Seasonal full time instructor
with CRS Adventures
|Activity Instructor Watersports Paddlesports Climbing Mountain Bike|
|UK, South West, South Devon, Dartmoor|
|End of March 2020|
|Dependent on Age, experience and level of qualifications|
Geographically we are in the best location in the South West to offer a range of seasonal outdoor activities. These include kayaking, canoeing, climbing, caving, walking, mountain biking and whitewater rafting. We also have an extensive selection of on-site tree-top activities including a very large high ropes course. We run a number of additional activities such as the summer daredevils, outdoor management development, corporate adventure training and experience-based training and development.
A Typical Day in the Job
When working within a dynamic environment no day is ever the same! At CRS Adventures we run an extensive training programme giving you the skills to be able to run all of our varied activities including high roped activities, water activities, rock climbing, caving and many more. During a typical residential week Monday starts with a welcome to the group, during the week you will be responsible for your own group leading all their activities and therefore building great rapport and trust. We don't believe that an instructor should stuck on the same activity week in week out. You will run a varied programme of activities for a variety of clients including corporate clients and the general public.
Who are we looking for?
You must be a logical thinker with excellent problem solving skills and be capable of working under your own initiative. Excellent communication skills are essential for the role and it is imperative that you can communicate effectively with clients and colleagues. You need to be able to work with speed and efficiency, and demonstrate confidence and flexibility. You must be fully competent with all aspects of the job and treat all equipment with respect, notifying your line manager of any faults. Excellent timekeeping is essential, and employees must be presentable to clients at all times. When working for CRS Adventures we expect you to be an ambassador for the company at all times.
Essential Qualifications: Level 1 Paddlesport Coach OR Paddlesport Instructor (Level 1). First Aid. At least one years experience in the outdoor industry.
Desired Qualifications: SPA/RCI Training, First Aid Certificate, Cave leader training, D1 Licence.
What we can offer you
- Competitive Salary
- 28 days paid holiday per year pro rata
- Extensive training package
- On site accommodation is available with a deduction.
- Meals are available when residential school groups are staying at the centre.
- Perfect location for any budding outdoor enthusiast to develop.
Tell us about you?
Why would you be good for this job?
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