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We are currently looking for energetic, enthusiastic people to join our seasonal team.

Black Mountain Activities is a friendly, family-run activity centre that delivers fun-filled adventures to a variety of groups and individuals. We work with a wide range of ages and abilities from children, youth groups, families, social groups, stag & hen parties as well as team building events for companies, allowing a varied program for all our staff throughout the year.

We are currently looking for staff so If you would like to be a part of this dynamic & friendly team then get in touch.

Positions Available

We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

  • Adventure activity instructor

Please see full description of each position below.


The role of the instructor is to deliver safe, informative and enjoyable activity sessions, working within the company’s guidelines and NGB qualifications; Where there is no qualification the company offers in house training. Some of our activities such as Gorge Walking, Caving and Rock Climbing take place around 40 minutes drive from the centre, for which we aim to provide transport for our customers. Therefore a D1 on your license would be an advantage. Car driving license is essential.

Working week:

Working hours are normally from 8.30am – 5.30pm.
There will be times during your employment that you will be required to work additional evening hours; this is usually from 7.00PM – 9.00PM. A flexible weekly Roster is programmed on a weekly basis.


All applicants must have at least 2 of the following NGB qualifications and a current first aid certificate:

  • Single Pitch Award
  • UKCC level 2 paddle sports ( or 4 star canoe/kayak)
  • Mountain Leader
  • Mountain Bike Award
  • Local Cave Leader – South Wales Level 1 or higher.
  • D1 mini bus

Contract Duration:

March to November 2018

Proposed interview date:

Interviewing has commenced. Please get in touch.

Proposed start date:


If you are interested in a position with Black Mountain Activities then please e-mail your CV with a cover letter to or, call Carl on 01497 847897.