Outdoor Activity Instructor
X Adventure Activities Ltd
£16,000 - £17,125 p.a. pro rata (Dependent on qualifications and experience)
Fixed term seasonal post - February 10th – October 31st 2020
Onsite accommodation available
X Adventure Activities Development Centre, Bramley Lakes, Horsford, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 3DH
We are looking for enthusiastic Outdoor activity instructors who are passionate about the outdoors, you will be a skilled facilitator, able to adapt your style to a variety of customers and be completely committed to using the outdoors to develop, re-focus and inspire people.
At X Adventure you will work with people from many social backgrounds but in particular those who experience complicated life circumstances. Through the provision of centre based, wilderness and activity led personal and team development programmes, you will actively improve the confidence, motivation and core life skills these individuals need to make a positive change in their lives.
Applicants must be aged 18 or over, and must hold one or more NGB qualifications in either paddle sports, roped activities, archery, walking or mountaineering.
Experience of delivering team dynamics, DofE, bushcraft, low ropes, raft building and wilderness trails would be highly desirable; as is experience working on intensive developmental programmes with challenging young people.
It would be preferable you have a valid first aid certificate and a full driving license.
An enhanced DBS clearance is required before commencement of any employment.
Working hours will need to be flexible; including work at evenings and weekends.
The work will predominately be located at our development centre in Horsford, Norwich, Norfolk; however, there are expeditions and groups that are located throughout the UK, including Scotland, the Peaks, North Wales and the Brecon Beacons. The Outdoor activity instructor will be expected to also work with these groups.
Application closing date: Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 12:00
Interview dates: Friday 10th, Monday 13th or Tuesday 14th January 2020
Employment start date: Monday 10th February 2020
To apply please email Claire for details and an application form: