Acorn Adventure

Acorn Adventure Invites You to Discover Your Spirit of Adventure (Adventure Centre Needs YOU!!!)
Make 2004 the year to challenge, reward and develop yourself while working in a real adventure centre for the experience of a lifetime.
Acorn Adventure exists to give young people (and the slightly older ones) the opportunity to have an “experience for life” in fantastic locations while taking part in adventurous activities, building life skills while camping outdoors. We provide amazing opportunities for our customers and staff to develop, learn and acquire new skills, experiences and qualifications in safe working environments.
Do you have an infectious personality, a zest for life, the ability to take responsibility and more energy than 100 ten year olds? Would you like the opportunity to give something – and make something of yourself? Are you looking for that “missing something” in your current place of work and know that there is something better out there? Well, we can’t promise to solve all the mysteries of the world in one go, but…….we are experts in delivering brilliant camping, catering, activity and social activities to young people in the UK, France, Italy and Spain. In fact we have been doing exactly that for 25 years.
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Acorn Heritage Acorn Adventure are the UK’s leading provider of adventure camps for schools, youth groups and families, we employ over 300 staff from April to September each summer. Acorn has been operating since 1982 and has delivered fantastic adventure holidays and camping experience to over 350,000 young people.
 Acorn Adventure has grown, gaining strength and a respected reputation within the outdoor industry and is still truly an independent family business. This gives us a special advantage allowing us to train and develop a vital team of motivated and enthusiastic staff delivering brilliant services to our valued guests.
 Acorn requires staff with Catering, Activity, Group or Management experience, skills or qualifications and want YOU to become a valued member of our excellent centre teams. In return you will receive: Excellent Training
Great Food/Accommodation/Wage Package
Seasonal Experience in some of the most beautiful parts of Europe Uniform for work
The other benefits: If you are successful you will be spending up to 5 months in one of our exciting centre locations. You will have the opportunity to learn or improve your skills in canoeing, kayaking, climbing, walking, sailing, windsurfing, archery, fencing, gorge walking or white water rafting. You will have the opportunity to learn or improve your language skills, meeting hundreds of people, making new friends and gaining valuable life skills.
With 7 excellent centres located in France, Italy and the United Kingdom successful applicants can enjoy nature’s playgrounds, working in a fun and friendly environment. Whether you are looking for a career in travel, the outdoor industry, a change of direction or simply looking for a rewarding fun-packed job, Acorn Adventure offers excellent opportunities to broaden your experience and stretch your wings.
Instructor - Qualified and Non Qualified (Training is actually provided to all staff)
Catering Assistant – Basic experience Activity Manager – Ideally holding senior NGB Awards
Administrator – Break out of your office job. Figures, Computers & Money Handling
Cook - Experience in Catering for large groups of people
Catering Manager - Experienced Chef, Cook. Able to provide up to 300 Covers per day?
Village Manager - Bouncy, non-qualified, people people who have bags of energy
Centre Manager - The buck stops here. Phone us for complete details Senior Instructor - L3 Canoe/Kayak, SPA + ML Assessed RYA SI and L3 Windsurf Instructor
TELEPHONE ACORN ADVENTURE And speak to human beings who welcome your call on 0121 504 2066
Final Note: In the meantime, thank you for your interest with Acorn Adventure and I look forward to receiving your application soon. I hope that you seize this fantastic opportunity and hope to meet all of you during your season.
With kind regards Ned Lloyd HR Manager