ROCK CLIMBING AND ROPES

ROPES/ CLIMBING INSTRUCTORS AND WILDERNESS LEADERS WANTED

If you think you've got the experience to safely look after children while making climbing walls fn AND safe then this may be for you! We're also looking for Wilderness leaders with experience of looking after groups.

WHAT EXPERIENCE ARE THE CAMPS LOOKING FOR?

They want people with experience in some of these areas/ skills:
  • At least 1 full year or equivalent experience facilitation on low/high ropes course or zip lines.
  • Knowledge in facilitating challenge course low/high elements, basic equipment, knot craft, basic climbing skills, proficiency in belay techniques, and safety and spotting techniques.
    Ideally applicants should have Challenge Course/Ropes Course Training Level 1, ATTC Certification (Association for Challenge Course Technology) or equivalent certification in your home country
  • Must have advanced personal climbing experience climbing indoors and/or outdoors.
  • Demonstrates basic climbing movement skills and can climb, indoors and/or outdoors, demonstrating calm, confidence, and good position without falls.
    Familiar with both top rope and lead climbing.
    Knowledgeable of proper care, use, and inspection of climbing equipment and can demonstrate proficient belay technique.


STAFF ARE EXPECTED TO BE

Amongst other things:
  • Able to deal with all levels of ability in a kind and patient way
  • Outgoing
  • Confident in dealing with children - from groups of 2-10
  • Able to make the whole experience fun and engaging for all
  • Able to provide and ensure a safe environment for the kids to learn in

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ABOUT IST PLUS


IST Plus was formed in 2003. Since then we have worked with thousands of students and young people from all over the world to help and guide them on their international journeys.
We work with partners across the globe to provide the best service possible.


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