TYF are on a mission to change the world with adventure. Join us in St.Davids in 2019 and be the change to make shift happen.

About TYF

We are fourth generation adventure pioneers, committed to using the power of play and learning in wild places to reconnect people to each other, our environment, and the scale of shift needed to rebalance wellbeing and the economy. We changed the world of adventure when we introduced coasteering to the world, and we’re doing it again now through sustainability and impact education.

TYF are a dating agency for nature. For over 30 years, we have worked with adults, families, education and business, building skills, courage and curiosity for a lifetime of adventures in action & thought. As a Founding B Corp, we use the power of business to make a positive impact for our employees, community and nature, and inspire others do the same.

We’re recruiting for passionate, capable and committed people to work, learn and make a difference in one of the world’s best adventure playgrounds, on the western edge of Wales.

Why join TYF?

Our guide team is instrumental in creating and running dazzling adventures and life-changing experiences that inspire our customers to step up their game, and become playful, purposeful change makers who use adventure for learning, life and impact. Successful applicants will be joining a highly respected and radically progressive adventure business with an ambition to be the best in the world, and best for the world.

Apart from having classy waves, sea kayaking, climbing and the home of coasteering on your doorstep, there are many other sweet benefits:
• Technical and soft skills training programme tailored to your needs
• Compass for Life goals & support
• Top discount at our Patagonia outdoor store
• An incredible network of new friends
• Regular social events & team lunches

We want to hear from ambitious and experienced outdoors-minded people with a passion for making a real difference. If you enjoy a social work environment, are passionate about biodiversity, impact and climate change, and ready to help inspire positive social change in others, apply today.

TYF GUIDE – apply today

You have a passion for learning, strong leadership & communication skills, compassion and understanding, and proven ability to adapt your teaching for weather, ambition & circumstance. You want to be best for your customers and for the world, coaching and inspiring customers through adventure and outdoor education.

You have a 16 hour first aid certificate and one or more of the following NGB awards
• RCI (SPA) assessed
• UKCC Level 1 Coach with 4-Star Sea Kayak Leader
• ASI Level 1 or equivalent surf qualification/ experience
• A stand-up paddleboard qualification
• Experience working with school/ youth groups

• D1 minibus entitlement
• Coasteering guiding experience
• Beach lifeguard or lifesaving certificate
Seasonal guiding positions £18,200 – £23,000 (pro-rata), depending on experience and qualifications.

Please send your CV and covering letter by Monday 22nd October 2018 to: John Byrom john.b@tyf.com or use the form below.

TYF’s Guide Selection weekend takes place on 17th-18th November 2018.
Contracts begin March 2019.

TRAINEE GUIDE – apply today

You are inspired by the power of the outdoors and adventure. You want to use your growing leadership and communication skills to help others grow confidence, curiosity and wellbeing through guided experiences in wild, beautiful places.

As a TYF Trainee Guide, you can gain the following experience and qualifications:
• SLSGB National Vocational Beach lifeguard
• 500 hours’ assisting, learning and teaching coasteering, kayaking, surfing, climbing, coast path walking, problem solving and impact learning
• Opportunity to help shape up new customer experiences

• D1 minibus entitlement
• A 16-hour First Aid qualification
• Experience working with school / youth groups

Trainee guide salary starting £16,330 (pro rata)
Please send your CV and covering letter by Monday 22nd October 2018 to: John Byrom, john.b@tyf.com or use the form below.

TYF’s Guide Selection weekend takes place on 17th-18th November 2018.
Trainee Contracts begin April 2019.

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