Location : England, Harlow, Essex
Start Date : TBC
The Salary : £17,675 - £18,950
Essex Outdoors is a leading outdoor education provider and is part of Essex County Council. We have four centres all offering a different experience for its staff and customers including free residential opportunities for seasonal staff at some of our centres.
A Typical Day in the Job
Essex Outdoors Harlow is a well-established, non-residential urban centre based near Harlow, Essex. Located next to the River Stort, Essex Outdoors Harlow is a multi-activity centre that delivers a wide variety of land-based activities, water sports as well as benefiting from a very successful, on-site, public access climbing wall - The Lock Climbing Wall.
We are looking for an experienced multi-activity instructor to deliver the exciting and varied activity programmes run at the centre. An ideal opportunity for enthusiastic individuals with previous experience of working in the outdoor industry.
Working under the guidance of our senior team this role will deliver taster sessions, SEN specific work as well as developmental programmes such as DofE and GCSE.
Who are we looking for?
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
> To relate well to young people and adults.
> To possess the ability to organise and plan ahead.
> To motivate and encourage young people and adults.
> To behave as a positive role model to staff members and clients.
> To communicate clearly and effectively.
> To support the senior team in the day to day running of the centre.
> To establish and maintain a safe environment.
> To be fully committed to outdoor and residential education.
> To have experience of delivering quality activity programmes.
> Must hold at least one of the following qualifications; BC Level 1, PIA, Paddlesport Leader or other, CWI, RCI or other.