Get paid to lead camp-based outdoors programs and study towards a Certificate 3 in Outdoor Leadership!
In a rapidly changing and unpredictable future, resilience, strength and health will be crucial for tackling life’s challenges. Outdoor education enhances classroom curriculum by allowing students to apply those principles in new environments.
As a Camps Trainee (Outdoor Leadership), you will lead camp-based outdoors programs while also studying towards a Certificate 3 in Outdoor Leadership.
And the best news? You don't need a background as an Outdoor Educator to make a difference to students at our Camps.
Our Learning and Development team take your professional development pathway in hand and design your initial entry, and then you take your career trajectory and work with us on your next steps.
Join our Camps team and inspire young minds.
The Outdoor Education Group is one of the largest providers of outdoor learning in Australia with a reputation for quality and innovation.
As a Camps Trainee (Outdoor Leadership) you will lead camp-based outdoor programs that aid The Outdoor Education Group to realise the potential to make outdoor learning accessible to more young people.
At the same time, you will be studying towards a Certificate 3 in Outdoor Leadership, which under the government trainee initiative comes with no study fee costs for you!
Work out of one of our three hard top camps:
You could be working on anything from Year 3-4 fun and adventure programs to Year 7’s focusing on self-confidence and resilience to Year 8-10 focusing on leadership; education and facilitation set the challenge.
No week will be the same, yet the activities will remain the constant. Interested?
Please note due to Christmas holidays there may be a delay in response to applications and enquiries.
As a member of The Outdoor Education Group Outdoor Learning Division and a direct report to a Program Coordinator, you will:
As a Camps Trainee (Outdoor Leadership) your responsibilities will include:
To The Outdoor Education Group you bring:
The Outdoor Education Group is a for-purpose organisation, seeking to make learning outdoors accessible to all young Australians.
Founded in 1984, our not for profit position enables us to provide outdoor education to schools and community groups across the country, while investing to improve the opportunities offered to more young Australians.
The Outdoor Education Group works with schools across the country to bring education outdoors and supports students to become real world ready.
Our team of more than 400 diversely talented and experienced people support and deliver outdoor education for more than 48,000 students each year in locations across Victoria, New South Wales, South Australian, Western Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania.