Apprentice Outdoor Activity Instructor PEAK ACTIVITY SERVICES LTD

We are looking for aspiring Outdoor Instructors that are passionate about outdoor activities and helping others reach their ‘peak’. This is a great opportunity for ambitious and motivated individuals to immerse themselves into the outdoor industry and gain a Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor qualification alongside invaluable hands-on experience.

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Due to the variation of our activities and changing customer requirements our working day is of a flexible nature. Working days are normally approximately 8 hours and include weekend and bank holiday working. Shifts and times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Putting safety first.
  • Planning, preparation and delivery of high-quality activities and/or training in line with Safety Management Procedures and Best Practice.
  • Delivery of activities for which you hold the appropriate qualifications, or for which you have been in-house assessed, and assisting alongside staff of a relevant level of qualification or experience.
  • Promoting and enabling social development opportunities.
  • Being aware of the importance of the centre remaining budget focused.
  • Being ‘At Your Peak’ delivering a high level of customer service.
  • Maximising sales of centre specific products, merchandise and refreshments.
  • Active maintenance of equipment and facilities to ensure the ongoing safety of clients and staff.
  • Contribute towards the development of physical resources (buildings, land and equipment as appropriate).

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor Standard
  • Highfield Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English (if necessary)
  • Bespoke training programme that meets the standard criteria and is suitable to the employer and the requirements for the role

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Full-time employment at Peak

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 (C) or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 (C) or above) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent Archery (Grade Pass) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent Bush craft (Grade Pass) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent High Ropes (Grade Pass) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent Paddle Sports (Grade Pass) Desired

About the employer

At Peak, we pride ourselves on delivery, quality, and personality! Since 2000, we have helped thousands of people scale the heights and reach their peak, whatever it may be. With a team of fun, enthusiastic and highly qualified individuals, we only deliver the best customer service and give you a time to remember! With tailored programmes to suit you we prioritise your aims and desired results and wrap them into a great adventure package.




Rifle Road



M33 2LX

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Training provider



Laura Sharp

Apprenticeship standard

Outdoor activity instructor

Level 3 (A level)

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