Activity Manager 2018

Location: UK, France, Italy & Spain
Salary and Benefits Overseas seasonal package: Inclusive of salary, meals, tented accommodation, uniform and overseas travel.
UK Seasonal Package: competitive seasonal package with 3 meals a day and accommodation included and uniform provided.
Start: Early April – late August 2018
Duration: Approx 5/6 months
Date Posted: 31/10/2017
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Description:
Activity Manager

Looking to further your career in the Outdoor Industry?


The Activity Manager role is ideal for an experienced senior or chief activity instructor with a proven supervisory background looking to progress in the outdoor industry.
Your leadership and organisational skills will be tested to the full as you will be responsible for the instructional staff team, their training and monitoring the safe and effective delivery of all activity programmes at the centre.

We are now recruiting Activity Managers for our following centres:
Cala Llevado, Spain – For Spain we require an Activity Manager with an RYA Senior Dinghy Qualification and ideally a BCU coaching award.
Hauteville sur Mer, Normandy, North France - For Hauteville we are looking for experienced applicants with an SPA qualification or a UKCC Level 2.
Royal Oak, Brecon Beacons, Wales - Our centre based on Llangorse Lake needs an Activity Manager with a minimum of a UKCC Level 2 qualification.
Tan Troed, Brecon Beacons, Wales – Our camp based in Llangorse requires an Activity Manager with an SPA qualification and High Ropes experience.
Ardres, Opal Coast, North France - For Ardres we are looking for experienced applicants with a UKCC Level 2 and ideally a SPA qualification (Or extensive High Ropes experience)
Villeneuve, Italy – For Villeneuve we are looking for experienced applicants with an SPA qualification.

What we’re looking for…
If you have excellent standards, are highly motivated and have the people skills needed to deliver superb customer service to our guests at all times, then Acorn Adventure is the company for you. You can achieve a lot and gain valuable experience with Acorn Adventure whilst enjoying the benefits of living and working in a fantastic outdoors environment with a group of like-minded people.  
We are ideally looking for people with:
Supervisory or management experience in the outdoor industry
Experience of activity programming
Experience of training
21 years+ for senior positions
Availability to start April 2018 and stay for the full season

Why work for Acorn?
On top of the rewarding opportunity to help guide your staff team to reach their potential as well as helping guests of all ages overcome fears and try new and exciting things, we can offer you:
A competitive seasonal package with 3 meals a day and accommodation included
The use of facilities and equipment in free time
Opportunities to complete training and NGB qualifications
Personal development and progression – we love to promote from within!
The experience of a lifetime, working in beautiful locations with likeminded people

All of our senior staff participate in a comprehensive training programme at our centre in the Brecon Beacons and then travel out to set up their centres with the rest of the senior team prior to guests arriving. We are looking for people who can commit to working the full season.

All applicants must be at least 18 yrs old and have a UK/EU passport, UK residential address, a permanent UK National Insurance number and a UK bank account. We will be unable to take your application further before they have been obtained. We are unable to apply for a work visa/permit on behalf of an applicant.
A current Enhanced DBS Check or overseas equivalent is required for successful applicants.

QUALIFICATIONS
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