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Apprentice Activity Instructors

  • Job Location

    Carlingford, Ireland

  • Start date

    August 18 onwards

  • Duration

    38 week programme

  • Job Benefits

    €100 - €137 per week, all meals and accommodation, 4 week Intensive personal skills training, First Aid, ISA Power Boat Level 2 / Safety Boat (optional)


Join the most exciting and professional outdoor team! 

Always dreamed of working outdoors and teaching others? Carlingford Adventure is running an intensive 38 week apprentice instructor programme to get you set up in the professional outdoor instructor industry.  The specially designed programme will develop your personal skills in over 20 activities and train you on key coaching techniques and methods to enable you to progress in your dream career. 

As a trainee instructor you will learn everything about instructing activities such as kayaking, how to care and maintain equipment to practising emergency rescue procedures for our high ropes and zip line parks. You will gain invaluable experience working with a huge variety of clients who have different needs and work within a fast paced and dynamic team.
Every day you will be outside, learning new things with the support and guidance of our qualified and experienced team of trainers. We are passionate about your personal growth and will continually review and assess your progress throughout the course. 

Positions start with a 4 week intensive personal skills training programme and final exams and assessments will be carried out in August and October.  

If this appeals to you, grasp this amazing opportunity and apply now!


There is no experience or qualifications required, however some experience participating in outdoor activities and/or working with youths/groups is desirable.  The most important qualities that we will be looking for in our candidates are: 
  • Enthusiasm, ambition and high personal motivation
  • Confident swimmers
  • Ability to run 5km
  • Demonstrate a passion for the outdoors
  • Have good sense of humour
  • Outgoing and willing to try new things!

About us

Who are we?

With over 25 years’ experience, Carlingford Adventure is the biggest and most successful Outdoor Activity centre in Ireland! Situated in the beautiful medieval village of Carlingford, we make the most of the
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