Casual Adventure Aberdeen Tutor

Aberdeen City Council
12 Sep 2016
26 Sep 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.

Location: Adventure Aberdeen, Fairley Road 
Duration: Casual 'as and when' required

Job Purpose:
To prepare, develop and deliver adventurous activities to the high standard expected by Adventure Aberdeen.


Qualification Requirements:

PVG Membership for Children and/or Vulnerable Adults or the ability to obtain this prior to commencing employment.
Certified First Aid Training (with a minimum of 16 hours)


Job Specific Skills:
Certificated competence to lead at least two adventurous activities.
Competency to take part in a number of adventurous activities.
A range of leadership techniques and strategies for working with groups of young people.
A mature understanding of the skills required to work in a dynamic, busy and demanding team.

Knowledge Requirements:
The post holder needs to be able to demonstrate an understanding or experience of:
The benefits and opportunities presented by Outdoor Learning and Outdoor Education and if appropriate residential education.
The principles of safety and risk management and its practical applications.
How to structure and deliver activity sessions involving key principles of the Curriculum for Excellence.
Working positively and creatively with young people with additional support needs (ASN) and who can demonstrate anti-social behaviour.

The Individual

Please see the job profile for further details.

See also:
2. Casual Adventure Abdn Tutor Level 3 JP.pdf