Trainee Schemes at Glenmore Lodge

 

Glenmore Lodge runs two annual training schemes aimed at providing opportunities for anyone interested in pursuing a career in the outdoors. These are the Outdoor Trainee Scheme (OTS) and the Instructor Development Scheme (IDS).

For more details on these 2 schemes and to download a copy of the information booklet, please click on the titles below.

Instructor Development Scheme 
(Fixed term 6th April 2019 to 17th April 2020)

Glenmore Lodge, Scotland’s National Outdoor Centre is offering an exciting training scheme opportunity, aimed at developing instructors in furthering their chosen outdoor professional career. This is a one year programme to help those suitably experienced and interested in developing their career as an outdoor instructor. The year will involve key duties on the front reception, evening/night centre support and facilities/stores support; 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.

In return for this opportunity, sportscotland expects the successful candidates to contribute to the successful operation of the centre, primarily fulfilling key identified roles within the centre. For this, we are offering a tax- free living allowance of £6,000/year (£500/month) with a charge of £1440 year (£120/month) for food and accommodation. In addition to this courses attended are free of charge (with a few exceptions).

Due to the entry requirements of the qualifications you must be 18 years of age to apply.

For more information, please refer to the documents below and visit www.glenmorelodge.org.uk. Doug Cooper, Chief Instructor, can be contacted by e-mail if further information is required: doug.cooper@glenmorelodge.org.uk   

To apply, please download and read the IDS information PDF, job details information sheet and complete the IDS application form through the link below and return to Glenmore Lodge via email to: idsrecruitment@glenmorelodge.org.uk.

Instructor Development Scheme Information Booklet

IDS GL Application form 2019-2020doc

IDS Job Application Information Sheet

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

The closing date for these vacancies is midnight Sunday 30th September 2018.

Interviews will be held over three days 05-07th November 2018 (no other interview dates are available). The starting date will be 6th April 2019.

 

Outdoor Trainee Scheme  
(Fixed term to April 2019 to April 2020 OR Sept 2019 to Sept 2020 )

Glenmore Lodge, Scotland’s National Outdoor Centre is offering an exciting training scheme opportunity, aimed at helping those interested in a potential career/lifestyle in the outdoor sector. This is a one year programme aimed at supporting young aspiring outdoor enthusiasts. The year will involve key kitchen and domestic support duties within the centre; as well as providing opportunities to gain skills in a range of outdoor activities alongside outdoor industry awareness and support in options or initial qualifications for a potential career in the outdoors. The scheme is based at sportscotland’s National Centre, Glenmore Lodge, located in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. There are 8 positions available.

In return for this opportunity, sportscotland expects the successful candidates to contribute to the successful operation of the centre, primarily fulfilling the role of centre assistant supporting the in-house catering and house team. For this, we are offering a tax- free living allowance of £5,000/year (£416/month) with a charge of £1200 year (£100/month) for accommodation and some meals. In addition to this courses attended are free of charge (with a few exceptions).

Due to the entry requirements of the qualifications you must be 18 years of age to apply.

For more information, please refer to the documents below and visit www.glenmorelodge.org.uk. Doug Cooper, Chief Instructor, can be contacted by e-mail if further information is required: doug.cooper@glenmorelodge.org.uk   

Outdoor Trainee Scheme Information Booklet

OTS Job Application Information Sheet

Outdoor Trainee Application Form

To apply, please download and read the OTS information PDF, job details information sheet and complete the OTS application form through the link below and return to Glenmore Lodge via email to: otsrecruitment@glenmorelodge.org.uk

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

The closing date for these vacancies is midnight Sunday 7th October 2018.

Interviews will be held over two days 21-22nd November 2018 (no other interview dates are available). The starting date will be 30th March 2019 OR 31st August 2019 .

 

 

 

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