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Outdoor Recreation Activity Instructor

The Salvation Army

Start your career with The Salvation Army today!

We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to review our current vacancies.

ABOUT US

The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.

About the Collaroy Centre

The Collaroy centre is where relationships grow!

Surrounded by lush natural bushland and offering stunning views of Sydney’s northern beaches, the Collaroy Centre is a unique facility that caters for school camps, church and group retreats, conferences and team building days. For over 15 years the Collaroy centre has also been involved in the duke of Edinburgh program, priding itself on running safe and rewarding expeditions.

Owned by The Salvation Army, our mission is to impact lives by growing and valuing people. As well as hosting school camps, birthday parties, conferences, and retreats, we also seek to assist the needy by running and investing in mission programs.

About the Role

An exciting casual opportunity to join as an Outdoor Recreation Activity Instructor.

You will provide exceptional customer service for our outdoor activity-based programs by safely facilitating and utilising activities run by The Collaroy Centre.

This will require you to teach skills and techniques in activities such as High Ropes, Abseiling, Laser tag, Team building, Rock Climbing, Archery to name a few of the activities on offer at the centre.

Key Responsibilities:

Facilitating activities for groups of all ages and backgrounds, liaising with teachers and other activity instructors.
Interacting with campers and helping provide them with a unique and memorable experience.
Maintaining maintenance and daily checks on activities and equipment.
Capacity and willingness to be familiar, understand and comply with organisational policy & procedures.
Ability to manage critical situations with a professional and calm manner.
Maintain relevant qualifications & skills including Rescue training.

About You

Ideally you will be working towards qualifications in Sports and Recreation, Fitness or Outdoor Education. On-the-job training will be provided to National Standards in a variety of Outdoor Adventure Activities.

Requirements of the role:

Current NSW Working with Children Check
A national police record check is required
Compulsory Code of Conduct, WHS and Bullying and Harassment training modules are completed and up to date.

Pay and Conditions

Half Day week $92.49 (2x 1.5hr session + Setup/Pack Down)
Half Day weekend $105.48
Half Day training $70.68
NFP salary packaging ($15,900 tax free) plus meals and entertainment benefits;
Flexible working conditions;
Financial, retail and lifestyle discounts and benefits;
Employee Assistance Program – Independent confidential counselling service;

How to Apply

We are looking for compassionate people who share our mission and values, if you have the passion and drive to commit yourself to a challenging and rewarding role; we invite you to submit a current CV and a cover letter to Liz Pattenden liz.pattenden@salvationarmy.org.au

To apply for this job please visit salvationarmy.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com.

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