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Instructor, Somerset
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Instructor, Somerset

Mendip Outdoor Pursuits, Churchill, Somerset

Location: Somerset
Salary: £20,850
Closing date: 31/01/22


Instructor Position at Mendip Outdoor Pursuits

Full Time

Start Date; Immediate

From £20,850 pro rata. Salary based on age, qualifications, experience and areas of responsibility

28 days holiday pro rata


Mendip Outdoor Pursuits is a year round multi-activity centre with dry ski slope, near Bristol.

​We are looking for qualified instructors who love the outdoors to come and join our team.

​Mendip is an expanding, dynamic business that is looking for its newest team members. Due to ongoing growth and the development of a winter time Instructor Training Program, we are looking for qualified instructors to help us with this increased delivery requirement.  

You will be required to run activities for a range of clients in a variety of locations. You will need to be able to work independently and as part of a team and have a passion for delivering exceptional activity sessions. In-house, training will be given in all our activities which are not covered by NGB qualifications. Other benefits include free recreational skiing/snowboarding and a generous training budget.

​Essential experience and qualifications

​Age 21+ (For vehicle insurance)

Full UK Driving license

D1 Licence + CPC


BC - Sheltered Water Coach Award

BCA - LCLA L1 – ideally with Mendip/South Wales caves

NRSA (or willingness to complete*)

ArcheryGB Leader (or willingness to complete*)

Knowledge of team development and initiative exercises

Enjoy a varied and challenging programme

Strong communication skills

Good presentation skills

Work well under pressure whilst remaining prompt and professional

Experience working in the outdoor industry

A positive outlook and ability to work as part of a team

​* Places available on a Training and Assessment course at cost price

​Desirable experience and qualifications


BC - Canoe Leader, Kayak Leader, SUP Inland Open Water Leader. PSI, PSL, FSRT Provider



Duke of Edinburgh Supervisor/Assessor

Bushcraft experience


Email to discuss further.

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