WPT Outdoor Education Coordinator

Vacancy Details

Outdoor Education Coordinator


About the role

We have an excellent opportunity for an Outdoor Activity Lead to join our Sports Team, to contribute to the delivery of the Trust physical education strategy, developing and implementing interventions that will deliver the aims of the strategy. Supporting our school, this role is to support the improvement of our outdoor adventurous activity opportunities for all our students.

Reporting to the Sports Development Manager, you will manage the activity centre budget, support and monitor students’ participation and progress, act as a lead in this area for all school within the Trust. Additionally, providing First Aid within the outdoor activity setting.

You should have experience of leading outdoor sporting activities and hold RYA Senior Instructor and British Canoeing Union Level 2 qualifications as an essential requirement. It would also be desirable for you to hold RYA Powerboat Instructor, Climbing Wall Association – Climbing Wall Award, Rock Climbing Instructor and Archery GB Instructor Award.

How to apply

Head to our recruitment website to apply for this role.

Please upload a supporting statement which should be no longer than two sides of A4 (this should not be a CV) clearly demonstrating:

  • Why you are applying for this position
  • How you meet the competencies of this role using examples from your current and previous experience (please refer to the job description on the WPT website)
  • Any information which you consider relevant that you have not already mentioned

This information is important as it will be used in the shortlisting process to identify suitable candidates for interview and assessments.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.

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