Stores Person (2 posts)

Ardroy OEC is looking for 2 people during the summer programme to run our expedition store and keep the equipment tidy, clean and ready for use. Additionally the post holders will assist on some activity sessions.


  • Issue expedition kit and food to groups.
  • Assist with supervision of young people during "degunge" of expedition kit.
  • Dry, repack and put away kit.
  • Keep stores clean & tidy.
  • Clean kit as needed, carry out small repairs and solve problems.
  • Other maintenance and centre tasks as required.
  • Act as the assistant instructor on activity sessions (approx one session per week).  This will usually be Gorge Walking, Canoeing or Kayaking



  • Short term contract Tues 19th June to Tues 14th August 2018.
  • £7.50/hour or minimum wage (whichever is the higher).
  • Holiday 34 days/year pro rata.
  • Accommodation.
  • Approx 35 hours per week (including some evening and weekend work).  There is a quieter period between 9th July and 23rd July (apporx) where it may be possible to take time off.


Person specification:

  • Tidy, organised and motivated.
  • Can work independently and solve problems.
  • National Governing Body Awards in, or evidence of experience with assisting Gorgewalking & Paddlesports Sessions
  • Experience of working with groups (qualifications desirable but not essential).
  • Enthusiastic and able to communicate with, support and encourage 16 year old young people.


 To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to our generic email address (details here) by 5 pm on Thu 8th March 2018.