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Activity Manager
Activity Manager
Vacancy:
Acorn Adventure
Company:
Adventure Centre jobs (Management, Multi sports, Working with children)
Category:
Early April - late August 2018
Dates:
UK Seasonal Package: National min/living wage, meals,accommodation and uniform provided. Overseas Seasonal Package – Wage, meals & tented or cabin accommodation, uniform and overseas travel provided.
Salary:

Looking to further your career in the Outdoor Industry?

The Activity Manager role is ideal for an experienced senior or chief activity instructor with a proven supervisory background looking to progress in the outdoor industry.

Your leadership and organisational skills will be tested to the full as you will be responsible for the instructional staff team, their training, and monitoring the safe and effective delivery of all activity programmes at the centre.

We are now recruiting Activity Managers for our following centres:

  • Cala Llevado, Spain For Spain we require an Activity Manager with an RYA Senior Dinghy Qualification and ideally a BC coaching award.
  • Brecon Beacons, Wales - Our centre based in Llangorse needs an Activity Manager with a minimum of a UKCC Level 2 qualification, an SPA qualification and High Ropes experience.
  • Ardres, Opal Coast, North France - For Ardres we are looking for experienced applicants with a UKCC Level 2 and ideally a SPA qualification (Or extensive High Ropes experience)

What we’re looking for…

If you have excellent standards, are highly motivated and have the people skills needed to deliver superb customer service to our guests at all times, then Acorn Adventure is the company for you. You can achieve a lot and gain valuable experience with Acorn Adventure whilst enjoying the benefits of living and working in a fantastic outdoors environment with a group of like-minded people.  

We are ideally looking for people with:

  • Supervisory or management experience in the outdoor industry
  • Experience of activity programming
  • Experience of training
  • 21 years+ for senior positions
  • Availability to start early April 2018 until late August 2018

Why work for Acorn?

On top of the rewarding opportunity to help guide your staff team to reach their potential as well as helping guests of all ages overcome fears and try new and exciting things, we can offer you:

  • A competitive seasonal package with 3 meals a day and accommodation included
  • The use of facilities and equipment in your free time
  • Opportunities to complete training and gain NGB qualifications
  • Personal development and progression – we love to promote from within!
  • The experience of a lifetime, working in beautiful locations with likeminded people

All of our senior staff participate in a comprehensive training programme at our centre in the Brecon Beacons and then travel out to set up their centres with the rest of the senior team prior to guests arriving. We are looking for people who can commit to working the full season. 

All applicants must be at least 18 yrs old and have a UK/EU passport, UK residential address, a permanent UK National Insurance number and a UK bank account. We will be unable to take your application further before they have been obtained. We are unable to apply for a work visa/permit on behalf of an applicant.

A current Enhanced DBS Check or overseas equivalent is required for successful applicants.