Woodlands Adventure

Woodlands Adventure

Woodlands Adventure, Walsall are looking for 2 apprentice outdoor activity instructors for a 12-18 month apprenticeship starting at the beginning of May 2019.

They deliver a huge range of activities including high-ropes, climbing, bush craft and archery. To find out more about the centre see their website.

While working at Woodlands Adventure you will obtain the following qualifications:

  • 2 Day ITC Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid
  • Safeguarding training and certificate
  • Manual Handling (ITC Level 2 Award in safe moving and handling)
  • ITC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the workplace
  • COSHH Training
  • Customer Care Training
  • Prevent Training


  • British Canoeing 2* / Discover / Explore
  • British Canoeing Foundation Safety and Rescue Training (FSRT)
  • British Canoeing Paddlesport Instructor Course


  • Climbing Wall Instructor Award Training
  • Mountain Training Hills Skills Training
  • A range of NGB awards dependent upon individual and employer aspirations

Day to Day Duties:

  •  Assisting with activities
  •  Assisting with the cleaning and maintenance of equipment
  • Liaising with customers and other members of staff

Desirable skills and qualifications, but not essential:

  • Some experience in outdoor activities
  • 5 GCSE’s

Future Prospects:

  • Advanced qualifications
  • Full Time instructor role
  • Links with other outdoor providers, centres and clubs.

Essential Details:

Hourly rate: Apprentice National Minimum Wage

Working Hours: 35 hours a week (can include weekends and evenings)

Closing Date: Tuesday 30th April 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 7th May 2019

To Apply

If you wish to apply, please complete the application form and return it to training@channelgroup.co.uk

Any questions please contact Karen at Channel Training on 01643 708715