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  • Job start date

    3 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

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Working pattern

Full time: Working across the trust, hours/days of work to be discussed at interview. This is a term time only role.

Contract type


Pay scale

D1 - D5

What skills and experience we're looking for

St Barnabas Multi Academy Trust are seeking to appoint an ambitious, motivated and enthusiastic Outdoor Instructor who has vision, can take initiative and can contribute to the provision of curriculum based and extra-curricular outdoor education across our sites. We are looking for someone who is energetic and inspiring. Do you have a passion to develop others and the ability to relate to and empathise with all types of people? Why not apply?

Our provision of outdoor education is something that excites us here at St Barnabas MAT. We want our pupils to develop social and life skills through the medium of outdoor adventure, to support with this we are looking for someone who can operate within the school and outdoor education safety policy, keep up to date with all aspects of activity/qualification development and instigate their own personal development.

We are looking for someone who can support the Senior Outdoor instructor to develop a first class Outdoor Education Programme. Skilled at facilitating groups and individual’s personal development using outdoor education. Experience of working with young people from diverse backgrounds. Ability to work unsupervised, be accountable and responsible for the safety of a group of young people. Exemplify on an ongoing basis the BRING IT! Vision of the Trust.

Experience, knowledge and skills required:

Personal experience of outdoor adventure and instigating own personal development. Experience of working with guidance from more experienced staff as part of a team. Experience working in an outdoor education setting / centre with pupils of primary age. Experience working in an outdoor education setting with young people.

GCSE English and Maths.

Full driving licence

Experienced and active personal practitioner in three or more mainstream outdoor activities, be able to communicate and relate well with young people and have the ability to lead and assist children in a range of outdoor activities.

Experience, knowledge and skills required - Desirable:

Experience of working in a residential centre.

RYA powerboat level 2.

RYA dinghy Instructor.

John Muir Award Training.

Forest School Training.

Minimum Tier 2 Safeguarding Training.

GNVQ or equivalent outdoor qualification.

16 hour for outdoor first aid.

National Governing Body Awards.

Mountain leader.

British Cycling Level 2 MTB Leader award.

Rock Climbing instructor award.

BCU kayak/canoe leader award

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • a welcoming and friendly team environment within a MAT committed to staff development.
  • well motivated and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn new skills.
  • the opportunity to flourish within a supportive and forward thinking school family
  • health and wellbeing package
  • onsite parking
  • cycle to work scheme

Further details about the role

Interviews date will be available shortly

Commitment to safeguarding

St Barnabas CE Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks. This position is exempt from Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Exceptions Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@stbarnabasmat.com

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About St Barnabas Church Of England Multi Academy Trust

Multi-academy trust
Phone number
01752 874652

Our Trust comprises of thirteen schools across Cornwall that work together.

School leaders, teachers and support staff work collaboratively in teams within their hubs and across the Trust to 'Bring It!' by supporting one another to;
- keep pupils safe
- develop and plan the curriculum
- improve teaching and learning

The Trust school improvement team work with our schools to support them and maintain high standards of teaching and learning and pupil outcomes.

The Trust central team work to ensure our schools have the resources they require to deliver a first class education. They support the financial and administrative smooth running of our schools.

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