Current Vacancies

We are delighted that you are interested in working for Frylands Wood Scout Outdoor Centre.

Below you can find details of our current vacancies:


Frylands Wood Scout Outdoor Centre: Activity Instructor

Lewisham Scout District is looking for a suitable candidate to become an Activity Instructor at Frylands Wood Scout Outdoor Centre.

Permanent job. 36 hours a week.
£15,370 per annum. 30 days annual leave.
Some bank holiday, weekend and evening work, for which time off in lieu is given.

The person we are looking for will assist with the day-to-day operation of the Centre, including activity instruction and supervision, equipment and facilities maintenance, health and safety checks, dealing with Centre bookings and ensuring tasks are completed efficiently and to a high standard.

They will be able to deliver both training and activities to a broad range of customers; work effectively as a member of a team; and be able to build and maintain effective relationships with a wide range of people. A readiness to work flexibly and without supervision when required; and to undertake the necessary training to the appropriate standards in relevant areas are essential.

Experience of instructing/supervising activities relevant to those run at Frylands Wood and knowledge of relevant health & safety and hygiene rules and procedures are also essential.

If you would like more information about the job, please confirm by email and you will be sent details of the job description and person specification, and a summary of the Terms and Conditions of Employment. If you are then still interested, you will be asked to explain (on no more than two sides of A4 paper) how you match the essential skills/experience referred to in the person specification. This will be used for short-listing purposes.

The application deadline is Friday 8th February 2019. Interviews/assessment will take place shortly afterwards. We are looking for someone who can start towards the end of April. Interested? Then contact:

Lawrie Smith
District Chair
Lewisham Scout District