Activity Instructors and Watersports and Sailing Instructors

Location: Nottinghamshire & Hampshire
Salary and Benefits Salary from £18.840 - £19,880 including a flexible working and sleep-in allowance (up to 9 sleep ins per month) of £3240
Date Posted: 30/1/2018
The Place Young People's Company
7 Jericho Lane
NG13 0HF
TELEPHONE: 01949 836531
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Activity Instructors and Watersports and Sailing Instructors

The Place Young Peoples Company/Creative Family Solutions are looking for individuals with experience in Bushcraft, Climbing or Watersports. Full time and Part time vacancies for professionals from related backgrounds able to offer enriching activities and learning opportunities for children with complex needs who often exhibit challenging behaviour.

We are building an Activity Respite Service. The service will take several years to mature and candidates must want a long term career developing the skills and awareness necessary.

In practical terms you will be hands on, love working directly with children using, the natural environment, adventurous activities, and be willing to travel and work long shifts also be willing to offer adventure camps to act as respite.

You will be able to drive, have a passion for the activities and qualifications in outdoor education/adventurous activities, and have high standards of personal and professional conduct.

We offer a range of salary depending on qualifications/experience, comprehensive induction, and training in PLACE model and principles of therapeutic work with children.

You will work a rota pattern, be able to work weekends and evenings.

To apply please download and complete the attached application form and email to

Dinghy, Watersports, CWA climbing qualifications and Bushcraft Awards level 2 - 4