Overview

Begin your next adventure with The Outdoor Education Group and uncover your path with Australia’s largest provider of outdoor education and make a difference in the lives of young people.

Lead students through some of the most stunning and impactful locations around our country – you will be away from home for stretches of time. Hike, paddle, climb and in some states, cycle your way through diverse natural environments and create impact in the lives of young Australians.

At OEG we pay you for the hours you work including penalty rates when they apply.  On a Journey Program, with overnight attendance, our minimum hourly rate of pay starts at $33.00 for field days and $23 for site days.  With experience and qualifications, this rate continues to increase!

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Use Extraordinary Locations To Create Extraordinary Experiences.

  • You are passionate about the outdoors, student education and facilitating exceptional experiences.
  • You understand the balance between adventure and education for students in new spaces and places.
  • You’re willing to learn and mentor peers.
  • You demonstrate strong initiative and a proactive, positive nature.
  • You’ll be as committed to excellence as the rest of the team.

Turn Your Passion Into A Career

  • Flexible contracts, including casual, fixed-term, permanent full-time and part-time.
  • Industry-leading professional development opportunities, including a comprehensive induction.
  • Explore amazing locations while creating impact in the lives of young Australians
  • Career progression – you might begin in Camps, move into Journeys and onto Client Management!
  • An hourly rate – you are paid for all the hours you work. Our timesheets ensure accuracy.
  • The opportunity to earn while you learn.

Requirements

We are looking for experienced Outdoor Educator to facilitate journeys for school students, primarily in Victoria, New South Wales and Western Australia.

As an OEG Outdoor Educator, you will have an appropriate qualification or some experience in the field.

This experience in an outdoor education or related field, with recognized competency, needs to be supported with logged experience in the following activities:

  • Hiking/ Backpacking
  • Canoeing
  • Climbing, Abseiling OR High Ropes
  • Mountain Biking (desirable)

First Aid requirements are:

  • Wilderness First Aid (50hrs minimum) for journey-based programs in VIC & NSW.
  • Remote First Aid is required for programs in WA.

What You Need To Know:

  • This is a Part-time role based in Eildon, VIC/ Moss Vale, NSW / Karridale, WA
  • Minimum Salary: $45,440.20 pa. + super
  • In field allowance of 42.8% of daily rate when working a field day
  • 7 Weeks of Annual Leave a year!
  • Work in diverse natural environments and with amazing people!

For further information please view the Position Description HERE

Contact or SMS Matilda on 0417 635 231 for a confidential chat now!

Applications close when all positions are filled.