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22/03/2017

Outdoor Activity Instructor - Thornbridge Outdoors - £17772

Outdoor Activity Instructor

Thornbridge Outdoors


Salary: £17772

Location: Thornbridge Outdoors, Great Longstone, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1NY

Job Type: Temporary until 31/10/2017 – Full time


Thornbridge Outdoors is Sheffield's outdoor education centre located in the Peak District National Park, near Bakewell in Derbyshire. We provide high quality outdoor education programmes for young people and adults at our 76 bed, 30 acre site and across the Peak District. Activities offered to groups include mountain biking, high ropes challenges, rock climbing, canoeing, caving, problem solving, orienteering and much more.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic outdoor instructor to join our team full time until the end of October, working alongside our small group of instructors.

The successful candidate needs experience of providing, or assisting with the provision of, outdoor and environmental education in a day centre of residential setting.

It is desirable that they have completed training and/or assessment in (in priority order) one or more of the following outdoor national governing body awards:

· Mountain Training Climbing Wall Award or Single Pitch Award
· Mountain Bike Leader (from a recognised national scheme)
· British Caving Association Local Cave and Mine Leader Award Level 1
· Mountain Training Hill and Moorland Leader, Walking Group Leader or Mountain Leader
· British Canoeing Level 2 (old scheme) or UKCC Level 1 (new scheme)

For further details and application forms please go to https://sccjobs.sheffield.gov.uk/ljrl/pages/vacancy.jsf?latest=01005925


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