Volunteering: Activity Assistants

Outfit Moray are often looking for volunteer activity assistants, particularly during our busier times, such as school holidays.

What opportunities does this offer me?

A core area of Outfit Moray’s operation, this role is to assist our outdoor instructors and activity leaders in delivering outdoor learning through a number of different activity areas. This roles offers the chance to be involved in a number of outdoor learning programmes, from climbing to bushcraft and through to any number of outdoor activities, as part of our core learning and adventure programmes.

Volunteer Outdoor Instructor

The key outdoor activity areas you can assist with are:

  • Climbing
  • Canoeing
  • Surfing / Body Boarding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Coasteering
  • Archery
  • Bushcraft
  • Forest Schools
  • Gorge Swimming
  • Kayaking
  • Team games

Volunteering in this capacity is very important to our success and development and helps to ensure Outfit Moray can continue to provide outdoor learning and adventure opportunities.

Outfit Moray are looking for those who love the outdoors and adventure, and who are keen to pass on their skills and expertise to the next generation. We’re looking for good role models, who are keen to give back to their local community and have a positive influence on the lives of young people and families in Moray.

Experience of outdoor activities or working with children is essential. Outdoor qualifications, First Aid qualification and Category D1 driving license (minibus) are desirable but not essential. Volunteers would need to join the PVG Scheme and be able to provide two references.

What Training and support will I get?

You will be working with highly trained and experienced outdoor practitioners, enabling you to gain quality experience from a professional organisation. We offer the opportunity to gain in house activity specific training and valuable experience working with groups. Long term volunteers are able to go on courses for specific training in the areas they are interested in becoming more involved in.

Volunteers will be able to take full advantage of our volunteer and membership benefits in repayment for their help.