Entries by Owen Senior

Seasonal Outdoor Instructors: Winter Work

What do seasonal outdoor instructors do during the Winter? Lots of people start working in the outdoor and adventure industry as seasonal outdoor instructors. It’s a great way to work flexibly and get a variety of experience. The ‘season’ normally runs from April through October (7 months) with a really busy period during June, July […]

The Price of Adventure: Ultimate Challenge Week.

How much does adventure cost? Not much! A walk in the woods, climbing a hill and jumping in the sea are all free. You don’t have to spend money to head outdoors. Sometimes you might choose to try a new activity, in an unfamiliar landscape that could require specialist equipment that you don’t want to […]

Outdoor Instructor Training – What to Bring (Top 5)

Outdoor Instructor Training is brilliant. The equipment provided within the kit package is great. Outdoor Instructor Training takes place between October and March. It can get cold; it even rains every now and again. Staying warm, dry and comfortable is really important, it helps you learn faster and you’re way more likely to enjoy yourself. […]

Outdoor Instructor Training: Coaches, Trainers and Assessors 2017.

During the Summer Land & Wave helps thousands of people have adventures in Dorset, Wales and the Alps – we get really, really busy. During the Winter Land & Wave trains Outdoor Instructors. We run a full time BTEC course in Outdoor Education and from November – March run an incredible Outdoor Instructor Training course. What […]

Jobs at Land & Wave – Instructor (Training Package)

Jobs at Land & Wave – Instructor (Training Package)  Start date – Monday 30th October 2017 We want to grow our full time team. We’re looking for an Outdoor Instructor who will work in the great outdoors 5 days per week. The starting salary for this position is £18,000. This is a training role, we expect to […]

Land & Wave People – Jack Campion – Lead Instructor

Land & Wave People – Jack Campion  An Adventure is always better when you have brilliant people to share it with. Land & Wave people are wonderful human beings, our little company wouldn’t be half as much fun without them. Every single person that works for Land & Wave helps to shape what we do and how […]

Land & Wave People – Matt Roberts – Lead Instructor

Land & Wave People – Matt Roberts  An Adventure is always better when you have brilliant people to share it with. Land & Wave people are wonderful human beings, our little company wouldn’t be half as much fun without them. Every single person that works for Land & Wave helps to shape what we do and […]

The Casio System Explained

The ‘Casio System’ – An Idiots Guide  The Casio System has been used to recognise and reward exemplary performance and high standards in the outdoor adventure sector for many, many years. The Casio System is beautifully simple and sublimely flexible – perfect for fast paced, customer service focused industry. The Basics  The Casio System utilises the benefits […]

Jobs at Land & Wave – Office Manager

Jobs at Land & Wave – Office Manager (Swanage) CLOSING DATE 16.00 THURSDAY 6TH APRIL Start date: End of April (2017) onwards  Rate of pay: £10 per hour. Hours of work: usually Monday – Friday 09:30 – 14:30 (but we can be flexible) Land & Wave helps people have excellent adventures in Dorset, the UK […]