Job Title : Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership
Employer : Aylmerton Outdoor Education Centre Ltd
Location : Norwich, Norfolk, NR11 8RA
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Education and Training
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01602
Vacancy Short Description : We are looking for two apprentice outdoor education instructors to join our team, working towards a Level 2 NVQ in Activity Leadership with Easton and Otley College and starting as soon as possible.
Qualifications Required : Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and Maths at grades A-C or 9- 4. Apprentices need to be employed for minimum of 30 hours a week in the industry with a contract of employment.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, may be offered an appointment to come into college (Easton or Otley campus) and sit an online assessment to confirm program suitability.
Vacancy Full Description : The role involves outdoor activity instructing to primary age children staying at residential centres based in North Norfolk. Activities vary but include:
-use of low ropes
and a breadth of other outdoor pursuits.
Number of Positions Available : 2
Working Week : Average 35 hours According to rota.
Salary : £136.50 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 19/07/2019
Possible Start Date : 02/09/2019
Personal Qualities : A positive attitude, friendly and fun, sensible and safe - all at the same time!
Skills Required : Well organised, good communication skills and adaptable.
Future Prospects : There is the potential to be taken on as a full-time instructor at the end of the apprenticeship with good rates of pay (better than any of our competitors).
Other Information : You need to love working outdoors, be genuinely interested in what we do and care that children and staff have a wonderful stay with us.
Pay Rates: The current NMW rate for Apprentices is £3.90 per hour with effect from 1st April 2019. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
Apprentices need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in the industry with a contract of employment
Working Week: average 35 hours to Rota.
Shortlisting/Interviews - Shortlisting and interviews will take place throughout the duration of the vacancy ad. This may mean that the vacancy could close before the published cut-off date should suitable candidates be found.
Things to consider : The role involves working with children and is a Regulated Activity. Applicants will need an enhanced DBS and all barred lists checked.
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