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Senior Instructor
Senior Instructor
Vacancy:
Acorn Adventure
Company:
Adventure Centre jobs (Management, Multi sports, Working with children)
Category:
Early April - August 2018
Dates:
Overseas Seasonal Package: Inclusive of wage, meals, tented/cabin accommodation, uniform and overseas travel. UK Seasonal Package: Wage, tented or cabin accommodation and meals at a great value rate, uniform provided.
Salary:

Want to further your career in the Outdoor Industry?

We are recruiting Senior Activity Instructors who will be responsible for the delivery of activity sessions to our guests at our centres in Wales, France & Spain.

What we’re looking for…

These roles are ideal for experienced activity instructors with a proven supervisory background. Reporting to the Activity Manager, you will be responsible for all aspects of Paddlesports and Climbing & Land activities, from training and monitoring the instructional staff team to regular checks of activity equipment.

If you have excellent standards, are highly motivated and have excellent people skills Acorn is the company for you! We expect our staff to deliver excellent customer service to our guests, whilst delivering fun and safe taster activity sessions. As part of the role, you will also be required to get involved in all aspects of centre life from cleaning and serving at meal times to site work.

We’re looking for people with the following:

  • SPA assessed
  • UKCC Level 2 Paddlesports Coach
  • Senior Dinghy Instructor
  • First Aid qualification
  • 21 years+ for Senior positions

 All of our staff participate in a comprehensive induction & training programme at centre and there are pre and post-season training opportunities to gain NGB qualifications in different activities. We are looking for people who can commit to working the full season from early April - late August. 

Why work for Acorn?

On top of the rewarding opportunity to help guests of all ages overcome fears and try new, 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 applicants must 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.