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Outdoor Education Team Leader – 2018

As the School Outdoor Education leader, you will join the Expedition team based at Ipoh. You will help facilitate mainly university and school groups, but also sporadic corporate groups at our key project sites around Malaysia and Jogjakarta. You will be seen as one of the key faces of Fuze Ecoteer with these important clients, so professionalism and safety is of utmost importance.
Basic outdoor knowledge or the willingness to learn is of utmost importance as well as a friendly personality. The groups are not regular but we are expecting an increase in bookings for 2018. You will be given on the job training by our qualified team and won’t be expected to lead activities, you are not trained for. However you will be asked to assist in activities such as White Water Rafting, jungle trekking and caving.
We mix team building and outdoor activities with community and conservation service. Our motto for team building /expeditions is ‘Team building with a Cause’. Thus, you will also be helping facilitate groups at our projects, as well as during the outdoor activities.

Key Duties

Outward bound
ν To lead small team building games with groups from 20 to 200 participants (split into smaller groups). Groups are from 10 years old up to 60 years.
ν Assist during activities such as White Water Rafting, jungle trekking etc
ν Lead small groups during cultural and community activities such as leading school classes, house painting etc

Project Involvement
ν Help lead your small team during community and conservation activities, such as coral watch during snorkeling in the Perhentian Islands or perhaps house painting at Tongang.
ν Knowledge of all projects is vital and sometimes you will be asked to assist the project staff with team building games when they host groups..

When no groups
ν When there are no groups, you will be expected to help with other projects depending on where needs your help, however your main base will be Ipoh.
ν You will be expected to research and learn new team building activities
ν You will be expected to learn more about safety and outward bound activities.

Personal Specification
ν A fun out going person who wants to interact with people from differing backgrounds.
ν A passion for community and conservation issues and research.
ν Fit and willing to do anything.
ν Fluent or a desire to be fluent in written and spoken English and/or Bahasa Malaysia.
ν Excellent communication and organisation skills.
ν High level of organization and ability to meet deadlines.
ν Competent in using Microsoft Office.
ν A flexible and adaptive approach.

Usual term is at least 3 months.
We prefer longer durations and if you stay for the whole season we can offer an allowance after probation.

How to apply
Please submit your cv and cover letter to Adventure@fuze-ecoteer.com


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