Hindleap Warren
Hindleap Warren Outdoor Centre, Wych Cross, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JH

Position available from January 2018

We are looking for an experienced outdoor professional to come and join our successful team at Hindleap Warren. We are an outdoor centre set in 300 acres of beautiful woodland in the Ashdown Forest. We work with young people from a range of backgrounds including school groups, youth organisations and young people with special needs.

Applicants should have an understanding of the value of Outdoor Education, be able to demonstrate practical capability, communicate well with young people and be a great team-player.

Person Specification

We are looking for an individual who has previous centre experience and holds NGB qualifications. A current First Aid qualification is essential.

You should hold a minimum of two of the following :

  • SPA/Southern Sandstone Award
  • CWA (Ideally with Abseil Endorsement)
  • GNAS
  • A walking qualification: such as BEL/WGL/ML/Lowland leader
  • Cave/Mine Leader
  • NPLQ
  • D1/PCV minibus license
  • UKCC LEVEL 1 or higher


This role offers excellent opportunities for progressing professional skills and gaining further qualifications. A full DBS disclosure will also be required together with proof of right to work in the UK.

We welcome all applications and we are particularly interested in applications from female instructors.



44.5 hours a week (Due to Decrease to 42.5 hours in January after consultation period)

Starting Salary: £18,662.00

Benefits: Accommodation available on site plus meals whilst working

How to apply

If you meet the person specification and you would like to apply please send your CV and completed Equal Opportunities and Declaration of Criminal Conviction form to:

Suzanne Baldock, London Youth, Hindleap Warren, Wych Cross, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JH

Or by email to: suzanne@hindleap.com

Closing date for applications: 12th January 2018