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Apprentice Outdoor Instructor

  • Job Location

    Symonds Yat East, Wye Valley

  • Start date

    Mid March 2020

  • Duration

    October 2020

  • Job Benefits

    Good Apprenticeship wages + Free riverside accommodation + Ongoing training + Big discounts on equipment + Staff uniform




Description

Do you have a passion for outdoor adventure? Join our apprenticeship programme and become an Outdoor Activity Instructor!
 
If you’d like to develop a career in the outdoors, our “Outdoor Instructor Training Programme” could provide you with the ideal launch pad.

We run an intensive five-month training course where you will have the opportunity to gain a collection of National Governing Body Awards (NGB’s)

The course is designed to introduce you to a wide range of outdoor activities, help develop your practical and coaching skills, give you the understanding of equipment that is needed to work in the industry, push your limits and help to make you the best Outdoor Instructor that you can be.

You have the opportunity to gain the following:
  • BC 2* Kayak and Canoe
  • BC 3* Whitewater Kayak
  • BC 3* Open Canoe
  • BC UKCC Level One Coach in Paddle Sport
  • BC FSRT (Foundation Safety and Rescue Training)
  • BC WWSR (White Water Safety and Rescue Training)
  • BSUPA Level One Instructor
  • SPA Training (Single Pitch Award)
  • BCA Level One Cave Leader Award – Training
  • Archery GB Instructor Award
  • 16 Hour Outdoor First Aid Training
  • Site-specific awards in High Ropes and Zip Line
 
All of these qualifications are earned with hard work and dedication; none of them are handed to you on a plate. We work very closely with everyone who is on the course to give you all of the help and resources you need. The right candidate will have the potential to gain all of these qualifications.

Requirements

You must:

  • Be at least 17 years old
  • Have a passion for the outdoors
  • Have some experience of outdoor activities with scouting/guiding/ canoe or climbing clubs
  • Be highly motivated
  • Reasonably fit
  • Have a willingness to learn

 

About us

Wyedean Canoe and Adventure Centre is set in the beautiful Symonds Yat Gorge.

Surrounded by the placid waters of the River Wye and the breathtaking cliffs and woodlands of Symonds Yat Rock. One can undertake in an

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