We are looking for the right person to join our Adventure Impact team who work with young people with additional needs and/or those who come from disadvantaged or vulnerable backgrounds. We are passionate that the benefits of outdoor activities and education should be available to all, regardless of their life circumstances. Adventure Impact is the fastest growing part of Adventure Plus as we look to reach out and make a huge difference to young people who, for whatever reason, are finding life tough.
The right person would share this passion and ideally have some experience of working with disadvantaged or vulnerable young people and a love of the outdoors.
The candidate would also work alongside our instructor team in delivering adventure activities on our site and further afield.
Training in a number of adventure activities would be provided. In the past this has included, amongst others, LEL3, MIAS Level 1 and BCU canoe and kayak coach.
On site accommodation would be a possibility.
Start date is flexible.
For more details please get in touch with Jon Cox.
We are looking for kitchen assistants and housekeeping staff to join our small friendly team. Training will be provided but some experience will be beneficial.
Work is casual and can involve weekends and evenings. There is scope for regular work.
This is the ideal opportunity for someone looking for a flexible working environment to fit around family commitments and school hours.
For further information please contact us on 01367 810258 or get in touch with Tessa Cox.
This A+ / A Rocha internship has two strands:
Conservation and Land Management (Autumn – Spring): including practical conservation tasks such woodland management and organising Volunteer Conservation
Days, e.g. tree planting and hedge laying; contributing towards the design of wildlife areas on the new Adventure Base site; and developing wildlife
Adventure Education (Spring-Summer): including training in a number of adventure activities and working alongside the A+ instructor team delivering adventure
activities on our site and further afield (eg at Ashburnham Place, Quinta Centre or the Brecon Beacons.)
For more details about this exciting opportunity please get in touch with Jon Cox.
Internship: Conservation & Land Management Co-ordinator
This A+ / A Rocha internship will provide training and experience in practical conservation and land management as A+ design & coordinate the layout
for an Outdoor Education & Adventure Youth work centre in line with our Conservation Site Management Plan.
For more details about this internship please get in touch with Jon Cox.
If you’d be interested in joining the dynamic, growing A+ and Windmill Farm teams in any of the following roles, we'd love to hear from you.
We are looking for someone with an appetite for leading by example in the outdoors, a passion for adventure and a desire to inspire others.
Experience of professional Adventure Centre management and team leadership will be an advantage. A range of (AALS in scope) qualifications. Proven organisational ability and a desire to develop safe and clear systems for team training, kit storage and maintenance. A vision to help Adventure Plus create a cutting edge, exciting Adventure Base. Experience of helping develop adventure centre facilities an advantage.
Work as part of a growing team of passionate people reporting to Jon Cox, A+ Exec Director:
Play a key role in helping our growing operation develop safe and clear systems for team training, kit storage & maintenance
Leading, training and managing the A+ instructor team
Co-ordinating training of our GAP trainees and interns
Developing your own passion for outdoor adventures, inspiring others as you bring them on in their experience & skills
Helping A+ create a cutting edge exciting Adventure Base
Manage A+ operational systems & Adventure Base activities
This is a full time role with the salary dependant on experience and qualifications. Applications will close when we have met the right candidate for this pivotal role! For more details or to send in your CV please get in touch with Jon Cox.
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