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Job Description & Person Specification
Seasonal Full time instructor position at CRS Adventures Ltd

Company name: CRS Adventures Ltd – Based at the River Dart Country Park
Managing Directors: Clare and Roger Sell
Chief Instructor: Adam Habasinski
Position: Seasonal Full Time Outdoor Instructor
Location: River Dart Country Park, Dartmoor, Devon TQ13 7NP
Wage: Dependent on Age, experience and level of qualifications
Hours: Average of 40 hours per week
Accommodation: Onsite accommodation is available with a deduction
Food: Meals are available when residential school groups are staying at the centre.
Essential Qualifications: Level 1 Paddlesport Coach OR Paddlesport Instructor (Level 1). First Aid. At least one years experience in the outdoor industry.
Desired Qualifications: SPA/RCI Training, First Aid Certificate, Cave leader training, D1 Licence.
Start date: End of March 2020
To apply: To apply please send a completed application form to hr@crsadventures.com  Application forms can be downloaded at the bottom of this page. Application deadline 28th Feb 2020

The Company:
CRS Adventures is one of the largest Outdoor Education Centres in the South West, situated on the unique and beautiful grounds of the River Dart Country Park on the edge of Dartmoor. We have a reputation for excellence and professionalism; we operate to the highest safety standards, maintain a wide client base and offer residential and non-residential courses with an unrivalled number of exciting water and land based activities.

Person Specification:
You must be a logical thinker with excellent problem solving skills and be capable of working under your own initiative. Excellent communication skills are essential for the role and it is imperative that you can communicate effectively with clients and colleagues. You need to be able to work with speed and efficiency, and demonstrate confidence and flexibility. You must be fully competent with all aspects of the job and treat all equipment with respect, notifying your line manager of any faults. Excellent timekeeping is essential, and employees must be presentable to clients at all times. When working for CRS Adventures we expect you to be an ambassador for the company at all times.

Responsibilities:
• Run and supervise activity sessions for all clients to a high standard.
• Clients may be the general public, corporate groups, schools groups, college groups and others.
• Maintain the highest level of safety when working.
• Maintain high personal standards of technical best practice through course delivery.
• Follow and understand all operating procedures and risk assessments.
• Day and Night time Supervision of clients when needed.
• Undertake maintenance work when needed.
• Follow instructions from line manager and work to the highest standard possible at all times.
• May be required to perform duties of another position that are with in your capabilities.
• Flexibility with working hours is essential.
• On going personal professional development is essential.

Job Description & Person Specification
Seasonal Dare Devil instructor position at CRS Adventures Ltd

Company name: CRS Adventures Ltd – Based at the River Dart Country Park
Managing Directors: Clare and Roger Sell
Chief Instructor: Adam Habasinski
Position: Seasonal Dare Devil Instructor
Location: River Dart Country Park, Dartmoor, Devon TQ13 7NP
Wage: National Minimum Wage
Essential Qualifications: None
Desired Qualifications: Valid First Aid Certificate
Dates of Work: School holidays and weekends starting 28th March until 6th November
Training: Dates to be specified
Age Restriction: 16yrs and over
Interview Dates: Various dates to be arranged
To apply: Email hr@crsadventures.com to request an application form.

The Company:
CRS Adventures is one of the largest Outdoor Education Centres in the South West, situated on the unique and beautiful grounds of the River Dart Country Park on the edge of Dartmoor. We have a reputation for excellence and professionalism; we operate to the highest safety standards, maintain a wide client base and offer residential, non-residential courses and an exciting mix of activities to groups and the general public.

Person Specification & Job description:
We are seeking staff to work school holidays and weekends for our ‘Dare Devil’ activities. This is the perfect opportunity for anyone looking to work in the outdoors and gaining experience working with the general public. In particular it is the perfect opportunity for outdoor students to gain valuable experience in a busy centre. Applicants must be hard working and enthusiastic about working in the outdoor industry.

You will be working alongside our full time staff and will be responsible for the set up and safe running of activities. There is large campsite at the River Dart Country Park, which provides a wide range of customers for our increasingly popular activities. The ‘Dare Devil’ activities that we operate are High Ropes Course, Mega Zip Wire, Canoe and Kayak Lake, Water Zorbing and indoor Climbing Wall.

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