Outdoor Facilitator

at Asia Pacific Adventure Ltd. (view profile)
Location Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Date Posted 7th March 2019
Category Education
In the field
Instructor
Job Type Contract/short-term
Freelance
Part-time

Description

Job Description:

  • Facilitate adventure programs for International School students in the wild areas of Hong Kong
  • Ensure safety during all activities, such as rock climbing, abseiling, kayaking, gorge trekking, navigation, amongst others
  • Observe group dynamics and facilitate the experiential learning process utilizing both soft and hard skills
  • Provide an opportunity for young people to recognize and reach their potential

Job Requirements:

  • Highly motivated & passionate with a desire to inspire
  • Previous experience in facilitating Outdoor & Experiential learning programs
  • Experience in leading and instructing outdoor pursuits: rock climbing, abseiling and other high element activities, gorge walking, kayaking, team initiatives, basic navigation, amongst others
  • Strong work ethic with an ability to work long days and overnight programs
  • Strong sense of team work
  • Appropriate references
  • Candidates should be over 21 years old
  • Able to work in Hong Kong from Sept-Dec 2019 with an option to be invited to work from Feb-May 2020
  • Current nationally recognized Criminal Record Check certificates 

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a national governing body (NGB) award in water-based activities (i.e. BC Coach Award or BC Paddle sport instructor, etc.) and land-based activities (i.e. SPA, ML, NZOIA Rock 1, etc.)
  • Current First Aid and CPR certificates (Wilderness First Aid preferred)

Benefits:

  • One return flight from home country to Hong Kong
  • Working visa will be sponsored for successful applicants
  • Accommodations will be provided
  • Meals when working on overnight programs will be provided

How to apply:

Send your CV to [email protected]. 
For more information please visits https://www.asiapacificadventure.com/our-mission/employment/.

We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.