Description: Permanent and Seasonal Activity Instructors
Purpose of the job
To deliver a high standard of Outdoor Education programmes to a variety of Children and Young People and some adults.
*Delivering programmes of water and land based adventure activities for Children, Young People and adults.
*To work closely with the other instructors and to identify and meet the needs of the young people.
*To supervise and deliver those programmes independently and in conjunction with other staff.
*To lead projects set by management.
*To work closely with accompanying staff to develop and evaluate those programmes.
*To work closely with accompanying staff to set appropriate targets for Children and Young People and accredit their achievement.
*To set the appropriate balance of challenge and support for each individual ensuring the 10 principles of high quality outdoor education for young people
*To ensure the safety of all young people, staff and adults which is paramount whilst they are involved at the centre or in the centre programme.
*To maintain records in identified safety areas as required by the Deputy Head of Centre.
*To maintain all specialist equipment as required
*To develop a range of adult courses, which will broaden the work of the Centre
The seasonal instructor must hold two of the following qualifications and the permanent member of staff must hold three. CWA or SPA, UKCC L2, Dingy instructor or higher, British Fencing L1, Archery GB level 1