Medina Valley Centre – Trainee Outdoors
Commencing – Sept/Oct 2017
The Medina valley centre is an independent
Christian outdoors and field studies centre
based on the stunning Isle of Wight. Our staff
are the heart blood of the centre and our
Christian ethos fosters a strong family and
community atmosphere throughout the centre.
We are seeking individuals with a passion for
the outdoors and an active Christian faith to
join our team as 1st year trainees. After your
first year you will have an opportunity to apply
for a limited number of 2nd year places.
Your role would be highly varied and encompass
all elements of centre life. Through the winter
you will be training towards your NGB outdoors
awards as well as in a range of in house
activities, planning the morning thoughts for
the year, getting stuck in with centre
maintenance and so much more!
Once the season kicks in and our first groups
arrive you will be at the forefront of our
activity delivery team, working with groups of
young people to deliver high quality and
developmental outdoor activity sessions!
Through your first year with us you will have
the opportunity to gain:
RYA stage 1, 2, 3, seamanship and day sailing
BCU 2 star (Canoe and Kayak)
Powerboat level 2
Food hygiene
First aid
Safeguarding training
RYA Dinghy Instructor
BCU level 1 coach

Remuneration :
Full training
Full board (food and accommodation)
Monthly stipend of £250
Annual personal kit allowance

For further information or for an application
pack please contact Dave Sinclair on:
01983 522 195

PLEASE NOTE due to the nature of the centre and
the role there is a genuine occupational
requirement that the post holder is a practicing