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current vacancies

Now recruiting for 2024!

Please see the list of vacancies for 2024 below. 

To apply, please complete our online application form and follow our Facebook recruitment page for 2024 announcements. 

ADVENTURE PARTNER MANAGER

Location: Head Office position 

Role Summary: 

Company Overview:

Acorn Adventure is a leading provider of outdoor education experiences, representing a network of Outdoor Centres across various locations in the UK and Europe. We are currently seeking an experienced and dedicated individual to join our team as an Adventure Partnerships Manager

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

1. Act as a liaison between Acorn Adventure and the Outdoor Centres it represents.

2. Manage relationships with Outdoor Centre providers, ensuring clear communication and collaboration.

3. Oversee safety and compliance management for all Outdoor Centres within the network.

4. Provide key and timely information to the customer service team to enhance customer experiences.

5. Collaborate with Outdoor Centres on specific projects and tasks aimed at improving overall operations, maximising occupancy and adding commercial value to their centre.

6. Conduct regular site visits to assess and ensure quality standards are met.

 

Qualifications and Requirements:

1. Previous experience as a senior manager in an outdoor education centre.

2. Outdoor activity qualifications would be advantageous.

3. Understanding of the school travel sector and the specific needs of educational groups.

4. Strong background in customer service with a focus on relationship management.

5. Knowledge of health and safety compliance within the outdoor education sector.

Skills and Competencies:

1. Excellent relationship management skills.

2. Strong communication and collaboration abilities.

3. Detail-oriented with a focus on safety and compliance.

How to apply: 

Send your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to recruitment@acornadventure.co.uk Be sure to highlight your passion for outdoor education and adventure.

Join Acorn Adventure and play a key role in shaping memorable experiences that inspire and educate. Apply now and be part of our exciting journey!

Centre Manager

Member of Acorn staff in the office

Locations: Woodland Adventure (West Mids) 


Requirements: Experience of operational management in an outdoors setting.

rOLE sUMMARY: 

As the Centre Manager you will ensure that the centre runs in accordance with all of Acorn Adventure’s policies and procedures. You will be required to continuously monitor all aspects of the centre, including activities, catering & customer service.

activity manager

Instructors training

Locations: Woodland Adventure (West Mids) 

Role Summary: 

The Activity Manager role is ideal for an experienced senior Activity Instructor with a proven supervisory background looking to progress in the outdoor industry. You will be responsible for the instructional staff team and the safe, effective delivery of the activity programmes at the centre.

ACTIVITY INSTRUCTOR

group of school pupils on a trip

Locations: Woodland Adventure (West Mids) 


Requirements:  GNAS/Archery GB, BFA/Go Fencing

Role Summary: 

Our teams of Activity Instructors deliver taster activity sessions and evening entertainment programmes to our guests. We are looking for dynamic people who work well in a team and are also happy to get involved in other aspects of centre life, from cleaning and serving at meal times to site work. Both qualified and non-qualified positions available.

WOODLAND ADVENTURE LOCATION

Our Woodland Adventure centre is nestled in the woods, next door to the West Midlands Safari Park. It is an idyllic setting, close to Kidderminster, Worcester, Birmingham. With excellent motorway and train links, you'll find it easy to get around at weekends and there's plenty to see & do on the doorstep with the River Severn close by and the Clent Hills just a short drive away.

accounts assistant- apprentice 

Accountant at Work

Location: Head Office (22 Worcester Street, Stourbridge) 

Role Summary: 

Acorn Travel Group have an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Assistance Apprentice to join their team. Your main duty will be providing accounting and administration support to the Accounts Assistant.

Main Duties:

 

  • Maintaining the company sales/purchase ledgers

  • Posting entries on SAGE accounting package

  • Working with spreadsheets

  • Calculating and checking to make sure payments, amounts and records are correct

  • Meeting month end tasks

  • General office duties (filing, archiving, and scanning)

  • Basic administration (order stationery and office supplies)

  • Support Accounts Assistant and Finance Manager

 

Company Benefits:

 

  • Ongoing training provided

  • Excellent career progression opportunities

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