Outdoor Adventure Instructors
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Award winning adventure company Absolute Adventure has recently been awarded the contract to manage the Bear Grylls Explorers Camp and Jebel Jais Via Ferrata, owned by Ras Al Khaimah Hospitality, UAE. We are urgently seeking suitably qualified and experienced outdoor adventure instructors to lead clients on a range of survival courses, adventure activities, team building events and via ferrata tours on UAE’s highest mountain (1,934m).
The survival courses include half day experiences up to 48-hour extreme events for adults and families.
The standard via ferrata route takes approximately 4 hours to complete and includes 3 zip lines. There are 2 additional, more technical routes. Other activities offered from the Bear Grylls Explorers Camp include rock climbing, abseiling, mountain biking and trekking.
Successful candidates will be given a 5-day IRATA training course, Bear Grylls Instructor Training, other certified courses plus local induction training from our senior management team.
We are looking for enthusiastic, professional and highly motivated individuals to join our dynamic team. You will need to have a strong work ethic, be culturally adaptable with a passion to deliver high quality outdoor adventure programmes.
This is an urgent requirement; staff need to be able to travel during August. The contract will initially run until the end of May 2021. The contract may be extended by mutual agreement.
AED 5000 per month (tax free), shared fully furnished accommodation with paid utilities, transport to/from the mountain camp, food allowance, return annual flights from home country, uniform, 8 days off per month, employment visa.
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
* Current wilderness first aid certification * Recognized certificates in the following fields:
Mountain Leadership, Rock Climbing, Abseiling, High Ropes, Rope Access.
* Previous experience working or using a Via Ferrata is highly desired.
* Clean driving license. * 2+ years’ experience in a similar role * Very high level of fitness. * Passionate about the outdoors * Mature, professional attitude to the industry. * Computer literate * DBS or police clearance certificate
Applicants will not be considered without a CV. References will be taken up prior to job offer. To apply email your cv to email@example.com
Closing date for applicants 15th August 2020