We're Hiring - Activities

October 05, 2018

Calvert Trust Kielder is recruiting for Activity Staff to help us continue to change people’s lives. We have full time and seasonal (25-30 weeks) positions available.

Full-time staff

We are looking for full-time candidates who are confident, engaging and ideally have experience of working in an activity centre with: 

  • a water sports background, ideally with dinghy instructor and canoe qualifications
  • a ropes background with climbing wall award/instructor or SPA/RCI and ERCA high ropes course instructor

Seasonal staff

  • We looking for confident and engaging people who have experience working with and leading groups. This could be working at an outdoor centre, assisting a local Scouts group, coaching a team or volunteering with other clubs or groups.

If you have a D1 driving license that would also be useful. We work with people of all abilities so if you have a background in this let us know. Use the application form to demonstrate that you’ve got what it takes! 


A competitive package with a salary in the range of £13,500 - £17,915 (pro rata for seasonal posts), up to 28 days holiday per annum, contributory pension scheme and training opportunities. On-site accommodation may be available.

A full job description can be found on our website.

To Apply please visit our website.

Closing Date: 11 November 2018
Phase 1 recruitment - late November 2019 

Seasonal staff starting Feb 18th 2019

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