Outdoor Activities Instructor

at Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre (view profile)
Location Braggers Lane, Bransgore, Hampshire, BH23 8EE, United Kingdom
Date Posted 7th February 2019
Category Instructor
Job Type Contract/short-term


Activities Instructor - Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Centre

Avon Tyrrell is a charity run outdoor centre situated in The New Forest National Park on the beautiful South Coast and we are currently recruiting for passionate and enthusiastic permanent/seasonal outdoor instructors to join our team.

Dedicated to the continuous development of young people and passionate about outdoor learning, Avon Tyrrell it is a fantastic place to work with a great staff team.

We offer a diverse range of onsite activities and work with a broad range of groups, offering you great opportunities to extend your knowledge, skills and experience

What we can offer you

Salary: £18,000 per annum pro rata

Hours: Full Time (42.5 hours per week)

Employee Benefits:

  • 27 days annual leave per annum (pro rata) plus bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Meals whilst on duty
  • On the job training and continuing professional development

Due to the nature of the role, onsite accommodation is available upon request and is charged at £32.94 per week for a single room in a shared lodge.

Essential Qualifications

Candidates should be over 18 and have previous instructing experience, a valid first aid certificate and a minimum of two industry qualifications from the below list:

  • BC Coach Award or BC Paddle sport Instructor
  • ERCA  Traditional Instructor
  • CWI or CWIA
  • A nationally recognised walking/navigation qualification
  • A nationally recognised mountain biking qualification
  • Archery GB instructor

Please download the Job Description for full details of the role and person specification.  Some evening and weekend work will be required.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter, outlining whether you are looking for a seasonal or permanent position and how you are suitable for the post to [email protected]

More information is also available by contacting us on 01425 672347.

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