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Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeship

  • Job Location

    9 Residential Activity centres throughout the UK

  • Start date


  • Duration

    14 month contract

  • Job Benefits

    £10,982.40 in 12 months + £500 sign-on bonus , Plus free meals & accommodation, 5.6 weeks holiday, Rate increases to £10.10 per hour after 12 months + NGB Instructor qualifications


Love the outdoors? Why not become an expert in outdoor adventure and join our L3 Activity Leader apprenticeship! 

Whether you are looking for a fast-track teaching route in the outdoor sector or looking for a fun gap year while you search for your next move in life. We have you covered with fun, sociable and fulfilling experiences.

What you'll be doing:

  • Delivering a variety of high-adrenaline outdoor activities using a range of specialist equipment
  • Learn how to design and run your own sessions
  • Undertake various external National Governing body (NGB) qualifications 
  • Deliver entertainment sessions and provide fun and exhilarating experiences
  • Ensure all equipment and safety checks are conducted in line with company procedures
  • Ensure compliance with company Health & Safety policy
  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Safeguarding Policy
  • Support with centre projects

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the - end

Receive a Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor Award

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Be taken on full time at any of our 10 UK centres and progress into management and more. Kingswood is part of the inspiring learning family. We have multiple unique brands based all around the world.

Other career pathways in the outdoor sector can include, Multi-Activity Leader, Program Designer, Environmental Education Tutor, Activity Instructor, Ranger and National Park Guide. With these recognised qualifications, you will be able to find interesting companies across the globe.

How much will you earn whilst on the course?

  • National apprenticeship wage: £5.81 per hour
  • Earn £10,982.40 in 12 months
  • Pay no NI or Tax contributions
  • Plus 5.6 weeks holiday
  • Rate increases to £10.10 per hour after 12 months


Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem-solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non-judgemental, Patience, Basic Physical fitness
Qualifications Required

  • English GCSE at level 3 or grade D
  • Maths GCSE at level 3 or grade D
  • NVQ or SVQ Functional Skills Level 1 or equivalent Maths (Grade level 1) 
  • (If you do not have this, please get in touch to discuss how to get this before done, ready for the start of the course)

About us

Changing lives through adventure! Join Kingswood

An adventure to remember, a taste of independence, a rush of adrenaline, a breath of fresh air, a sense of achievement and making memories that last a lifetime. That's what

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