Working at Cobnor

Cobnor Activities Centre Trust is an independent charity and licensed provider of adventure activities that works to enhance life experiences for young people by providing high quality outdoor experiences.

We are currently recruiting for a variety of positions. Please see below for more details.

Cook/Catering Supervisor on a fixed term contract from now until October 2018 (possibility of extension and further hours) Job Share considered

We wish to recruit a Cook/Catering supervisor on a fixed term contract from now until October 2018 (possibility of extension and further hours) Job share considered. Salary range £19,500 - £21,000 per annum pro rata (£9.38 to £10.10 per hour based on an average of 40 hours per week)

You will be creating simple, healthy food for young children, including homemade cakes for tea. You will have the chance to demonstrate your passion for cooking and nutrition, whilst delivering the highest standards of customer care. If you would like to join our successful charity and be a key player in its future development, then we would like to hear from you.

The post offers holiday entitlement, pension, further training, uniform and the chance to be part of a team that strives to be the best in the industry,  as well as the opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Cobnor Activities Centre Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.  

For application packs please email a covering letter to sail@cobnor.com.  You may also download our Application Form and Job description from this page and send it to us. We have also added our 'Sample Menus' document to give you an idea of the style of food you will be cooking. Title your letter or email Cook/Catering Supervisor or call 01243 572791 for further information. 

Fixed Term Contracts available for Senior Activity Instructors and Activities Instructors from March 2018 until the 31st October 2018 (possibility of extension).

We are looking for fixed term staff for our 2018 season. Working as part of a team your role is to be involved in the daily running of all activities and educational programmes, ensuring that activity sessions are delivered safely and to a high and professional standard, reflecting the Trust’s mission and purpose. You will be enthusiastic, motivated and believe in education and developing young people throughout the outdoors

The successful candidates will have the ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative. Qualifications and experience is essential in either Sailing (RYA) or Paddling (British Canoeing) with qualifications and experience inClimbing, Mountain Biking, Archery, Low Ropes, and team challenge activities beneficial.

We offer wonderful training opportunities, holiday entitlement, pension, uniform and the chance to be part of a team that strives to be the best in the industry.

Cobnor Activities Centre Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required. 

Please complete the application form and send to sail@cobnor.com with your CV.  Title your email Senior Instructor or telephone 01243 572791. Please note CVs may be sent and will be used in conjunction with both the application form and interview process. 

Any questions please do call or email the office

Casual activities staff for 2018. 

We are looking to recruit a number of staff for 2018, from sailors to climbers to paddlers, to those starting out in the industry. All require enthusiasm, professionalism and to complete a full DBS. We offer a competitive salary, further training, uniform and the chance to be part of a team that strives to be the best in the industry, as well as the opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Please do send us your CV for consideration - email sail@cobnor.com or telephone 01243 572791 for further information.