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Looking for a new challenge?
Now recruiting for 2020!
Acorn Adventure is the UK’s leading provider of real outdoor adventure camps for schools, groups and families with centres in the UK and Europe. We have centres in fantastic locations where we can take advantage of the local areas to provide our activities. We use mostly natural surroundings such as lakes, crags, rivers and caves, making us a unique company in the industry.
If you are committed and willing to work hard, you will receive full training and a competitive seasonal employment package. You will be working alongside other like-minded people who want to have a great time both in work time and in social time. If you decide to apply to Acorn you must be willing to put in the hours to achieve your full potential, we believe in working hard to play hard!
Acorn Adventure exists to give schools, colleges, youth groups and families an experience for life in unforgettable locations, whilst taking part in adventurous activities, building life skills and camping in the outdoors. We provide amazing opportunities for our guests and offer staff the chance to develop and gain new skills, experiences and qualifications.
If you are energetic with a passion for the outdoors and committed to giving 100% in whatever you do, then this could be for you!
Acorn Adventure has been running for over 35 years and as such we are truly established within the outdoor adventure industry. We are still an independent family company which gives us a special advantage of allowing us to not only train and develop a team of motivated and enthusiastic staff, but to get to know them too.
The Staff Package
You can expect to receive pre-season training, be able to continue to develop and gain experience in your field throughout the summer and take the opportunity to get involved in post-season NGB courses.
Competitive Seasonal Package includes
- Accommodation (Tents or Cabins depending on the location)
- Travel (Overseas)
- Seasonal experience in stunning locations
The Other Benefits
Working at one of our centres as an Activity Instructor you will be trained in activities such as canoeing, kayaking, climbing, hill walking, fencing, archery, gorge walking and rafting to name a few. All staff regardless of position will have the opportunity to get involved in activities in their own time.
Apply now for 2020 and make your summer one to remember!
Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
All applicants must have a permanent UK National Insurance number and an English/UK bank account.
All applicants will be required to have an Enhanced DBS Check