top of page

Freelance Paddle Sport Instructor

Bolton School

Contract type

Freelance Paddle Sport Instructor



£140 pd


Bolton, Lancs


£140 pd


23 August 2024 at 11:00:00

Freelance Paddle Sport Instructor at Bolton School

Boys’ Senior School (11-18 years)

Bolton School is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Paddle Sport Instructor to work on a freelance basis.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a long-term paddler development programme and will be instructing the same pupils from Year 9 to Year 13, ensuring the course is structured and continually risk assessed but also maintaining a fun environment.

Relevant and current experience of working with young people in the outdoors is essential. The School uses adventure learning as a vehicle for personal and social development. As a self-employed freelance instructor, you will be expected to have your own liability insurance. In return for your services,

Bolton School has competitive rates of pay, with the rate of pay being £140 per day.

The minimum qualifications would be British Canoeing Moderate Water Kayak Leader or above or a Level 3 Coaching qualification, as well as being First Aid Qualified. Additional qualifications in Mountain Biking, Climbing, Mountaineering and Sailing would be advantageous.


For further details and to apply online for the position, please visit the School website at

Closing date for applications: 23 August 2024 at 12 noon

Interviews will be held during week commencing 02 September 2024

Bolton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and to equality and diversity in all aspects of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Criminal Records Check for Regulated Activity.

bottom of page