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Seasonal Instructors - YHA Edale Activity Centre (Peak District) - £8.21ph to £8.94ph

Seasonal Instructor

YHA Edale Activity Centre


Situated on the slopes of Kinder Scout in the Peak District National Park, YHA Edale Activity Centre delivers adventurous activities to approx. 6000 participants each year. We are a Residential Centre that prides itself in its inclusivity and work with a broad range of client groups nationwide.

A number of opportunities exist for the 2020 season for enthusiastic individuals who have previous experience of delivering outdoor activities.

Trainee Instructors – must hold one of the following Qualifications and have completed the Training course for one other as a minimum.

Instructors – Must hold 4 of following 5 Qualifications

Rock Climbing Instructor Award

Paddlesport Instructor/UKCC Level 1 Canoe Coach

Level 1 Local Cave Leader (Derbyshire region)

Mountain Leader or Hill & Moorland Leader

D1 entitlement to drive a minibus.

A comprehensive induction programme will be carried out along with full support in gaining further NGB Qualifications and CPD throughout the season.


Anticipated Season mid April to mid November 


Pay Trainee Instructor - £8.21/hour, Instructor - £8.94/hour

Contracts either zero hours or 25 hours minimum

Hours Average of 42.5 hours/week including typically 2/3 evenings

Holiday 29 days / annum pro rata

Sickness Statutory sick pay for up to 4 months (once 6 week probationary period is complete)

Employee benefits Free YHA Membership, Free Hostel Stays BUPA Health scheme

Plus 1000’s of retail vouchers, cash back and savings


The closing date for applications is 17th January 2020


For further details please email Neil McDonald or call 01433 670302

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