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Activities Programme Worker

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • Camas, Mull
  • Closing 10th November 2019

  • Advertised from 14th October 2019
  • Monthly allowance of £630 (2019 rates) Full Board and Lodging provided in addition to the Monthly Allowance. Fixed Term Contract


Under the guidance of the Camas Co-ordinator, the Camas Resident Staff Team (of up to five people) is responsible for the planning, coordination and running of the weekly programme for Camas Centre guests, and for the leadership and support of volunteer staff and guests into the common life at Camas.

The successful candidate must be proficient in planning and delivering outdoor activities, which may include kayaking, coasteering, rock climbing, wide games, wild camping and hill walking. Planning and facilitating the weekly programme with groups, including leading reflection sessions and community building activities. They will also be confident and experienced in communicating with Group leaders and organisations prior and post-visit. And communicating with local community members in particular schools and environmental organisations. Together with the long-term Activities Programme Worker they will ensure all technical equipment used in the outdoor activities is maintained adequately for its purpose and according to guidelines set out in the Camas Safety Document. maintain equipment check logs and the addition and removal of equipment from the system.

All members of staff at Camas are required to participate fully in the common life shared by staff and guests – this includes attending shared meals and taking part in daily chores, as well as attending and leading morning and evening reflections. The post is based at the Island Centre on Mull; the post holder will also be required to travel occasionally to Iona and Glasgow.

Application notes

All applications must be on the Community’sCamas Application Form 2020

(CVs are not accepted).

Completed applications forms should be returned to,

OR BY Post to Recruitment, Iona Community, 21 Carlton Court, Glasgow, G5 9JP

A full job description can be found in the vacancies section of the Iona Community website,

Deadline for applications and date of interviews:

The closing date for applications is Midnight Sunday 10th November and interviews will take place at Camas w/c Monday 25th November.

Iona Community is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Iona Community is a Scottish registered charity SC003794