Field Studies Instructor - Dorchester, Dorset

Dorchester, Dorset
£22,995 per annum
22 Mar 2023
19 Apr 2023

Field Studies Instructor - Dorchester, Dorset


  • Excellent rates of pay of up to £22,995 per annum for entry level roles
  • Working 42 hours per week over 5 days

Beat the cost-of-living crisis with our optional accommodation & meals package. With all bills and utilities covered, you’ll still earn up to £364 a week and our competitive meals package will provide you with three nutritional meals every day

Roles commence in EARLY 2023

Bring the natural world to life as a specialist Field Studies Instructor with PGL

You’ll live, work, and play at our beautiful activity centre on the Dorset coast, Osmington Bay. This role offers the ideal start for someone considering a future in teaching.

The centre provides a spectacular location for taking the National Curriculum out of the classroom. As a PGL Field Studies Instructor, you will have the opportunity to bring the natural world to life introducing our guests to concepts of learning, using the outside world as your classroom. At the same time you’ll be enriching the lives of young people by instilling a love of adventure and the great outdoors, encouraging independence and empowering them to achieve amazing things in the future. You’ll also be supporting our hospitality team, which could involve assisting in catering, housekeeping or retail. No two days will ever be the same!

​PGL is renowned for its personal development & investment in people. We’ll support you each step of the way, including all the training you need to be confident and successful in your role, a personal development plan, and nationally recognised qualifications funded by PGL to give your career the very best start.

But life at PGL isn’t all work, as a valued member of #TeamPGL you’ll be joining a tight-knit community & building friendships with like-minded people, who in their spare time enjoy socialising, outdoor activities, and team events. 


A confident and engaging personality who loves finding the joy in sharing your knowledge with others

Adores being active in the outdoors, with a passion for sport & leisure.

Ideally you will have experience of working/volunteering with children, such as being involved with scouts/guides/cadet groups, coaching sports teams, or helping out at youth groups or clubs.

Degree educated in Geography, Geology, Science or any other relevant subject.

We are committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community, but you will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS (criminal reference) check (paid for by PGL).


  • Be rewarded for your development! Generous increase to your pay in your 2nd year and 3rd year.
  • A generous benefits package including annual leave accrual, birthday leave, pension & death in service cover
  • Enjoy a range of employee perks including PGL discounted holidays, partner offers (such as Anytime Fitness) and 20% discount in all our on-site shops
  • Health and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme, mobile app and health cashback plan