TYF’s mission is to give our customers, clients & audience the learning, skills & resources that inspire them for a lifetime of adventure and a lasting love affair with nature.
TYF Adventure has opportunities for guides, coaches and teachers to join a dynamic team of full time, seasonal and associate staff, delivering high impact adventures and learning activities in Pembrokeshire and at client sites worldwide.
Sustainability, responsibility and innovation are at the core of every course and programme, and we want to hear from experienced outdoors-minded people with a passion for making a difference. Ideal candidates will be experienced and qualified in the outdoors with experience of working with a wide range of groups and needs.
The base level for applicants for adventure teaching staff is two or more of the following: a) Level 2 Kayak & 4 Star Sea, b) Beach Lifeguard, c) SPA, d) ASI Level 1 or equivalent surf coaching qualification/experience, e) coasteering guide.
TYF’s associate and consultants on our more technical science and nature-based programmes will typically have a background in biology, geography, marine sciences and sustainability, with experience of policy or operations in the UK or overseas.
We are keen to hear from individuals with the diverse backgrounds and passion needed to make awesome things happen. If you’re not ready yet, we may have internship and volunteering roles to help you grow your skills, so do get in touch if making a difference is your thing.
Based at TYF HQ, 1 High Street, St Davids, Pembrokeshire, SA62 6SA
The role requires you to work 5 out of 7 days, including plenty (not all!) weekends with occasional evenings.
The TYF Group is an innovative social enterprise that’s been pushing the boundaries of learning in the outdoors, schools and the workplace for 30 years. In that time we’ve shared a little magic with over 200,000 people and helped organisations transform the way they work.
You will be in charge of selling & coordinating bookings including logistics, staffing and ensuring excellent preparation before delivery by our world-class guides. You will coordinate the HQ team, working alongside the Schools & Business Development Coordinator, reporting to the General Manager.
Point of contact for group and day to day enquiries
Quoting bespoke programmes to suit the needs of our clients
Organise staff & logistics for bookings
Building strong relationships with wide range of customers
Coordinate staffing for the HQ team, supported by management team
Preparing of invoicing, day to day financial reporting
Communicating with the guide team to ensure seamless delivery
Liaise with local accommodation and activity providers
Ensuring standards for quality, customer service and health & safety are met
Proven organisational experience
Demonstrable ability to meet targets and budgets
Exceptional inter-personal skills
Strong team player
A deep commitment to sustainability
Awesome customer service
Social Media and IT literacy
Flexible attitude to support the wider team, assisting in any other tasks
Experience and interest of working in the outdoor/related sectors
Experience of working with online booking,CRM, Epos systems
Driving license & own transport
Feel free to give us a call or pop in for an informal chat to the team.
Please send your CV and covering letter explaining your experience and interest to us by 16th December to email@example.com
TYF Adventure Guides
We are on the look out for inspirational adventure lovers, people who want to make a difference. We are also looking to increase our Freelance database, so if you’ve got the skills to pay the bills, get in touch. We can offer you work from half a day through to a week at a time. Guiding positions are available from March 2016; Associate and consultant roles match our workflow, with contracts potentially available at any time of year.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your cover letter and cv.
If you wish to join a incredible team of dynamic individuals tasked with making innovative change happen, please send your CV & cover letter to Darren Spacie at email@example.com
TYF Business Development Team
Are you interested in a fantastic opportunity to experience tyf as an intern or a volunteer? Are you looking for work experience?
If yes, please send your cv and covering letter to Sam Swift at firstname.lastname@example.org.