Adventure Instructor

We need enthusiastic and experienced outdoor activity instructors for both of our Active Adventure Camps running this summer:

Cogges Farm, Witney: 25th July – 12 August
Blenheim Park, Woodstock: 15-19 August

Adventure camps have been specifically designed for children who have a real passion for the outdoors. Our specialist outdoor pursuits instructors will engage the children in a selection of the following activities:

  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Raft building,
  • Archery
  • Shelter building
  • Orienteering
  • Bushcraft
  • Outdoor cooking

Duties will include:

• Supervising and running specialist activity sessions in a range of outdoor pursuits
• Working as part of a team to deliver safe, creative, outdoor adventure activities
• Ensure that children are kept safe by following the camp’s policies and procedures relating to safeguarding, risk assessment and other health and safety issues
• Administering first aid if appropriate
• Help to keep premises and equipment clean, safe and well organised
• Carrying out all responsibilities and activities within an equal opportunities framework

 

You need to be:

    • Experience of working with 6 – 12 year old children in a range of outdoor activities
    • Have an NGB qualification relating to our core activities listed above
    • Appropriate qualifications in relevant sports and outdoor activities
    • Ability to communicate at all levels, particularly with children
    • Ability to work on own initiative but also as part of a team
    • Reliable, enthusiastic and with a positive attitude to work

  • Temporary position
  • 8:30 – 17:30
  • NGB’s required