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Climbing Instructor

  • Job Location

    Ford Castle, Northumberland

  • Start date

    April onwards

  • Duration

    Various Contract Lengths

  • Job Benefits

    £24,000.00 – £25,116.00 per year


Fixed term contracts available if preferred.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a qualified Climbing Instructors to join the team at Ford Castle, our newest activity centre, and lead the exciting off centre climbing sessions.
PGL’s team are central to our success, and you will play a huge part in giving our guests a holiday to remember. By joining Team PGL you will actively contribute to our goal of enriching the lives of our young guests. Our Climbing Instructor role is for qualified instructors who have passion for climbing activities and can provide effective instruction, leadership, support, and encouragement to a group of guests.

As a Climbing Instructor, you will be responsible for delivering a safe, engaging, and fun customer experience focused primarily on a natural crag climbing environment. You will take responsibility for the use of equipment and liaising with party leaders and guests to ensure expectations and standards are met.In addition, you will also support Activity Instructors in the team, helping them to deliver the same safe, high quality and enriching experience expected by our guests by monitoring climbing delivery and offering individual guidance to Instructors. Outside of climbing activities, you will also have the opportunity to apply your sills across other activities offered by the centre. You will take care of guests’ needs, including daily organisation, pastoral care and evening entertainment, ensuring guests have a positive experience from arrival until the end of their PGL experience.

Staff Package

Alongside a monthly wage of up to £2,093, PGL provides a thrilling, supportive environment, encouraging our staff to have a great time while fostering their future career. You will also be able to take advantage of PGL’s meals and accommodation packages available which offer great value for anyone looking to live on site.We offer training and qualification opportunities, funded by PGL, allowing you to develop your career. Your uniform is also provided for you, and we offer a 20% discount to our colleagues in all our on-site shops.


What we are looking for

A successful candidate will hold the MTUK Rock Climbing Instructor qualification, relevant NGB qualifications, alongside a First Aid qualification. Alongside this, you will be expected to demonstrates effective communication, organisational and teamwork skills. Previous experience working with children and/or young adults is desirable.

Successful applicants are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure, which PGL will pay for. You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with PGL. PGL is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.

About us

PGL is the UK's market leading provider of activity holidays and study courses for young people.

For over 400,000 children every year, a PGL holiday means the adventure of a lifetime. We employ a team of over 3,000 vibrant, energetic staff
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