Bohunt Education Trust

 

Bohunt Education Trust

Outdoor Education Apprentice

Do you have passion for the Outdoors and would like to build a career in Outdoor Education?

Bohunt Education Trust is committed to creating ‘game-changers’ and the outdoor programme forms a key part of that due to its ability to build confidence, self-esteem, resilience, teamwork, communication and a variety of other skills and attitudes in our students.

The Apprentices work with the Director of Outdoor Education to run safe, enjoyable and enriching Outdoor Learning sessions for students across the Bohunt Education Trust, whilst achieving your Level 3 qualification as an Outdoor Activity instructor.  You will also have the opportunity to gain other National Governing Body qualifications in climbing, paddlesports and/or hill walking.

They are looking for someone who loves exploring the Outdoors, has excellent communication and organisational skills, and can prove their commitment to completing their qualification.  Experience of leading groups of students is desirable but not essential.

 

Main Duties:

  • Assist other leaders in providing Outdoor Learning which develops students who are game-changers
  • Provide excellent instruction, communication, engagement, and safe management in the delivery of your work
  • Lead high-quality outdoor activity provision as experience and competence progresses
  • Meet deadlines associated with the apprenticeship programme
  • Support the development of Outdoor Education in BET
  • Assist in administration and the upkeep and maintenance of equipment as required.

During the apprenticeship programme you will have the opportunity to gain certification in:

  • Outdoor First Aid
  • Lowland Walking Leader
  • Learning in the outdoors (bushcraft)
  • Food Hygiene

You can find out more about Bohunt Education Trust here.

 

 

 

Essential Skills and Expertise:

  • An enthusiasm and drive to develop personal skills and experience in Outdoor Education
  • Commitment to developing personal skills to complete apprenticeship and gain appropriate national governing body qualifications in climbing, paddlesports and/or hill walking
  • Evidence of own interest and participation in Outdoor Activities
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • GCSE Level 4 or equivalent in Maths and English

Desired skills

  • Previous experience of leading students in an organised activity.
  • Full, clean driving licence

Essential Details:

 

The Apprenticeship salary is £8,510 for term-time only (39 weeks plus 6 weeks’ holiday)

Working Hours: 37 hours per week

 

Closing Date: 2nd September 2022

Start Date: September/October 2022

To Apply

For full job descriptions please visit the Bohunt website here.

To apply download and complete the application form for support staff.

The application form can be downloaded here: www.bohunttrust.co.uk/bet-careers/vacancies/

Please return completed application forms to jobs@bohunt.hants.sch.uk

(CVs will not be accepted.)

 

For an informal conversation about the role, please email the Director of Outdoor Education, Todd Raetzke: TRaetzke@bohunt.hants.sch.uk