Trainee Activity Instructor - Start dates from February 2012
Join PGL, the UK's leading provider of residential activity holidays and study courses for young people, as a Trainee Activity Instructor. No qualifications required: we will train you.
Each year we recruit energetic Trainee Activity Instructors to inspire, motivate and reassure our young guests at our centres across the UK and Northern France.
As a Trainee Activity Instructor you will introduce guests to a number of activities and deliver taster sessions including orienteering, archery, fencing, climbing, quad biking, abseiling, high ropes courses and initiative exercises.
You will also help to organise and participate in our dynamic programme of evening entertainment for our guests, escort them between sessions and take them to mealtimes.
No formal qualifications are required for this position - enthusiasm about working in the outdoors with children is all that we ask for.
Experience of working or volunteering with young people will be an advantage to your application.
This role offers the perfect chance for you to begin your career in the outdoors industry and offers the chance to gain valuable instructor awards as you progress.
You'll need plenty of energy, diplomacy and the ability to relate to young people aged from 7-17 years, as well as the confidence to communicate with adult party leaders (teachers, youth workers etc).
If you join us in this role, you will undertake our extensive training programme with ongoing assessment. This will equip you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to help you do your job.
We offer a competitive wage, paid monthly, meals, free uniform and access to training and qualification opportunities, with on-site accommodation provided plus you'll have the chance to live and work in a unique environment!
Start your adventure with PGL in 2012!
Successful applicants are required to undergo an enhanced CRB disclosure, which PGL will pay for.
You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for this position.
PGL is committed to the principle of equality and diversity. We welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.