Outdoor Education Jobs

Kickstart or advance your career in outdoor education with Outward Bound Australia.

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Outdoor Education Jobs with Outward Bound provide a unique opportunity to make a difference. Our mission is to provide challenging experiences that help people discover, develop and achieve their potential. Our culture is supported by our values of Human Potential, Integrity, Responsibility, Resilience, Compassion and Service. Learn more about our mission and values. Working at Outward Bound Australia is more than a job, it is an inspiring lifestyle that provides challenge and adventure along with the opportunity to make lasting friendships and visit untouched parts of Australia.

Current Opportunities

Client Manager/Marketing Support

If you are passionate about outdoor education, stakeholder management, and contributing to a meaningful cause, apply for the Client Manager position at Outward Bound Australia!

We are seeking a highly motivated Client Manager to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and maintaining relationships with our clients, ensuring their satisfaction and retention. The Client Manager will be the crucial link between clients and OBA Program Coordinators. Your role involves maintaining strong client relationships, ensuring program readiness, and supporting business development activities.

Take the next step in your Career in the outdoors.

Group Leader

Being a Group Leader with Outward Bound Australia is the adventure of a lifetime.

Work with amazing people in spectacular location and receive industry-leading professional development on the way.

Make a difference, leading people to face new challenges, grow in confidence and love the outdoors.

Bring your Outdoor Recreation Cert III, IV or degree and Wilderness First Aid and we will help you to take your professional development to the next level. As a Group Leader at Outward Bound Australia your work will be valued, earning from $48,000 full-time per year plus 11% superannuation, with overnight and other allowances recognizing the special contribution you make.

Full and part time contracts and /or casual positions are available to match your needs. International applicants are welcome, however working visa and right to work in Australia must be secured by the applicant. Outward Bound runs twice yearly intakes of Group Leader, in late January and July/August. The position commences with internal inductions and in-house training prior to working with clients.

Group Leader Development Program

We’re looking for legends who are ready to further their career in the outdoors by undertaking their Certificate IV in Outdoor Leadership while working with Outward Bound.

Extend your skillset and experience in outdoor education. Work with diverse groups and experienced mentors in stunning locations.

To apply for the Group Leader Development Program (previously referred to as our Traineeship), you need to be 18 years-old or over, eligible to work in Australia, and have already obtained Cert III in Outdoor Leadership or have demonstrated equivalent experience such as a professional logbook or overseas qualifications.

Are you ready to join us in 2024? Check out the 2024 Recruitment Information Pack and then click the button below to make your application.

Supervise Duke of Edinburgh's Award Adventurous Journeys

Casual opportunities to support and supervise young Australians on their Duke of Edinburgh's Award Adventurous Journeys.

Outward Bound's flexible approach allows you to fit this amongst your other life responsibilities.

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