About the role

This role is a great opportunity to develop your instructing skills, build your confidence and learn new skills while getting paid and gaining additional experience.

As an instructor you will lead a wide range of activities to support the growth, development and education of the children, young people and adults who visit us. Activities will include outdoor sessions such as low ropes, high ropes, archery, orienteering and bushcraft, problem-solving activities, sports, arts and craft, environmental activities and many more.  You will also carry out various other tasks to assist in the smooth running of the centre, including cleaning and maintenance.


Key Information

Salary: £17,100.72 per annum plus free uniform and meals when at work.

Hours: 42 hours per week, please note, this role requires evening and weekend work.

Leave: 39 days per annum including bank holidays

Leave entitlement will be calculated on a pro-rata basis for part-time employees

Term: Fixed term, variety of contracts available.

Accommodation: Due to the nature of the job we offer accommodation on site.

This accommodation is shared and charged at £212.92 per month (variable in line with the government’s set NMW accommodation offset rate).


How to apply

Please apply by simply sending your CV and a Covering Letter by email to Rachael at rachael.fisher@londonyouth.org or by post for the attention of Rachael Fisher: Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0QG


Important dates to note

We will be recruiting on an ongoing basis until all positions are filled. Interviews will be arranged on an individual basis.

We have a variety of seasonal posts for varying lengths of contract. Please confirm your availability when applying.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview. Any questions? Call Rachael or Tom on 01494 433531.


Essential documents

Seasonal Instructor Job Description and Person Specification

Employment – Guidance to Applicants – Oct 17

Employment – Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form – May 2018

Employment – Application Form – May 2018

Employment – Declaration of Criminal Convictions Form – May 2018

Employment – Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy – Sept 16