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Multi Activity Instructor Job





Shropshire, England & Powys, Wales

Job Description:

Manor Adventure is an industry leading residential outdoor activity provider. We have been able to become an Employer of Choice through our focus on the quality of the educational sessions we offer, as well as our commitment to the training and development of our staff. We are now actively seeking applicants for the 2017 season.

We welcome applications from those with or without experience. You can start your career with us or take your existing experience to the next level. All we need from you is energy, enthusiasm and a passion for working with children.


Our comprehensive training programme, which includes gaining recognised National Governing Body awards, will provide you with the confidence and skills to deliver high quality, safe, outdoor sessions at one of our four UK centres, namely, Culmington Manor in Shropshire, Norfolk Lakes in Norfolk, the Abernant Lake Hotel in Wales, and Lockerbie Manor in Scotland.

The work is extremely rewarding. Every Instructor remembers the smile on the face of the first child they helped to have the confidence to overcome their fears.


We offer a range of exhilarating activities including paddlesports, sailing, windsurfing, raft build, climbing, abseil, fencing, rifle shooting, high ropes, zip wire, orienteering, archery, hillwalk, camping, survival, underground maze, obstacle courses, blind trail, BMX and more!

2017 Season - Through to November:

In return for your enthusiasm, hard work and commitment, we can offer you:

  • National Governing Body (NGB) qualifications from EF (fencing),GNAS (archery),BCU UKCC Level 1 coach, NSRA (rifles), RYA DI (Dingy Instructor), RYA L3 safetyboat
  • A comprehensive training and development programme- we don't only develop the abilities of children, we develop the skills and abilities of our Instructors as well
  • An excellent salary package
  • 11 months season with an option of a 23 months contract
  • Extremely rewarding work
  • Career development prospects - we develop good Instructors into Senior Instructors, Chief Instructors and Heads of Centre
  • A fairly priced 'live in' option with good accommodation and food
  • Good working conditions in a professional yet friendly team environment

Apply NOW

We welcome applications from all nationalities but due to our strict Health and Safety procedures applicants must be able to speak English clearly and fluently. All job offers will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references.

We are also recruiting Welsh Speakers.

2017 Application Form - UK & France

Please indicate your preferred position
Selection takes place Friday 9th until Sunday 11th December 2016
Selection takes place Monday 12th until Wednesday 14th December 2016
Selection takes place Saturday 19th until Thursday 24th November 2016
Would you be content if offered an alternative position?
Please indicate your preferred location:
Are you able to speak Welsh?
Are you able to speak French?
Where did you see our advert/how did you hear about us?

Tell us about you

First Name:
Last Name:
Birth Date:
I identify my gender as:
Photo (optional):
The photograph that you attach should have a file size of less than 800k and be in one of the following formats: .gif / .jpg / .png / .bmp
Address including post code:
Do you hold a UK or EU passport?
What is your Ethnic Origin?
If you are a non EU resident do you have a valid work permit?
Do you have a driving licence?
Licence type:
Please give precise dates you are available to work:

Qualifications and Employment History

Do you hold a current First Aid Qualification?
Please give details of any National Governing Body awards you hold for activities for example BCU, GNAS, BFA awards:

Employment History

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Dates you were employed between
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Employment Experience

Please list any relevant experience you have relating to the position you are applying for; give full details of any experience of working with children:
What are your interests and hobbies:
Why do you want to work for Manor Adventure:
Do you have any physical or mental disabilities / any dietary needs / or any medical requirements that you believe the company should be aware of, or would need to make allowances for, should you be invited to one of our selection interviews?
If yes please supply full details:
Have you been convicted of any offences other than minor traffic offences?
If yes please state full details below:
Please note that if you are offered employment you will be required to obtain a DBS report
(Police Check) to confirm the above.

Your references

Referee One Name:
Address including post code:
In what capacity does the above know you? (teacher, tutor, employer, scout leader, etc)
Referee Two Name:
Address including post code:
In what capacity does the above know you? (teacher, tutor, employer, scout leader, etc)
Do Manor Adventure have your permission to contact your referees prior to a job offer being made?

Submit your application

Declaration: I certify that the information given in connection with this application is true and complete. I understand that any false declaration, misleading statement or significant omission may disqualify me from employment or lead to dismissal. If offered employment any changes to the information supplied will be declared.
Please tick to confirm the above statement is true.

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