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Careers & SkillS Development Zone

Activity Camps

Every activity under one roof (or canopy!)

West Midlands

Live and work in the stunning Lake District!

Newlands Adventure Centre & Keswick Climbing Wall

Be a part of the award-winning team at Newlands Adventure Centre & Keswick Climbing Wall! We’re seeking skilled instructors to join us! Enjoy the great outdoors, with staff facilities, private accommodation, and all meals provided! Must hold an NGB qualification, driving license, First Aid Certificate, and DBS Enhanced Disclosure. Full-time, contract position. Make your everyday job an adventure!

Nationwide

Ready to start your new adventure?

PGL Travel

PGL is the UK’s leading outdoor education provider, delivering inspirational learning through adventure, and we’ve been enriching the lives of MILLIONS of young adventurers since 1957. If you’re looking for progression and a rewarding career, we offer an incredible opportunity to be paid to learn & develop, make friends and have fun! As a valued member of #TeamPGL you’ll be joining a tight-knit community & building friendships with like-minded people, and in your spare time enjoy socialising, outdoor activities, and team events. Start the adventure and apply to #TeamPGL today!

West Midlands

Outdoor Activity Camps

Coventry Outdoors

Courses range from Bush Craft and woodland Crafts through to higher level qualifications including Forest School Practitioner, Learning Beyond the Classroom & Wilderness Therapy. We also offer a Level 5 Outdoor Learning Specialist Apprenticeship which includes a range of qualifications and also become a Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills Specialist (QTLS)!

Armed Forces

Nationwide

Army

Saving lives. Protecting nations. Safeguarding communities. When you join the British Army, you’ll do something that really matters and belong to something much bigger than yourself. You’ll build bonds that last a lifetime, learn extraordinary skills and travel to the most remote corners of the world – from skiing in Europe to white-water rafting in Canada. There’s nothing quite like it in the civilian world.

You bring your determination, drive and ambition, and we’ll give you everything you need to make an impact in the world. There’s a place here for you.

FIND WHERE YOU BELONG

Coaching Courses

Nationwide

Become an Open Water swimming coach- <strong>STA Level 2 OWS Coaching Courses</strong>

NOWCA

This course is your first step to turning your open water swimming passion into a career. The qualification will prepare you for all aspects of open water swimming coaching including planning, coaching and evaluating swimming sessions. The course meets CIMSPA’s employer-led coach professional standard and is hosted over 3 days

How Will the Qualification Benefit You?

  • Created by STA’s open water swimming experts and leading open water swimming associations 
  • Regulated by Ofqual
  • Meets CIMSPA’s employer-led coach professional standard
  • Recognised internationally, allowing you to take your open water coaching career around the world

When you Get Your Qualification

  • You’ll be trained to effectively plan, deliver and evaluate open water swimming sessions in environments for which you have competence and experience in
  • Take swimmers into an open water environment for the first time, right through to training them for an event

How to Take Your Open Water Coaching Career Further

Once qualified, learners may wish to develop their knowledge in open water further by specialising in areas of open water swimming, such as cold-water or channel/long-distance coaching. These will be achievable through add-on CPD programmes with the STA.

Safety & First Aid

Get all the First Aid skills you need!

Yorkshire

Sports And Fitness First Aid Training

Lloyd Langford Expedition Training

Our two-day Sports First Aid Training Course is setup to provide essential and advanced skills in first aid for those operating or involved in a sports motivated environment. The course is ideal for those taking part in, assisting or coaching sports groups and clubs on a regular basis.

Yorkshire

Sports And Fitness First Aid Training

Lloyd Langford Expedition Training

Our one day Sports First Aid Training Course is setup to provide essential and advanced skills in first aid for those operating or involved in a sports motivated environment. The course is ideal for those taking part in, assisting or coaching sports groups and clubs on a regular basis.

Yorkshire

REC Outdoor First Aid Training

Lloyd Langford Expedition Training

The outdoors is both a dynamic and hazardous environment that all participants need to be prepared for. Our two-day REC Outdoor First Aid Course is ideally suited for the outdoor enthusiast including specialist instructors, teachers and Duke of Edinburgh award candidates. The course is set up to provide essential and advanced life-saving for those operating or involved in an outdoor environment.