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Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeship

Apprentices & Activities Team


Full-Time Apprenticeship

14 Months


Apprentice Activity Leader – Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor
12-14 Month Contract

9 UK Apprenticeship Locations + Free Food & Accommodation
£4.30ph (For the first 12 months)

At Kingswood, we pride ourselves in delivering the very best exhilarating activities as well as building unforgettable memories. We don’t just want Kingswood to stay in people’s minds, we want our staff too as well!

An Apprentice Activity Instructor Course for Kingswood, doesn’t just mean that you get to do activities like abseiling, caving, and zip wiring. It means we provide you with an opportunity of a life time. Stay, Learn and Earn with us! #learntheropes

We are looking for passionate, energetic and driven individuals who want to work in the outdoors, have fun and gain great qualifications.

On completion of our 14 month course, you will be qualified in –

· Level 3 Outdoor Activity Instructor
· Outdoor First Aid
· Level 1 Safeguarding
· ECRA High Ropes Instructor
· Archery GB: Archery Instructor
· + Much more depending on your location!

Kingswood offers;

· Opportunity to take functional skills alongside the course
· 14 month apprenticeship starting in January 2022
· Salary of £4.30 per hour (For the first 12 Months)
· 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
· Perk box which includes; phone insurance, taste cards and great price cinema tickets, + loads more.
· Free food and accommodation meaning the money you earn is yours!
· Mentoring by SKERN – An approved ‘Main Apprenticeship Provider’ who is actually part of our
Inspiring-Learning family!
· Two week induction at one of our 11 UK centres
· On-site mentor, to support your learning and training during the programme.
· An enhanced DBS check so you can work with children

You must be;

· Aged 18 or over
· Have a minimum of English & Maths GCSE grade 2 or above or a minimum of Level 2 Functional Skills
· Be an EU citizen and have lived within the EU continuously for the last 3 years
· Be willing to sign up to our Apprentice scheme for 12 - 14 months
· Be willing to be located at any of our centres – Isle of Wight, Norfolk, Doncaster, Northumberland, Kent and the West Midlands
· You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with Kingswood
· Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure at the company’s expense.

*Please note if you hold a qualification in Activity Leadership or Sport & Recreation you may not be eligible*