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Seasonal Multi Activity Instructors
Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre.
We are seeking flexible, enthusiastic, versatile, dynamic and organised Seasonal Multi Activity Outdoor Adventure Instructors to compliment our full-time staff team for the 2017 season. It is anticipated there will be 35 to 37 hours per week available during the peak season for suitably qualified applicants.
Exciting opportunities are now available at Haven Banks Outdoor Education in Exeter. In a pioneering and award winning partnership between Devon County Council and Exeter College, Haven Banks Outdoor Education Centre provides a contemporary hub for outdoor activities for young people and adults from Exeter, Devon and across the region.
The successful applicant will hold a minimum of two National Governing Body leadership awards and be able to demonstrate previous experience leading, coaching and mentoring groups and individuals of all ages and abilities and from every background.
Activity leadership qualification could include: paddle sports, sailing, rock climbing, climbing wall, caving, mountain biking or archery.
You must be able to work alone, as well as part of the team and have a passion for delivering outdoor and adventurous activity programs which will inspire and motivate participants, enabling them to get the very best results.
Priority will ultimately focus on safe practice, as well as learning, enjoyment, and achievement as part of structured practical programs of activity.
The post will include delivery to all users of the Centre involving:
* Approximately 80% outdoor instructional delivery work and 20% centre based admin and preparation time
* Residentials as well as evening and weekend sessions.
* Working in all weathers conditions.
* Constantly and continually managing different groups and group members.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic team and be part of the South West premiere outdoor Centre.
The Centre offers an innovative approach to education, training and recreation with provision that encompasses the individual needs of a wide range of users, including those disengaged from education, those looking for a short term recreational activity, students wanting to train for a future career in the industry through to professionals undertaking training and development in leadership and development.
Exeter College is an outstanding Tertiary College, which was subject to the first pilot "no notice" inspection in 2012 and achieved outstanding across the board. The college also has outstanding financial health and is continuing to invest in an ambitious property strategy.
Exeter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.
Exeter College is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.
£8.39 per hour plus £1.71 per hour holiday pay
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