Division/Branch: Christian Outdoor Education
Location: Port Hacking, Springwood and Nowra
Job Type: Casual
Closing Date: As soon as the position is filled
Youthworks is seeking casual Activity Guides to join our team. Youthworks Christian Outdoor Education leads the way in professional Christian Outdoor Education. Through the practice of temporary community, the passionate, enthusiastic and highly skilled team use outdoor learning experiences to bring together bible-based discipleship and outdoor education in a unique and powerful way. The team is made up of a talented bunch of people who love Jesus, seek adventure in the outdoors and believe that not all lessons are best taught in the classroom. They are just as passionate about Christian ministry to young people as they are about adventurous experiences in God’s creation.
About the Role:
As an activity guide, you will facilitate quality Christian Outdoor Education programs that combine the guiding of outdoor recreation activities with the Word ministry skills of evangelism, teaching and discipleship.
Provide instruction on activities such as sailing, canoeing, abseiling, indoor rock climbing, archery, orienteering and high and low ropes
Conduct evening and weekend program activities as required
Lead and or participate in overnight expeditions
Undertake additional duties as required to assist in the facilitation of quality guest service
You will need to demonstrate:
Qualifications in Outdoor Recreation (Certificate III level or higher)
Qualifications (current) in First Aid and Water Rescue
Experience working with young people
Experience in facilitating small group discussions
Personal Christian faith and willingness to work within an Anglican organisation
Previous experience in a similar role
Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation or working towards
Remote or Wilderness First Aid
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