Geelong Grammar School is one of the world’s leading co-educational boarding and day schools. Offering exceptional educational opportunities across four campus from Early Learning to Year 12, Geelong Grammar School is committed to making a positive difference for students, staff and the community. We believe in prioritising wellbeing, creativity and academic rigour, and we value wisdom.
Timbertop is Geelong Grammar School’s Year 9 full boarding campus, which offers a full academic and outdoor education programme designed to take advantage of the magnificent natural environment. Located near Mt Buller in Victoria’s Alps, Timbertop has 240 students.
The primary focus of the Timbertop Outdoor Programme is bushwalking. Our students walk in small, semi-independent groups of girls or boys, and embark on routes that range from moderately difficult to very challenging.
We are currently seeking experienced female and male sessional outdoor educators for Term 4, 2020 to be part of our Safety Network. The successful applicants will be experienced, hard working professionals who are passionate about the outdoors and able to work as part of a team and independently.
The following qualifications and experience are required:
- Current Remote/Wilderness First Aid (4 – 7 Day) or equivalent
- Working With Children Check (Employment)
- Recognised qualifications in Outdoor Education (BA, Dip. Rec, Cert. 4 etc)
- 10719 NAT or 22300 VIC Course in Anaphylaxis Awareness (as required by Ministerial Order 706)
- Experience in leading adolescent groups on overnight bushwalks
- Sound navigation skills
- Strong work ethic
- A high level of fitness.
Ideally applicants will be based in Victoria, have their own transport and recent experience in the Outdoor Education industry.
Geelong Grammar School is committed to the safety of children and has a zero tolerance of child abuse.
Expressions of interest, along with a current resume, should be sent to Sam Foura, Acting Head of Outdoor Education via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information contact Dennis Bainger, email: email@example.com
Applications close at 9:00am Wednesday, 25th November 2020.