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Senior Instructor

  • Full time
  • £18,812 – £20,311
  • Lendrick Muir, near Kinross
  • Closing 12th April 2019

  • Advertised from 26th February 2019
  • Dependent on experience.


Scripture Union Scotland is a registered charity that helps all of Scotland’s children and young people explore the significance of Jesus Christ for their lives. We currently have a vacancy for an Activities Instructor to be based at our Lendrick Muir Centre, near Kinross. Lendrick Muir is set in 120 acres of grounds with accommodation for 165 guests.

This role is ideally suited for an experienced outdoor practitioner who combines strong NGB qualifications with leadership and management skills.

Working as part of the staff team you will have oversight of the activities team, including staff and volunteers, ensuring day to day delivery of the activities programme. You will have specific line management responsibility for our Trainee Instructors. You will work with the Activities Manager on various aspects of activity provision, legislative compliance and skills training for SU’s residential ministry.

You will provide activity instruction and maintain the activity equipment and infrastructure. Working with the Activities Manager you will help to develop the range and quality of activities we offer.

Applicants for this post should have at least 5 years’ experience of instructing outdoor activities and hold a minimum of 3 NGB Awards (from SPA, ML, BCU Level 2, MTB Level 3 (or equivalents) as well as holding a current first aid certificate. Further NGB awards would be beneficial.

A full UK Driving Licence is essential (preferably with D1 + E).

For this post, it is important that you are committed to SU Scotland’s ethos, working principles and vision and you would demonstrate this through your commitment and motivation.

Application notes

If you wish to submit an application for this post please do so as soon as possible as we are keen for you to start.

Further information and an application pack can be downloaded from our website:

Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing or by telephoning us on 0141 352 7634.

Closing date: 12 April 2019