Location : UK, Blackland Farm (West Sussex) & Waddow Hall (Lancashire)
Start Date : Summer Season 2019
The Salary : Lead Instructor - £8.41 p/h
We build girls' confidence and raise their aspirations. We give them the chance to discover their full potential and encourage them to be a powerful force for good.
With the help of our enthusiastic Activity Instructors, Trainees and General Assistants, one of the places we provide this is at our Training and Activity Centres - Blackland Farm (Sussex), Foxlease (Hampshire) and Waddow Hall (Lancashire) - along with so much more!
A Typical Day in the Job
In addition to existing instructor roles and responsibilities, Lead Instructors will take an active part in assisting the Senior Instructor in co-ordinating the work of the Activity Instructors and operations on site.
Your main duties will be to supervise the activity team, oversee the day to day operation of the instructed activities, take on responsibility for equipment monitoring and maintenance and to act as a role model/mentor for junior staff.
This is a role which provides a hands-on, all systems-go role with you at the lead!
Girlguiding values the differences that a diverse workforce brings and is committed to inclusivity, and to employing and supporting a diverse workforce. Girlguiding is proud to be part of the Stonewall Diversity Champions programme, a member of the Business Disability Forum, and a member of Time to Change – improving attitudes towards mental health. While Girlguiding’s young members may be female only, our staff team is mixed gender. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability (physical or mental), gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion and belief, sex, and sexual orientation.
Who are we looking for?
To undertake any other duties that may reasonably be required to fulfil the duties of this post.
Evening and weekend working is required as part of this role.
Lead instructors are actively encouraged to engage with suggesting possible improvements / developments in activity provision.
What we can offer you
We offer a wide range of benefits, check out our application packs for more information.