Work For Us - Pedal Progression

Work For Us

Join Our Growing Team

We’re looking to grow our team of skilled and passionate staff. Pedal Progression offers a range of roles for different skills sets. Current vacancies will be listed at the bottom of the page, but please read below first!

Thank you for showing an interest in working for Pedal Progression

Who We Are & What We Do

We are a small but fast growing and ambitious company, who love all things mountain biking. Our core business activities are to provide the highest quality mountain bike hire and skills coaching. We also have a retail area in the shop where we sell parts, accessories and energy products. We can also special order bikes from Whyte and Marin, and parts and accessories from hundreds of manufacturers through our extensive range of suppliers.

Our hire centre is based at Ashton Court in Bristol.  Over the last 6 years  we have received over 390 5 star Trip Advisor reviews, ranking us as the number two ‘Outdoor Activity’ in Bristol. We are proud of this and are committed to ensuring we hire a team who can continue to deliver this standard of service and share in this pride with us.

You may have also just heard that we are opening Bath Bike Park in 2022. This will create some exciting opportunities for the right people to grow with us and help to make the project a real success.

Our Values & What We Believe

We are passionate about engaging people of all ages and ability. In whatever capacity you work for us, you will need to be able to share your passion for mountain biking with our customers at every stage of their journey.

We consider every member of the team to be key in our success. You will be remunerated fairly for your time and once through your probationary period, generously via our company benefits scheme.

We expect a high level of professionalism at all times, but are a friendly bunch who want to encourage our staff to share their knowledge, ideas, experience and energy into the business to help it grow, make it a better place to work and most importantly create an ever improving experience for our customers.

Does this sounds like a company where you feel you will thrive? If the answer is yes we’d love to hear from you!

What You Need To Do

If you are applying for a position with us, please read the job description and person specification carefully. In addition to your CV please provide us with a cover letter that demonstrates why you would be ideal for the position and how your skills and experience support this. Once we have received your application, we will respond to you within 7 days of the closing date, if you have been successful in getting to the interview stage.

All correspondents regarding careers and applications should be emailed to and

Current Vacancies

Shop Manager – Ashton Court, Bristol

This is an exciting opportunity to head up our mountain bike hire, shop and coaching centre at Ashton Court. You will become a key member of our growing team at an exciting time in the business. You’ll come to work in one of the most stunning locations in Bristol and work for a company that is driven by promoting community and inclusivity in our sport.

The shop/ hire centre manager will, lead, motivate and develop a team of staff to deliver outstanding customer service whilst ensuring the smooth running of centre operations to create a high-quality customer experience across all products and services we offer. As the head of the location you will be an ambassador for the values of the business, a face and a name that our customers can get to know, trust and rely on.

The job will initially be 5 days per week. Please find the job description and person spec here.

If you wish to discuss the role prior to application please email:

All applications to be sent to Matt and Ollie.

Closing Date: 8th November if you are invited to interview this will be held in Bristol on 15th or 16th of November.


Trainee Mountain Bike Skills Coach – Ashton Court, Bristol

These kind of opportunities don’t come along every day! Pedal Progression was founded as a skills coaching company and we’ve spent the last 10 years honing our methods to be where we are today. As a trainee coach, you’ll be put through in house ‘classroom’ and practical training sessions to get you up to speed with our coaching theories and teaching methods. Work shadowing on Bespoke Skills Sessions will follow, leading to you taking sessions on your own.

Although we are based in Ashton Court, Bristol, there will be opportunities for the right person to coach under licence at other riding locations throughout the South West.

The job will initially be 3 days per week, leading to more days in our busier months. Please find the job description and person spec here.

All applications to be sent to Matt and Ollie. This position is now closed.


Shop Staff – Ashton Court, Bristol

Details for this position coming very soon!


Cafe Manager – Bath Bike Park

Our Summer pop up cafe in Bath was a huge success and achieved it’s goal in helping Pedal Progression owners Matt and Ollie meet local residents and answer their questions about the project. We are now looking to recruit a cafe manager, to grow the cafe offering and make it profitable through the Winter months and into next year, when the mountain bike trails will be built and Bath Bike Park opens fully. This is an amazing opportunity to be front and centre in a really exciting project, whilst establishing yourself as a key member of our team for the long term! If you love bikes, love coffee and are driven with some entrepreneurial skills, we’d love to hear from you.

The job will be 5 days per week. Please find the job description and person spec here.

All applications to be sent to Matt and Ollie. Closing Date: On going


Before you Apply

  • Please read the job description and person specification carefully
  • Any questions should be directed to
  • In addition to your CV please provide us with a cover letter that demonstrates why you would be ideal for the position and how your skills and experience support this

You will be joining us at an exciting time. This position has great scope for someone who wants to play a key role in shaping the business over the coming years. We offer a good industry bench marked salary, a pretty nice work location and some awesome staff perks.