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Employment at Glenmore Lodge


Instructor Development Scheme (IDS)

Employer: sportscotland National Centre: Glenmore Lodge

Closing date: 25 Sep 2016

(Previously known as the “Nightwatch” scheme)

A one year training programme to help those suitably experienced and interested in developing their career as an outdoor instructor. The year will involve various duties associated with working in a residential outdoor centre as well as providing opportunities to gain qualifications and experience at sportscotland’s National Centre, Glenmore Lodge, located in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. There are 6 positions available.

For more information, please refer to the job description,  below. For specific questions, Nigel Williams, Head of Training, can be contacted by telephone: 01479 861 256 or by e-mail:

To apply, please download and read the IDS information sheet and complete the IDS application form through the link below and return to sportscotland as per the details at the end of application form.

sportscotland is an equitable employer and operates a Child Protection policy.

The closing date for these vacancies is 23.59hrs. 25th September 2016.

Interviews will be held over three days (7th – 9th November 2016).