In the following series of guides, we take an in-depth look at currently available jobs, and speak to industry experts who have tips for securing work in your chosen field.
Activity Instructor multi activity teaching
Activity instructor jobs (also referred to as multi activity instructors), are often based at a purpose built centre. The ultimate outdoor job, you may specialise in a couple of activities, or you may be trained to cover a wide range. Read advice given by industry insiders. Instructor Jobs... Summer Camp Staff... Career Advice...
Climbing mountain leader & guides
Being able to climb and to teach other people how to climb is an important skill. The single pitch award or climbing wall qualification are the most useful for getting started as an instructor. From there our complete guide takes you through the various employment options and salary expectations. Climbing Jobs... Career Advice...
Mountain Biking jobs & training courses
This increasingly popular sport is very competitive when it comes to teaching. Skills instructors should make sure they have the MBLA qualification and a hands on approach to maintainance. Vacancies tend to fill fast, so hearing about them first on our facebook page will give you a head start! Mountain Bike Work...
Paddlesports canoe, kayak, rafting
Working as a canoe instructor could see you introducing a group of school children to paddling on a small lake or you could be teaching already competent canoeists how to improve their white water technique. Find out how to further your career. Canoe Instructor... Career Advice...
Surf & Lifeguard jobs & courses
Surfers need to look at either the ISA or ASI. While The Royal Life Saving Society UK is the national governing body for training and education in lifesaving, lifeguarding and water safety. Surfing & Lifeguards...
Watersports water based activities
Our wonderful coastline and appetite for water based adventure sports has created a big demand for qualified instructors in surfing, water skiing, sailing and windsurfing. Read our watersports career guide to find out how to get qualified and get working. Watersport Instructor... Career Advice...
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If you are sending off lots of application forms and CVs, but you are not getting much response, we may have a solution. If you want our industry's employers to notice you, make sure you get yourself listed on our new instructor profiles page. Creating a listing only takes five minutes! Featured Instructors...
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RYA Dinghy Instructors/ Senior Instructors
ICC Salcombe ICC Salcombe is an RYA Sail Training Centre and a Multi Activity Centre based in Salcombe, South Devon. We want to hear from RYA Dinghy Instructors and Senior Instructors interested in working for us for the 2014 summer season. Positions are available from March onwards and
Manor Adventure Join the Manor Adventure instructor team for 2014. We have opportunities for both experienced and trainee instructors to work at our centre in Lockerbie, Scotland, teaching anything from climbing to paddlesports. We offer one of the best packages around, as well as comprehensive training and NGB qua
The Manor House If you are seeking to venture into the exciting world of outdoor education and are looking for a partner to help, coach, develop your skills thus enabling you to begin your new career with the best possible advice, training and support, look no further than The Manor House Activity & Development Cen
UKSA If you're looking for the ultimate gap year experience, not going to Uni or want a career teaching watersports, UKSA's ten week instructor course will train you in 3 watersports activities (Stand up paddleboarding, Windsurfing and Dinghy Sailing), enabling you to work anywhere around the world.