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Principal Learning Support Officer - Outdoor Education

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Organisation: Carnegie Great Outdoors at Leeds Beckett University
  • Salary: £29,515 - £33,199
  • Closing Date: 28 August 2019 | Events & Operations

Principal Learning Support Officer - Outdoor Education

Salary: £29,515 - £33,199

Location: Leeds

Job description

Carnegie Great Outdoors at Leeds Beckett University are a leading provider of outdoor education, adventure activities and leadership development. We operate across our University, and externally working with academic staff and students, groups, charities, military and corporate clients in the UK and overseas.

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a Principal Learning Support Officer (Outdoor Education) to join our team.  You will play a key role in the design and delivery of our undergraduate and post graduate curriculum, supporting teaching, research and contributing to an excellent student experience.

Your work will include the delivery of adventure activities, with responsibility for managing staff, equipment and resources.  The right candidate will have opportunities to act as Course Director, Technical Advisor, Coach or Instructor on selected Carnegie Great Outdoors' programmes. 

We are keen to see highly experienced and qualified applicants who have a proven track record of delivering outdoor education and adventure activities, with impactful results.  Applicants should thrive in a busy team environment and be prepared to work flexibly throughout the UK including evenings, weekends and overnights, often over an extended period.

Please click here for the Job Description and Employee Specification 

How to apply

For more information and how to apply, please click here.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 28 August (Midnight). Please note that you will not be able to edit or submit a part-completed application form after the closing date. 

Interviews will take place on 10 and 11 September 2019

To arrange an informal discussion about this post, please contact Seb Kulikovsky at

Please note that all posts close at midnight and the job description and employee specification will no longer be available after the closing date so please download or print now!

Working here means you'll also have access to a wide range of benefits including our generous pension schemes, excellent holiday entitlements, flexible working, reduced study fees, subsidised fitness facilities and a lot more.

Please note that this post is subject to a criminal records check (Enhanced level).

We welcome applications from all individuals and particularly from black and minority ethnic candidates as members of these groups are currently under-represented at this level of post.  All appointments will be based on merit.

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