Adventure Group Tutor (SEND)

Derby, Derbyshire
£21000 - £25000 per annum
Education and Training
Full Time

A fantastic and rare opportunity has arisen for someone to join our Outdoor Education provision as an Adventure Group Tutor in Mansfield.

The right candidate will deliver innovative and engaging lessons in beautiful locations such in the Peak District National Park as well as more local wild spaces around Derbyshire. Our team work from the Adventure & Sports Hub in Pleasley where they benefit from excellent amenities including classrooms and large indoor spaces to practise skills and techniques.

Ideal Candidate:

Someone with a passion for supporting children and young people to challenge themselves beyond the classroom and embrace the outdoors taking part in activities and pursuits such as rock climbing & abseiling, kayaking, canoeing, caving, hiking and much more.

Experience of leading groups of children and young people in the mentioned activities, has a high level of understanding when working with young people who have SEN and/or challenging behaviour and are confident in managing riskier activities and pursuits according to their National Governing Body qualifications.

Due to the nature and location of the activities and pursuits, travel to and from appropriate locations like the Peak National Park is on a frequent and regular basis. We therefore ask anyone applying for this role to have a full driving licence enabling the transportation of learners (transport provided).

Education and Training:

To hold a minimum of 2 National Governing Body Awards (NGB’s).

To hold additional Outdoor specific qualifications (e.g. climbing, Level 1 Kayak etc).

To be able to produce evidence of previous CPD (e.g. first aid, safeguarding training, diversity training, CAF/EHC training, IOSHH).

This is a full-time permanent position, operating Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4pm term time only. The starting salary is £21,000 per annum up to £25,000 per annum.

We believe that building trust and positive relationships with learners is key to successful intervention. If this is something you believe in, then email lydia.day@careerteachers.co.uk today!

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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