Casual Outdoor Education Activity Instructors

Scouts NSW is seeking enthusiastic and professional applicants to join our dynamic Activity Centre teams.

Opportunities available at both Baden-Powell (Pennant Hills) and Cataract (Appin) Activity Centres.

Are you adventurous, passionate and looking for a role where you’ll be paid to do what you love?

We are looking for people with a great attitude, work well in a team and have the desire to continually improve and develop themselves and the team. What we offer is:

  • Competitive casual hourly wage based on qualification and experience level
  • Potential to move into a permanent role in 2023
  • Run fun and engaging activities across our two unique centres
  • Work with a variety of clients from Scouting groups, schools, community groups and more

As an RTO we are committed to the training and development of our staff offering free training and certification in outdoor leadership electives and thorough initial and ongoing training for all staff. If you don’t already have a Certificate III in Outdoor Leadership – we can support you to complete your training!

About our centres

Cataract Activity Centre

  • Located in Appin within easy travel distance from Sydney and Wollongong
  • 10 campsites located within 160ha of beautiful bushland
  • Over 18 activities including multiple unique abseil sites, flying fox, obstacle course, rockclimbing, caving and a 40-meter waterslide!
  • Accommodation on site

Baden-Powell Activity Centre

  • Located in Pennant Hills within walking distance from the train station
  • Historic site backing onto Lane Cove National Park
  • Over 12 activities and more in development
  • Accommodation on site

About you

Selection Criteria

  • Current Working With Children Check and National Police Check (or willing to obtain)
  • Current Senior First Aid and CPR (or willing to obtain)
  • Certificate III in Outdoor Leadership, or equivalent experience in adventurous activities
  • Experience working with children or young people
  • Must have own transport

Please submit applications via email to contact below, including resume and cover letter outlining any outdoor experience along with a copy of relevant qualifications, transcripts and logbook if applicable

Sandy Sirol
Program Manager – Scouts NSW Activity Centres
[email protected]

We look forward to hearing from you!