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Outdoor Activity Instructor at summer camp - Handcross Park School

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Pay: £93.38 - £135.47 per day
Job Type: Activity staff/Resort Rep, Sports Instructor/C....
Location: TELECOMMUTE UK Haywards Heath Haywards Heath United Kingdom
Category: Gap/Temp And Parttime/Holiday
Available from: May 2024
Finishes on: Aug 2024
Type of work: Full Time And Part Time, Outdoor , Daytime Work
Job reference: E06327791
Adventure, Childcare/Care Work, Education 2024-04-22 2024-09-02

Job Description

The Role

The role of an Ultimate Survival Instructor is to use supporting resources to deliver quality, structured outdoor activities and workshops to groups of children aged 7 to 14.

You will be expected to guide groups of children through week-long, timetabled courses with an emphasis on fun, excitement, teamwork, and skill development. You will have a pastoral role, being a group leader and ensuring their welfare.

Contract: Seasonal work available during May Half Term and Summer school holidays.

Hours: 8am – 6pm weekdays. Full time or part time roles available. Where bookings allow, an additional 3 hours may be required on Thursday nights during the season when children are invited to stay for evening activities. If this is required, you will be paid overtime.

Pay:£93.38 - £135.47 per day (Including 12.07% holiday pay) Pay is calculated on age, experience and qualifications.

What Makes us Ultimate?

Adventurers go wild during the summer holidays with our Ultimate Survival programme. Children enjoy fun and adventurous outdoor summer day camps, being fully-immersed in the natural environment, trying brilliant outdoor activities and games, and making new friends!


  • Paid pre-camp training programme to prepare you to be an Ultimate staff member.
  • Subsidised First Aid qualifications and CPD opportunities.
  • Competitive pay
  • Each day is filled with rewarding work in an enthusiastic environment.

Essential Requirements

  • Experience of working with children and delivering activities
  • Passionate about developing children through outdoor education
  • Good organisation and communication skills.
  • A flexible team player, able to adapt to dynamic situations and challenges on camp.
  • Someone looking for a rewarding holiday job, whilst furthering their career in the childcare and outdoor education industry.

Desirable Requirements

  • Relevant degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience taking sole charge of a group of children
  • Qualified or studying towards NGB qualification in adventurous activities, such as archery, bushcraft and mountaineering.
  • Hold a Paediatric First Aid (12 or 6 hour) or First Aid at Work qualification

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