Activity Guide (Casual)/ Port Hacking, Springwood, West Cambewarra

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.

Your Responsibilities:

  • 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

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in a similar role

  • Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation or working towards

  • Remote or Wilderness First Aid

Obtain the Position Description.

Submit in writing a cover letter and resume by clicking 'Apply Now' below. Please include at least one past employer and your current church minister as referees.

Additionally, please upload the completed Application Form when submitting your cover letter and resume.

Your application should address all selection criteria listed in the position description and include current qualifications, relevant professional experience and Christian ministry involvement. Please include a past employer and your current church minister as a referee.

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