Outdoor Education Assistant

Wanting to gain some experience in the Outdoor Education industry but can’t find a way in? St Peters Lutheran College seeks a part-time Outdoor Education Assistant for 'Ironbark', the college's 800 hectare outdoor education centre located near Crows Nest, Queensland.Ironbark operates 5 week courses throughout the year for the college’s Year 9 students, in a natural bush environment, incorporating community living, outdoor adventure and a small, working mixed farm.The Outdoor Education Assistant will work across all aspects of the Ironbark program including farm work, outdoor adventure activities, horse riding, dormitory supervision and catering. In-house training  and mentoring will be provided for the successful applicant to assist all aspects of the Ironbark experience with the option to access subsidised certificate level industry training.This position is a part- time position working on average 4 days / week. It will be a contract until the end of 2019 with a possibility of extension beyond that. Accommodation is provided onsite as part of the package.We are looking for someone with relevant experience as well as a manual drivers licence and ability to obtain a ‘Working with Children’ Blue Card.The successful applicant will:work some long days and weekends,assist staff and student groups in a residential setting but also on expeditions and campouts andwork closely with 13-15 year old students.Further details are available by contacting the Director of Ironbark, Matthew Sullivan by email m.sullivan@stpeters.qld.edu.auApplicants are expected to support the Christian ethos of this Lutheran College. Applications need to be submitted by COB Monday, January 14, 2019. Crows Nest Ironbark Outdoor Education Centre

Outdoor Education Assistant

  • Gain experience across a broad range of areas
  • Contribute to St Peters iconic outdoor education program
  • On-site accommodation provided

Wanting to gain some experience in the Outdoor Education industry but can’t find a way in? St Peters Lutheran College seeks a part-time Outdoor Education Assistant for 'Ironbark', the college's 800 hectare outdoor education centre located near Crows Nest, Queensland.

Ironbark operates 5 week courses throughout the year for the college’s Year 9 students, in a natural bush environment, incorporating community living, outdoor adventure and a small, working mixed farm.

The Outdoor Education Assistant will work across all aspects of the Ironbark program including farm work, outdoor adventure activities, horse riding, dormitory supervision and catering. In-house training  and mentoring will be provided for the successful applicant to assist all aspects of the Ironbark experience with the option to access subsidised certificate level industry training.

This position is a part- time position working on average 4 days / week. It will be a contract until the end of 2019 with a possibility of extension beyond that. Accommodation is provided onsite as part of the package.

We are looking for someone with relevant experience as well as a manual drivers licence and ability to obtain a ‘Working with Children’ Blue Card.

The successful applicant will:

  • work some long days and weekends,
  • assist staff and student groups in a residential setting but also on expeditions and campouts and
  • work closely with 13-15 year old students.

Further details are available by contacting the Director of Ironbark, Matthew Sullivan by email m.sullivan@stpeters.qld.edu.au

Applicants are expected to support the Christian ethos of this Lutheran College. 

Applications need to be submitted by COB Monday, January 14, 2019.

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Katie Ames on 07 3377 6909, quoting Ref No. 839816.