Expedition Leaders

Expedition Leader Requirements

  • Mountain Leader Award or equivalent.
  • At the least a three-day wilderness first aid qualification.
  • Developing world travel experience.
  • Experience in leading groups.
  • Excellent communication and people skills.
  • Strong facilitation skills.
  • Motivated by travel and the great outdoors.
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, helpful and above all good fun!
  • For advanced expeditions; additional qualifications and logged experience may be required such as Winter ML, MIA, MIC, experience of trekking at high altitude or in remote locations.

To apply please complete the following form. You will need to upload your CV and cover letter which should include your previous experience and reasons why you want to work with us.

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