Field Studies Instructor

with PGL

newspaper Activity Instructor
locationUK, Osmington Bay, Weymouth, Dorset; Little Canada, Wooton, Isle of Wight
start date2020
salary Competitive wage + meals and accommodation package and full training
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided

PGL is widely recognised as the UK's original and biggest operator of summer camps. In this context our name became known as Parents Get Lost, but we now also operate a programme of family holidays so that parents can come too!

With the help of our staff, we make sure that every year we continue to build upon our success and offer safe, exciting, challenging and fun activities!

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Using knowledge from your degree in Geology, Geography, Biology, Science, or other relevant discipline, you will use the activity centre and the surrounding locations to deliver field studies sessions.

This role is ideal for anyone considering a future in teaching or even current uni students looking for a suitable work placement for your year in industry. The scope for personal development is almost limitless as you'll learn and lead sessions for all ages of school group in subjects ranging from geology and urban geography to alternative technologies.

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

We’re looking for people holding a relevant degree, or with experience of teaching Field Studies in a similar environment, with basic IT skills and the proven ability to work as a member of a fast-paced team. If, in addition to the above, you'll have a particular interest or experience in teaching Science, Maths or ICT we would especially like to hear from you. You will ideally also be able to demonstrate experience of working or volunteering with children/young people. We look for applications from people who can demonstrate energy and enthusiasm for education within a range of subject matter and who have the ability to relate to young people and make learning fun.

our offer What we can offer you

As a Field Studies Instructor, you'll benefit from a competitive wage, accommodation and meals packages, free uniform, training, and a great entry on your CV.


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