Apprentice Outdoor Activity Leader GRENVILLE HOUSE OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTRE

To provide outdoor education instruction for users of Grenville House. To assist Full Time and Freelance staff on outdoor education sessions in a range of land and water-based activities, according to the safety policy guidelines of the centre.

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Closing date: 07 Jan 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday-Sunday, 5 days a week, may include evening and weekend. Days and shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    15 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000212360

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To carry out maintenance tasks relating to the upkeep of activity equipment as necessary.
  • To carry out maintenance tasks relating to the upkeep of the premises of Grenville House, including land, buildings, fixtures and fittings.
  • To monitor and maintain specific Activity/Centre departments as allocated.
  • Participation in work related training, both in-house and external as dictated by the Centre Manager /Deputy Manager/South Devon College
  • Participation in an appraisal system.
  • To support the Housekeeping team as required.
  •  To undertake any such duties of a similar type/level as may be required by the Centre Manager.

The training you will be getting

  • Outdoor activity instructor Level 3 (A level)
  • On the job training will be given plus you will attend college to cover off the Knowledge, Skills and behaviours of the Standard.
  • Functional Skills English and Maths also if required.
  • Opportunities for extra training courses such as SUP instructor & Kayak Instructor plus online learning throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The potential for a full-time job on completion of your apprenticeship


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Grenville House Outdoor Education Centre Brixham - high quality outdoor educational activity holidays for Schools, Children, Youth Groups, Adults.

Employer

GRENVILLE HOUSE OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTRE

Address

GRENVILLE HOUSE

BERRY HEAD ROAD

BRIXHAM

TQ5 9AF

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH DEVON COLLEGE

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Kurt Mockridge

01803852797

Apprenticeship standard

Outdoor activity instructor

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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