Leisure Operations Apprentice – Earn while you learn
Adventure Okehampton and YHA Okehampton is set on the north edge of Dartmoor surrounded by beautiful countryside.
The Centre offers residential accommodation for over 200 people, split over 2 sites with other options of camping for accommodation. We offer a range of onsite and offsite Activities, including Abseiling, Archery, Bushcraft, Climbing, High Ropes, Raft Building, Canoeing, Kayaking, Mountain biking and Mountain Boarding.
We looking for active, enthusiastic and motivated individuals for our 2018 season.
No experience is necessary, as training will be given. However, a desire to work in customer service and the outdoor industry is essential. We have a great success rate in the years we have been delivering apprenticeships with Exeter College.
We offer a work placement as well as support for the Leisure Operations Apprenticeship.
This is a great way into the industry giving the all-important practical experience as well as work based learning, so applicants will finish with a seasons experience having worked in a youth hostel and outdoor centre, along with national governing body qualifications.
The successful candidate will aim to gain customer service skills and the following Qualifications: CWA Training, MIAS Level 1, BC 2 Star, Foundation safety and rescue, UKCC Level 1, safeguarding children award, First Aid & a Navigational qualification.
Start date: 5th February 2018
End Date: Late October 2018
Closing date for applications: 31st Dec 2017
Interview Dates: 28th November 2017 & 8th January 2018
Applications or enquiries please send your CV to Nicky Selby – firstname.lastname@example.org