Are you a University student looking to gain valuable paid work experience, alongside our friendly team?

An exciting, hands-on experience suitable for all Undergraduate and Masters Students that have an interest in working Outdoors. You will work with a variety of groups and individuals on their own Outdoor Journey with ages ranging from 5 to 90+. 

Gain valuable qualifications:

British Canoeing Paddlesport Instructor Award

British Canoeing Bellboat Helm Award

British Canoeing Discover Award

Foundation Safety and Rescue Course

Archery GB Instructor


Be trained and deployed in:


Team Building



“High Ropes”

Placement information:

Start date: May 2022

Finish date: September 2022

Package inclusive of:

30 hours per week @ £4.81 p/h (minimum)

7.5 hours per week unpaid, enhancements, personal development and training

Accommodation - furnished, with bills and laundry included

Course fees and memberships

Quality Outdoor Uniform


Please send the completed application form to or post:

FAO Holiday Scheme Coordinator

Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

Loughborough Road



Deadline: Monday 20th December 2021 09:00