The Outward Bound Trust, UK – Head of Centre for Ullswater & Howtown Centres
The Outward Bound Trust have an exciting and unique opportunity for a talented and dynamic individual to help develop young people through adventurous and challenging outdoor learning courses, in truly inspirational environments.
You will lead, motivate and inspire a team of approximately 80 staff to deliver high quality personal development courses in one of the most inspiring locations in the UK.
This is a key and high-profile position within The Outward Bound Trust. You will be responsible for running The Trust’s Ullswater and Howtown centres with an annual expenditure budget of around
The two busy centres – separated by Ullswater Lake – are effectively run as a single centre with instructors and support staff in common. Around 10,000 young people visit to attend courses every year.
The Outward Bound Trust is an educational charity that runs adventurous and challenging outdoor programmes to develop young people, focused on learning through adventure. These programmes equip young people with valuable skills for education, work and life, and increase their knowledge and understanding of the natural environment. Founded over 75 years ago, we have six residential centres dedicated to the development of young people, where we work with individuals and organisations from across the UK and beyond. The Trust is unique in the UK in terms of the impactful courses that we offer, the inspiring and challenging environments that we operate in, and the expertise and qualifications of our instructors. The Trust also has professional fundraising teams based in London and Scotland.
Salary: from £45,000 – £60,000. Plus generous benefits package
If you think you are passionate about leading a great team and can inspire excellence in delivery please visit : https://www.outwardbound.org.uk/head-of-centre for further details and information on how to apply.
Closing date: Monday, 5 August 2019.
This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure Check through the Disclosure & Barring Service.