Love the outdoors interested in a job – Lead Outdoor Instructor – Outfit Moray

A local charity Outfit Moray are looking for an instructor does anyone know anyone who may be interested please share!Thank you for your interest in working for Outfit Moray and Bike Revolution.

Outfit Moray is an award-winning charity and social enterprise delivering outdoor learning, adventure and nature exploration programmes which transform lives.

Founded in 2003, we have worked with over 14,000 children and young people; building confidence, self-esteem and resilience, providing positive role models and encouraging the acquisition of life skills and new experiences through challenge and positive risk taking.

We are a visionary, ambitious and passionate organisation committed to making a difference to the lives of others and particularly those who are vulnerable and disadvantaged.

Our unique approach to learning, education, training and development applies to all that we do, whether working one-to-one with children referred to us, running holiday and respite weeks for vulnerable children, outdoor learning and adventure programmes with schools, or activity sessions to improve health and well-being in adults.

We take a holistic approach to our work; founded on the principles of charity, care and compassion, building trust, valuing courage, patience and integrity, developing social skills and team work, respect for human dignity and taking a selfless approach to the needs of others. It is our aim to encourage positive growth: mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually, to provide hope for a better future, to improve happiness, health and well-being and to create a sense of life purpose.


We currently have the following positions available:



Full-time, permanent position: 40 hours per week
Salary: £21,500
Closing Date: Monday 18th January 2016
Interview Date: TBC, expected week commencing Monday 1st February 2016

We’re looking for an organised and experienced instructor to take a leading role in the day-to-day operation and delivery of Outfit Morayadventurous activities and contribute to the overall development and delivery of outdoor learning & adventure programmes. The lead instructor will be expected to be an exemplar of excellence in their programme delivery and to lead and mentor the rest of the instructional and volunteer team providing guidance, advice, training and feedback as appropriate.

If you’re interested in this role, please download the Job Description, and Person Specification, and then apply with your curriculum vitae and covering letter explaining how you meet the specifications required, by emailing Sophie Du Toit or posting to us at 15 Shore Street, Lossiemouth, Moray, IV31 6PB.


For occasional work during our busier periods. We are interested in hearing from anyone who has at least two years experience of using Outdoor activities for personal development and has relevant NGB qualifications. We have a sliding pay scale, based on qualifications and experience, of between £90 – £140 a day.


To support our outdoor instructors in a range of outdoor activities, with a range of different groups. For more details, visit ourVolunteering Page.

About heavywhalley.MBE

After dinner speaker Lecturer and Mountain Rescue Specialist. Environmentalist. Spent 36 years with RAF Mountain Rescue and 4 years with a civilian Team . Still an active Mountaineer and loves the wild places.
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