Seasonal Activities Instructor

Location: Lendrick Muir, near Kinross
Salary and Benefits

Salary £16,478 per annum (less a deduction for food and accommodation if required) Fixed Term Contract: beginning March 2018 until end October 2018

Date Posted: 21/12/2017
logo COMPANY: Scripture Union Scotland
70 Milton Street
G4 0HR
TELEPHONE: 0141 352 7634

Seasonal Activities Instructor

Scripture Union Scotland is a registered charity that helps all of Scotland’s children and young people explore the significance of Jesus Christ for their lives. We currently have a vacancy for an Activities Instructor to be based at our Lendrick Muir Centre, near Kinross. Lendrick Muir is set in 120 acres of grounds with accommodation for 150 guests.

Working as part of the staff team you will deliver the range of activities being offered by the centre. You will provide activity instruction and maintain the activity equipment and infrastructure. Working with the Activities Manager you will help to develop the range and quality of activities we offer.

Applicants for this post should have at least 2 years experience of instructing activities and hold one NGB Award (preferably BCU Level 2 or SPA) and training towards a second NGB as well as holding a current first aid certificate. Further NGB awards in the following would be beneficial: Canoeing (open boat or kayak), climbing, mountain biking, hill-walking or archery. A full UK Driving Licence is essential (preferably with D1 + E).

For this post, it is important that you are committed to SU Scotland’s ethos, working principles and vision and are able to demonstrate this through your commitment and motivation. It is also an Occupational Requirement (Equality Act - part 1, schedule 9), that the post-holder is a committed Christian.

The successful applicant will be required to become a member of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Scheme and the appointment will be subject to a satisfactory PVG Scheme Disclosure.

If you wish to submit an application for this post please do so as soon as possible as we are keen for you to start.

Further information and an application pack can be downloaded from our website:

Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing or by telephoning us on 0141 352 7634.

Closing date: 2 February 2018
Interviews: 9 & 10 February 2018

Scripture Union Scotland is an equitable employer and operates a child protection policy.
Scottish Charity No. SC011222

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