Activity Instructor jobs with PGL

You'll deliver land-based activities that are safe, challenging and fun.

This is the most popular department to work in at PGL and is perfect for you if you love nothing more than being active, meeting new people, pretending to being a pirate, singing songs and spending time outside in the great outdoors! You’ll need energy. You’ll need enthusiasm. You’ll need a willingness to learn. If you bring those skills, we’ll guide you to become a confident Activity Instructor capable of give our guests the time of their lives.

Any experience of volunteering or working with young people is a distinct advantage however no formal activity qualifications are required for all of the roles as our comprehensive training programme will equip you with all that you need to do the role. Becoming a PGL Activity Instructor is a fantastic opportunity to share your love for sports, fun and the outdoors. Working with our young guests at our UK and overseas centres you’ll have the working adventure of a lifetime.

Activity Instructor roles available at PGL:

Paddlesports Instructor

Paddlesports Instructor

Combine your passion for paddling with leading land-based activity sessions at our UK centres. Free British Canoeing courses in January 2017

Role available now

Available now

Sailing Instructor

Sailing Instructor

Introduce our guests to the amazing thrills of sailing in the UK, Southern France and Spain!

Role available now

Available now

Activity Instructor/Group Leader

Activity Instructor/Group Leader

If you're full of energy then this is the role for you. Each year we employ and train over 750 people who combine instructing with group leading.

Role available now

Available now

Lifeguard

Lifeguard

Ensure the safety and well-being of swimmers during their activity sessions and take on responsibility for poolside safety.

Role available now

Available now

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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 experienced! We have been providing activity holidays since 1957, more than 60 years!
  • we have the most competitive staff package
  • we are the employer of choice within the outdoor activity industry!