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Have you ever thought about a career in an environment in the great outdoors? Start your journey today at the Swan Valley Adventure Centre, join our team within several departments to serve a variety of customers giving them a great outdoor experience!
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Swan Valley Adventure Centre Flying Fox Tower
Swan Valley Adventure Centre Flying Fox Tower


Sales and Marketing Executive

  • Diverse role where no two days are the same
  • Work in a great adventure camp with a fantastic team
  • Opportunity to use your initiative and creative flair

About the role

A unique opportunity exists for an experienced Sales and Marketing Executive to generate profitable revenue from new and existing customers whilst building the brand through strategic marketing campaigns.

In addition to managing all marketing aspects of SVAC, the Sales and Marketing Executive will develop the marketing strategy, campaigns and marketing/ business development plans and will oversee all digital and traditional marketing platforms for SVAC.

They will develop new business opportunities within the education, hospitality, and tourism related industries. It will be important to show confidence and resilience with all sales activities to grow the business, as well as to follow up on leads generated by collateral areas of the business and converting them to revenue.

This is a diverse and hands-on role which entails working with the general public for events held at the centre.

What are we looking for in a candidate?

  • Experience within a fast-paced and competitive B2B & B2C hospitality/venue environment is highly desirable
  • Demonstrable prior achievement of on-target-earnings
  • Familiarity with sales support systems
  • Highly numerate with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to progress deals from lead/identification through proposal and conversion
  • Skilled in building and maintaining B2B & B2C relationships
  • Ability to adapt skills to suit the client base
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of an eager to learn team
  • Positive, achievement oriented and a motivated self-starter
  • Personable and affable personality who is comfortable meeting new people
  • Willingness to be a conversation starter and to ‘ask for the business’
  • National Police Certificate (not older than 3 months)
  • Working with Children Check
  • To be supportive of the Anglican Church and its values

What do we offer in return?

  • Permanent role with many learning and development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • A competitive salary with a good bonus structure

About us

As an entity of the Anglican Diocese of Perth, the Swan Valley Adventure Centre is located within the Perth metropolitan area, on a unique 89 acres of stunning Swan Valley wilderness. Swan Valley Adventure Centre has 6 camp houses accommodating up to 260 guests. The adventure centre features over 20 outdoor activities promoting educational outcomes, teamwork and enjoyment for all. All activities are linked to the Australian curriculum.

How to apply

You can apply via email to recruitment@perth.anglican.org

The applications should include a cover letter of no more than two pages and an updated CV. Shortlisting will begin immediately, and applications will close when a suitable candidate is found.

For a confidential discussion contact Katerina Lazarevska on 08 9425 7200.

Instructor Flying Fox Swan Valley Adventure Centre
Instructor Flying Fox Swan Valley Adventure Centre

Outdoor Instructor, Grade 4

Permanent, Full-time Role

  • Full-time permanent opportunity
  • Meals and boarding can be offered as part of the package
  • Develop your own outdoor industry skills

The Swan Valley Adventure Centre is a joint venture between the Perth Diocesan Trustees and the Anglican Schools Commission (Inc.) which offers various custom designed outdoor education programmes to suit the schools’ individual needs. We use experiential learning to develop the students in a variety of outcome-based activity programmes, such as Leadership, Problem Solving, etc.

We are currently looking for a full-time Outdoor Instructor (Grade 4) to join our team. The Outdoor Instructor will contribute to the delivery of outdoor education programmes and activities at Swan Valley Adventure Centre. They will run activities in which they are qualified and assist in all other activities.

The successful candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Cert III outdoor leadership or equivalent experience; minimum 2 years of experience
  • Two or more of the following nationally recognised qualifications in roping, canoeing and kayaking, such as ACIA guide or instructor, Australian canoeing flat water instructor, or similar
  • A commitment to deliver good customer service
  • The ability to empathise and support individuals in situations which are physically and emotionally demanding
  • Enthusiasm for the outdoor environment
  • The ability to assess a situation rapidly and act decisively under pressure
  • Excellent leadership, group management and communication skills
  • Good stamina and technical skills in a range of outdoor activities
  • Able to work evenings and weekends

In addition to this, our Outdoor Instructor must hold a current Working with Children Check, a valid National Police Certificate and a current First Aid Certificate.

Our employees are expected to be supportive of the Anglican Church and its values.

What we offer:

As part of your employment package, you will be offered comfortable accommodation living on site at Swan Valley Adventure Centre. Located on 89 acres of pristine land in the Swan Valley and overlooking the Swan River, there is not a more idyllic place to work and live. Close to local shopping centres and some of Western Australia’s most famous wineries and restaurants, there is plenty to explore in your down time, plus we are only 30 minutes from the Perth CBD and Australia’s most iconic beaches. The team at Swan Valley Adventure Centre looks forward to welcoming you to the family.

How to apply:

If this sounds appealing to you, submit your applications which include a cover letter and a CV to recruitment@perth.anglican.org

For a confidential discussion regarding the role, contact Katerina Lazarevska on 08 9425 7200.

Applications close when a suitable candidate is found.