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Adventure Experience Manager in Youlbury (live-in)

Come and join our Scout Adventures as a live-in Adventure Experience Manager in Youlbury and Use your skills to help young people gain theirs

Core Purpose

This job is about ensuring that our visitors all have a great experience of the Scout Adventures product.  With an absolute focus on how people experience our locations, the post holder will lead our on-centre team of volunteers and staff to deliver amazing outdoor experiences to our visitors.

This role has a broad spectrum of responsibility on site and includes both planning for and delivering effective programmes to young people.  It will also lead the way with leading and supporting our volunteer and staff team, helping them to be great at their roles and add value to our visitors at the same time.

Rest assured, this role is about as far from your average 9-5 as you can get.

Person Specification

This role is the needle and thread that makes our adventures centres work – you’ll be excellent at planning and Coordinating our volunteers, staff, contractors, caterers, group leaders and facilities teams to produce a seamless and high quality experience for the thousands of young people coming through our gates each year. 

Keeping an eye on all the little things that make the big picture work is the day to day of this role, ensuring that we are both planning for the future and being great today.  This person knows what’s happening on site all the time and instinctively leads each group through their experience without creating clash with other user groups. 

You’ll be joining a great team; working hard to give as many young people as possible an opportunity to have an adventure with us.  Maintaining relationships with a wide range of stakeholders who all are all involved in operating the centre will be key to success.

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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 4 November 2021, 23:59.

First round interviews will be held online on 20 November 2021. If successful second round interviews will be held at Youlbury on 1 December.

Salary:
£33,594 per annum, Band F, Level 3 (Live In, with accommodation on site)

Location:
Youlbury Scout Adventures Centre, Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1 5HD

Term:
Permanent

Hours:
40

Holidays:
25 days per annum plus bank holidays

Closing date:
Thu, November 4, 2021, 11:59 PM

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