Instructor / Group Co-ordinator Vacancy

Location: Blackwell Adventure, Bromsgrove
Salary and Benefits

Pay £13 – £15,000 pro rata.
Positions run from April till September 2018

Date Posted: 30/3/2018
Enquiries please to:
Ned Lloyd, Centre Manager
0121 4451285 or email ned@blackwelladventure.co.uk
Blackwell Adventure
Blackwell Adventure, Agmore Road, Bromsgrove, B60 1PX
www.blackwelladventure.co.uk

Description:
Instructor / Group Co-ordinator

Blackwell Adventure is an Outdoor Activity Provider based in Worcestershire. Our Manor House and Camp Site is set in 50 acres of country estate and boasts a host of land and water based activities. For the 2018 season we are looking for Group Co-Ordinators who will look after the welfare of the guests on our school residential trips.

The role of the Instructor / Group Co-ordinator is essential in the smooth running of the Centre. This is a combined role where part of the time you will be looking after groups and part time instructing depending on how many groups we have on site.

Group Co-ordinator Job Role
Organise and co-ordinate the arrival and departure of your group.
Ensure the accommodation is kept clean and tidy at all times.
Ensure meal times run smoothly and organise the children for tidying up.
Run / organise evening activities which include orienteering, outdoor games, outdoor swim sessions and camp fires.
Liase with teachers regarding outcomes and feedback to the management team.
Look after the pastoral care when sessions are not running and supervise the children.

Instructor Job Role
Instructors make the difference in a centre by building relationships with the children and creating an environment for them to learn and gain from their experiences. Using a variety of land and water based activities the instructors will deliver quality outdoor instruction. Some of the activities you will be delivering dependant on your experience are climbing, abseiling, high ropes, zip wire, archery, team building and water sports.

Person Specification
Child focused and enthusiastic person
Good time management
Self motivated
Fun, outgoing and confident
Ability to relate to young people
Polite

Other Information
The Group Co-ordinator role will start at 8am and finish at 8pm most days with time off in the day to compensate and will be mostly Monday – Friday with the odd weekend.
The instructor role will be any 5 days out of 7 and be mainly daytimes with the odd evening session.

This is a residential based role so therefore we supply accommodation free of charge and facilities provided on site for self catering.

Enquiries please to:
Ned Lloyd, Centre Manager
0121 4451285 or ned@blackwelladventure.co.uk

QUALIFICATIONS
See main text