News

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  • NEW GROUNDS PERSON

    19th March 2020

    Welcome to Dave who has been appointed as our new grounds person who will be working alongside Jimmy. Dave’s a retired teacher who has always had a keen interest in the outdoors. He ran the D of E Award in his last school and led student expeditions to countries including Iceland, Nepal and Malaysia. In his spare time he loves to go fell walking, canoeing and cycling, Dave and his wife enjoy going off for adventures in “Angus”, their VW camper.

  • GARRY TAKES OVER AS NEW HEAD OF CENTRE

    29th January 2020

    Congratulations and well done to Garry who takes over as Head of Centre. We wish Garry every success in his new role and no doubt you will all want to wish him good luck when you see him next. Garry has been at Water Park since before we even opened our doors to groups. He was one of the first tutors at Water Park and has gradually worked his way up to finally take on the top role.

  • ROGER WARD, HEAD OF CENRE TAKES EARLY RETIREMENT

    29th January 2020

    Roger retires as Head of Centre at the end of January, although he will still be involved until the end of April. We wish Roger and Sue good luck for their future in Gairloch on the north west coast of Scotland. They are currently doing up a croft house and will be moving up there full-time next Easter. In the meantime Roger plans to do some part time outdoor work and to spend most of his spare time out playing in the great outdoors.

  • Grounds/building manager position

    16th January 2020

    We are looking for a new member of staff to fill this newly created position. You will be working alongside our existing grounds/building manager three days per week. You will have general DIY skills, possibly a chain saw licence and a willingness and enthusiasm to learn new skills. Full details can be found in the jobs section by clicking on the downloads tab

  • New Outdoor Education Tutor required

    22nd October 2019

    We are looking for a new tutor to join our current team. You will be an experienced practitioner with a range of NGB qualifications. More details and how to apply can be found HERE or HERE and click on the jobs tab.

  • Adventuremark, LOtC, AHOEC Gold all passed

    20th August 2019

    We recently underwent our reassessment for our Adventuremark, LOtC, and AHOEC Gold awards. We have now had all awards confirmed for another year.