Apprentice Activity Instructor
|Activity Instructor Watersports Paddlesports Climbing Apprentice|
|UK, Blackland Farm (West Sussex) Foxlease (Hampshire) and Waddow Hall (Lancashire)|
|Summer Season 2020|
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.
A Typical Day in the Job
Our Apprentice Activity Instructors assist with the delivery and instruction of our adventure-filled and exciting sessions. The programme will provide a hands-on experience for our apprentices, as you will begin to take responsibility for leading the sessions once qualifications and experience is gained!
Our Apprentice Activity Instructors are passionate, both about the outdoor industry and working for Girlguiding. They represent the public face of Girlguiding, ensuring that all activities are conducted in a manner which promotes and enhances the organisation’s safeguarding policies, images and reputation, ultimately ensuring that participants have a safe and enjoyable experience with us so that they want to visit again.
Girlguiding are committed to training our apprentices and providing them with the qualifications and experience to prepare them for their career. We provide a supportive and enjoyable environment, where our apprentices can learn and develop whilst having fun!
Whilst undertaking your apprenticeship, you will be working towards an Outdoor Activity Standard Level 3. The apprenticeship is in partnership with Locomotivation.
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 girl 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?
No specific qualifications are required for this role as full training will be provided but you must be enthusiastic and have the ability to communicate effectively with customers of all ages. You will need to be able to prioritise your workload and complete work within set within timescales.
What we can offer you
Whilst undertaking your apprenticeship there are a range of things you will learn and benefit from, see the job pack for more information.