School Programme Coordinator

Location: Surrey
Salary and Benefits

Full-time post.
Salary: £20,000.00 per year. Package includes: Pension, international travel, professional development

Date Posted: 5/9/2019
To apply: Please email a copy of your CV and a one page cover letter to Tristan Brown at operations@lifesignsgroup.co.uk, with the subject heading ‘School Programme Coordinator Application – Adventure Lifesigns

Web - www.adventurelifesigns.co.uk

Description:
School Programme Coordinator

Adventure Lifesigns specialises in providing UK-based outdoor programmes & overseas expeditions for both the youth and adult markets. As a medium sized, privately owned company and bespoke provider of expeditions, training and outdoor activities, our clients tell us that we provide the flexible, personalised approach and level of customer service that is often forgotten. Adventure Lifesigns believe passionately in the benefits of outdoor education and we ensure that only the best instructors work for us.

With our Head Office in rural Surrey in the UK, as well as multiple project sites worldwide, we operate in over 20 countries and lead the field in innovation and safety.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the expeditions team as the School Programme Coordinator.

The School Programme Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that students are fully equipped to undertake life changing trips to remote destinations across the world. Over the coming years, Adventure Lifesigns will be taking groups to Africa, South America, Europe and Asia. These expeditions range from 1- 4 weeks and combine personal development with worthwhile community projects and physical challenges. The School Programme Coordinator is required to provide administrative support to the Expedition Managers and will be the main point of contact for parents throughout the build up to the expedition.

Please note that this job will involve out of hours meetings and occasional weekend work.

Candidate Requirements
Essential:
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Computer literate, in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
* Previous work experience in a customer facing and administrative role
* Attention to detail
* No criminal record
* Full UK driver’s license
* Passion for international travel
* Confident public speaker

Desirable:
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Independent and group travel to remote destinations
* Expedition experience

To apply: Please email a copy of your CV and a one page cover letter to Tristan Brown at operations@lifesignsgroup.co.uk, with the subject heading ‘School Programme Coordinator Application – Adventure Lifesigns’

Start Date: 15th November 2019 (or earlier if possible)

Closing Date for applications: 09:00, Thursday 26th September 2019.  Interviews will take place on the week beginning the 1st October.

QUALIFICATIONS
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