Outdoor Educator (casual)

Woollamia (Field Studies Centre)  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Field Studies Centre

Trinity Grammar School is now looking for Casual Outdoor Education Professionals to work from our Woollamia Field Studies Centre situated on the Sth Coast of NSW. We are aiming to recommence our programming in mid Term 4 with any casual positions required to be available for induction a week prior to programme starting. Casual position may lead to permanent work in 2021 so if you are after a sea change and to live and work in an outdoor enthusiasts paradise this could be the perfect job for you.

Trinity Grammar’s Field Studies Centre is a purpose built facility that can accommodate up to 96 students with academic, pastoral and outdoor education being a critical part of the a Trinity Grammar philosophy of holistic development for our students in Mind, Body and Spirit. We are currently moving into phase 2 of both our Field Studies Centre facilities construction and from October 2021 the implementation of a term-long Yr9 Field Studies Program.

If you would like to be part of an Outdoor Education team delivering and developing programmes in new purpose built facilities, which are all aimed at providing world class learning outcomes then this would be your ideal Outdoor Educators position. Although Trinity Grammar is a boys only school we are looking for both male and female job applicants who can provide positive role modelling for the students attending the Field Studies Program.

Our ideal candidate would have Certificate IV level qualifications or equivalent experience in:

  • Hiking/Navigation
  • Flat Water Canoe
  • Artificial & Natural Surface Climb & Abseil
  • Challenge Ropes Course
  • Mt Biking
  • Group Management
  • Facilitation
  • Wilderness 1st Aid (or willing to obtain)
  • Current NSW WWCC

Desirable qualifications or equivalent experience:

  • Sea Kayaking
  • Light Rigid License (driving history checks will be required)
  • Residential duty of care

Personal Traits:

  • High levels of professional and personal accountability
  • Team player
  • Ability to communicate effectively and appropriately to both staff and students
  • Willingness to support the Christian ethos and teachings within the school

If you would like to have a confidential discussion or have queries around this role please contact Wayne Pitts (Outdoor Education Coordinator) on 0455207383 or WPitts@trinity.nsw.edu.au.

Applications close 9th October 2020.