Bridge on Murray River
21 Oct 2019

Part-Time Outdoor Educator

The Outdoor Education Group Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Job Description

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ABOUT YOU

You are passionate about the outdoors, student education and facilitating exceptional experiences. You understand the balance between adventure and education for students in new spaces and places. You’re willing to learn and mentor peers. You demonstrate strong initiative and a proactive, positive nature. You’ll be as committed to excellence as the rest of the team.

REQUIREMENTS

We are looking for experienced Outdoor Educator to facilitate journeys and hard top camps for school students, primarily in Victoria, New South Wales, Western Australia and South Australia.

As an OEG Outdoor Educator, you will have an appropriate qualification and 2+ years’ experience in the field. This experience in an outdoor education or related field, with recognised competency, needs to be supported with logged experience in the following activities:

  • Hiking/ Backpacking
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing, Abseiling OR High Ropes
  • Mountain Biking

A Wilderness First Aid (50hrs minimum) is required for journey-based programs in VIC, NSW and SA.

Remote First Aid certification is required for WA.

Level 2 First aid is required for Camps.

WE THINK YOU’RE IMPORTANT

We think you and your experiences are important, and our benefits reflect that. OEG offers:

  • Flexibility through a range of roles, both year-long casual contracts and long-term salaried roles
  • Industry-leading onboarding programs, suited to your level • Continuous professional development
  • Dedicated support teams
  • The opportunity to extend your skills and experience
  • A supportive and collaborative community
  • A flexible and adaptive work environment

How to Apply

Applications should include:
  • Cover letter highlighting your qualifications, competencies and experience
  • Resume
  • Logbook (please request template from careers@oeg.edu.au)
All employees of The Outdoor Education Group are required to hold a current Working with Children Check and a Federal Police Check. Please include a copy in your application or note your willingness and ability to obtain these checks to meet our requirements. Applications close 2nd December 2019 for start date 13 January 2020. The Outdoor Education Group is a child and youth safe organisation committed to the protection of children and young people. All successful applicants will be carefully screened.

Job Categories: Outdoor Education. Job Types: Part-Time.

Job expires in 28 days.

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