment

Virgin Atlantic Cabin Crew

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Virgin Atlantic are currently recruiting Cabin Crew to be based at London Heathrow, however you will also be expected to operate out of Gatwick from time to time.

The Virgin Atlantic Recruitment website states:

In a nutshell

Do you aspire to be the friendly, smiling and professional face of the world’s most iconic airline and do you want to do it with style? Yes? Then you’re in the right place!

Virgin Atlantic Cabin Crew have a determined goal to make every customers in-flight experience as memorable as the adventure that awaits them at their destination. We invite you to be part of our exciting team and embark on a journey that can last a lifetime.

Virgin Atlantic Cabin Crew don’t just have a job, they have an invaluable lifestyle, an adventure and a unique opportunity to create a personalised experience for our customers.

Our award winning Cabin Crew make each one of our customers on every flight feel special. With unbridled passion, enthusiasm, tons of resilience and a genuine passion for people, we deliver an outstanding service that has made us quite rightly world famous!

Day to day

You will be working alongside our established award winning Cabin Crew who will undoubtedly share your passion and professionalism for delivering exceptional customer service.

We will encourage you to use your unique personality in order to deliver our shining service which will bring our brand to life; from welcoming our customers on-board to wishing them well as they disembark.

Safety takes priority with us here at Virgin Atlantic and with this in mind you will take a cool, calm and collected approach. You’ll go out of your way to ensure a smooth, safe and enjoyable journey for all our customers.

What’s more, your resilience to deal with the demands of a long-haul lifestyle and instinctive feel for Virgin Atlantic’s service will make every flight something to write home about.

About you

You will have a proven past of delivering irresistible customer service.

We are looking for candidates with the below requirements in order to meet the needs of this role:

You need to be a minimum of 18 years of age, we have no other age restrictions

Have an arm reach of 210cm (this will be checked at interview stage without shoes)

Be able to brace with your feet flat on the floor whilst sitting in our jump seat which is 45cm off the floor (this will be checked at interview stage also without shoes)

Have no live criminal convictions or cases pending, including drink driving convictions

You must have a minimum of three GCSE or equivalent level passes

Be fluent in both written and spoken English

Have the right to live and work in the UK

A confident swimmer; you will need to demonstrate that you can swim 25 metres unaided and tread water whilst putting on and manually inflating a life jacket. This will be tested during training

Committed to undertaking a rigorous five week training programme.

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You will be required to complete a five week intensive training course, taking daily exams requiring an 88% pass mark. These exams must be passed in order for you to continue with the course. This course will be intense, challenging but just as equally rewarding.

We would like you to complete 30 hours of e-learning before you start your course – this will be a great foundation which will see you prepped and ready to begin the training.

Our elite training teams will give you all of the skills and knowledge required to successfully complete your role as Cabin Crew.

After graduating from your wings ceremony with your friends and family cheering you on,  you’ll be ready to take your smile sky high, putting all your fantastic training into practice.

It really will be time to fly!

The perks

Our pioneering spirit and passion keeps our brand vibrantly alive. That’s why we give our people the rewards that they deserve. We have a whole host of benefits in place to help you enjoy life to the full, as well as a world of travel opportunities including up to seven flights a year to a wide range of fabulous Virgin Atlantic global destinations. Beyond a whole world of travel opportunities, we also offer a competitive benefits package including pension and private medical schemes, life assurance, child care vouchers and excellent discounts across the Virgin Group of companies.

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To all recruitment agencies: Virgin Atlantic does not accept unsolicited agency CVs. Please do not send unsolicited CVs to our job openings or to Virgin Atlantic employees. Virgin Atlantic is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.