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Apprentice Outdoor Education Tutor

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 06/07/2021 12:00
£5.59 per hour Apprentice Wage (in first year)
Hours per week:
37 hours over 5 days, annualised as some weekend and Bank Holiday working is required.
Job Category:
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Derwent Hill, Keswick
Post Number:
50076783, 50009772
Number of posts:

Job details 

Closing date:
6 Jul

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Fixed Term - 15 months.

Derwent Hill is owned and operated by Sunderland City Council in a world class location in the English Lake District – a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

It was one of the first local authority Outdoor Education Centre’s in England and has been in operation since 1962. The Centre has grown since then and we now provide a wide range of services, but our core purpose is still the same: to provide high quality residential outdoor education for the children and young people of Sunderland. Derwent Hill has established a reputation as one of the premier Outdoor Education Centre’s in the UK.

We are seeking to appoint 2 * Apprentice Outdoor Education Tutors who will learn and develop the necessary skills and experience to assist in the delivery of safe, high quality outdoor education and training courses.

In order to apply for this role, you will need to have the aptitude and ability to undertake a Level 3 apprenticeship, which will include on and off the job training with Kendal College. You will be supported through the apprenticeship by an assigned College assessor and you will also receive regular mentoring in the workplace from your supervisor/team.

Apprentices will contribute to a rota of evening and overnight on-call duties for which board and lodging is provided free of charge. Please note, Apprentices are expected to live in.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Derwent Hill safeguards students & staff by being committed to Sunderland Safeguarding Board procedures.

For an informal discussion please contact Nick Lumb on 017687 72005

Applications must be completed on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil
If you need any support, contact HR by email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk.

Please note that CVs are not acceptable.

All communication about your application for this post will be to the email address that you register with North East Jobs. This may include details of an online assessment you may need to complete and an invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other method. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

If you have not heard from us within six weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted.

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