Joining Our Team

 

We have an wonderful team here on the island. We don't just work well together, we are a close-knit community and enjoy spending time outside of work together exploring, fishing, chasing dolphins, grilling on the BBQ, etc. We love where we live and work and are always happy to bring new members into our family!

 

WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR OUR UPCOMING SEASON. PLEASE CHECK BACK AROUND DECEMBER FOR POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR OUR AUTUMN 2021 SEASON!

 

 OUTDOOR INSTRUCTOR POSITIONS:

 

Motutapu Outdoor Education Camp (MOEC) is looking an enthusiastic outdoor education professional to join our instructor team.

The position commences early August 2020 and runs through to mid-December 2020. The successful applicant may have the opportunity to renew their contract for the season February 2021 – June 2021 and beyond. This is an exciting opportunity to work for one of the best known outdoor activity centres in the industry, with great staff and an amazing work environment.

Work will include leading groups on a range of activities based on Motutapu Island, a pest-free island in the beautiful Hauraki Gulf. The successful applicant will be required to assist in the maintenance and the overall efficient day to day running of the camp, in addition to the core instructional role. Some weekend work will also be required.

Candidates must have experience in outdoor instruction and be confident and competent in high ropes and at least one water based pursuit. You must have a willingness to train in all activities offered at MOEC and in return will be given opportunities to develop your individual skills and knowledge. The successful applicant will be able to work independently within our hard-working team with the aim to provide quality outdoor experiential education.

The successful applicant will be trained to lead a variety of activities including sailing, snorkelling, kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, waka ama, high ropes, climbing, abseiling, archery, and more. While our camp hosts groups of all ages and backgrounds, your main focus will be on youth & school groups with ages ranging mainly from 11-15.

As this position is residential, a weekly rate plus accommodation and travel is offered.

If you don’t mind working hard, and would like the opportunity to live on a stunning Hauraki Gulf island while you do it, then this is the place for you!

 

To apply please send a cover letter, CV, and three references to seniorinstructor@motutapucamp.org.nz