We've got a range of seasonal and long term roles available where you can work directly with some of the 165,000 young people we welcome to our centres each year – on activities such as archery, bushcraft, caving and climbing.
When you work for Kingswood, you can enjoy all the fun of a Kingswood residential, every day!
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If you're passionate about working in the outdoors, inspiring young people to learn through having fun and helping them to become the best they can be and want the chance to work towards recognised outdoor industry qualifications, then Kingswood could be the place for you!
- have fun while working in an outdoor adventure environment
- make a positive impact to the lives of young people
- earn an NVQ qualification and get paid to do it
- over 18, enthusiastic and full of energy
- flexible about their location and happy to live at one of our UK centres
- making the decision not to follow a university route to employment
- living in Europe full time (and have done for the last three years)
- motivated and committed to developing their career
Government funded residential apprenticeships are available for applicants who are 18+, plus we are also offering seasonal summer camp coach positions and fixed term contracts.
Each year we recruit over 300 enthusiastic Apprentice Activity Leaders to work at our educational activities centres, we train our Activity Leaders to deliver a huge range of outdoor and classroom based activities to thousands of school groups that visit our centres throughout the year.
As an Apprentice Activity Leader you will introduce guests to a range of adventure activities that meet the groups learning outcomes and could include abseiling, archery, climbing, fencing, go karts, quad biking, low ropes, high ropes, team building, problem solving or watersports.
Our Apprentice Activity Leader programme is the perfect starting point for you if you’re considering a career in the outdoor, leisure or education industries. Not only will you gain invaluable experience that will equip you for your future career but you will also achieve an Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership including externally recognised qualifications, in house training and an NVQ Level 2 in Activity Leadership.
We sponsor you to achieve these qualifications and you will also be paid a monthly apprentice training salary and be provided with subsidised accommodation and an optional food scheme.
We operate at nine fantastic activity centres in the UK and one in France - each set in stunning locations close to Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Sites of Special Scientific Interest. At these centreswe welcome 5 to 17 year olds from schools and groups year-round for a range of exciting outdoor programmes packed with challenging and high-adrenaline activities and during the Ester and Summer holidays we welcome 8-17 year olds from all over the world to Kingswood Camps. Many of our roles require you to be flexible to work at any of our centres.
From time to time we also have vacancies at our offices in Brighton and Norwich.
In addition to our apprenticeship scheme we have a variety of centre, office and field based jobs. Click the link below to see job descriptions for all available jobs.
Ready to apply? Get in touch using our online application form.
Give us a call on 01273 648 298