our PGL centres

With 24 centres to choose from in the UK, France and Spain... where will your new home be?

PGL offer the chance to live and work in another country, learn a new language and experience some of Europe’s most challenging adventure sports locations. We have an immense variety of positions, locations and qualification opportunities along with personal and professional development through in-house and nationally-recognised training programmes.

There are opportunities to join the PGL Staff team at 24 activity centres throughout the UK, France and Spain, and at our Head Office in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire. Each centre offers a great base from which to explore during your free time, whether that’s white water paddling, climbing, heading into the bright lights of London or Paris or simply lazing on the beach. What’s more, you’ll be getting paid for the experience too!

Barton Hall

Barton Hall

Barton Hall is a country mansion located on the ‘English Riviera’ near Torquay in South Devon. Torquay, (with its Blue Flag Award-winning beaches, pubs, shops and restaurants) is just four miles away.

Beam House

Beam House

Beam House really suits those who want to be immersed in the outdoors and enjoy getting out and being active. With a staff team of around 40 you will soon feel like you are part of a tight group.

Boreatton Park

Boreatton Park

With 250 acres of land, calm lakes, flowing rivers and ancient woodland; Boreatton Park in Shropshire is one of PGL's largest UK Centres and during peak season has over 250 staff looking after almost 1,000 guests.

Caythorpe Court

Caythorpe Court

Close to Nottingham and only 40 minutes from the nearest beach, Caythorpe Court has been specifically created to meet the needs of school, college and youth groups and is a great place to live and work.

Dalguise

Dalguise

Dalguise is absolutely perfect for people who love nature and the great outdoors. There is endless exploring to be done in the dramatic and tranquil Scottish landscape that surrounds the centre.

Hillcrest

Hillcrest

One of PGL's smallest and most traditional activity centres, Hillcrest is a converted salmon fishing lodge overlooking the River Wye in Herefordshire and home to our younger guests.

Liddington

Liddington

After substantial development, Liddington which is just outside Swindon is now PGL's newest and biggest centre catering for up to 1000 guests and 250 staff at any one time.

Little Canada

Little Canada

Little Canada is set in over 48 acres of ancient woodland between the towns of Ryde and Newport on the Isle of Wight and is situated along the tidal waters of Wootton Creek.

Loch Ranza

Loch Ranza

Loch Ranza is the perfect centre for those that like a peaceful picturesque setting. As a specialist field studies centre, Loch Ranza utilises its surroundings to provide a unique and spectacular location for adventures.

Marchants Hill

Marchants Hill

Located in an idyllic position amidst the wooded Surrey countryside and right next door to the ‘Devils Punchbowl’ Marchants Hill is perfect for Mountain Bikers and is only 1 hour from central London.

Osmington Bay

Osmington Bay

Osmington Bay is perfect for pretty much everything and everyone offering opportunities in Watersports and Field Studies all in one amazingly beautiful location. With 150+ residential staff, you are guaranteed to have someone to enjoy it with.

Tregoyd House

Tregoyd House

The former country house of Lord Hereford, situated at the foothills of the Black Mountains within the Brecon Beacons National Park on the English/Welsh border with the River Wye close by.

Whitecliff Bay

Whitecliff Bay

During the extended summer months, PGL occupies part of this holiday park on the South-East side of the Isle of Wight, adjacent to one of the island's finest beaches and the National Trust's Culver Down.

Windmill Hill

Windmill Hill

Windmill Hill spans just 21 acres but don't let this put you off as it has fantastic on-site facilities, with several small lakes, an indoor sports hall and BMX track. It’s only 1.5 hours from central London!

Winmarleigh Hall

Winmarleigh Hall

A traditional Victorian estate with some imposing buildings and great activity bases. Winmarleigh Hall is set in over 50 acres and is close to the beautiful Lake District with plenty of outdoor activities on offer.

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Key PGL Facts

Key PGL Facts

Need more convincing to apply? Surely not, but if so – here are a few ‘must know’ key facts:

  • we employ over 3,000 people every year
  • over 400,000 guests visit a PGL centre every year
  • we are old! We have been providing activity holidays since 1957 (almost 60 years)
  • we have the most competitive staff package
  • we are the employer of choice within the outdoor activity industry!