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Adventure Experience Coordinator - Great Tower, Lake District

Come and join our Scout Adventures as a live-in Adventure Experience Coordinator at Great Tower, Lake District

Core Purpose

We believe that amazing things happen in the great outdoors.  Our senior staff inspire, coach and teach our volunteer and apprentice instructors who go on to work with thousands of young people each year in the art of Adventure.  Working in one of the country’s most inspirational locations this is an opportunity to join the Scout Adventures team.  Learning by doing is at the heart of Scouting and that’s exactly what you’ll be helping young people and your team to do.

We’re looking for an Adventure Experience Coordinator to join our team who is just as passionate as we are about getting young people outdoors to have an adventure.  The Adventure Experience Coordinator will primarily be responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of our adventures and will be responsible for creating adventure programmes for groups, being the key point of contact for 3rd party adventure providers and completing scheduling for instructors, casual staff and volunteers.  You will already have experience of working at an Activity Centre or similar setting and have an understanding of the various processes and systems which help to make a centre successful.  You’ll have an eye for detail and be good at forward thinking and planning ahead. 

To be the Adventure Experience Coordinator Great Tower it is essential that you have the skills to support the centre.    We would welcome applications from those with a blend of office and IT skills, as well as an understanding of the practical side of outdoor education.

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Before making an application please ensure that you have read the Recruitment and selection policy.

In order for us to monitor the application of our Equal Opportunities policy, we would be grateful if you would also complete the Recruitment Monitoring questions on the Application Form.

If you would to discuss the role in more detail, please contact recruitment@scouts.org.uk

Please read the full application pack before applying.

The closing date for applications is 5 December 2021, 23:59.

First round interviews will be held on 16 December 2021.

Salary:
£22,637 per annum, Band C, Level 3

Location:
Great Tower, Lake District

Term:
Permanent

Hours:
40

Holidays:
25 days per annum plus bank holidays

Closing date:
Sun, December 5, 2021, 11:59 PM

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