Adventure Impact

Reference: 
OP413
Location: 
Witney, Carterton, Chipping Norton, Burford, Eynsham and Woodstock
Closing date: 
31 December 2019
Age required: 
14+
Opportunity type: 
Entry level courses
Description: 

Adventure Impact is a specialist team within Adventure Plus which works with children and young people, aged 8-18 years, who are vulnerable, disadvantaged or who have additional needs. We engage and challenge these young people using outdoor activities, encouraging them to recognise their potential and develop positive aspirations. We provide a variety of courses in which young people gain exciting new experiences, life skills and recognised qualifications.    

Our Adventure Impact programmes include outdoor activities such as archery, canoeing, kayaking, climbing, fencing, circus skills, bush craft, biking, team games and many more; and we firmly believe everyone can take part in any of the activities we offer. We work closely with families and referring organisations, customising our programmes to ensure the best possible outcome for the young people.        

Qualifications: 

For children and young people, aged 8-18 years, who are vulnerable, disadvantaged or who have additional needs

Training: 

ASDAN Wider Key Skills or a national qualification e.g. British Canoe Union Level 1* Certificate, Abseiling, Archery Circus Skills Fencing, Night Hikes, Raft Building, Swimming, Rope Courses, Sports and more! Duke of Edinburgh award as appropriate.

Sessions tailored to individuals age and ability and any emotional/behavioral issues.

How to apply: 

Taking referrals from Schools, Pupil Referral Units, Youth Offending Services, Social Services or Youth Organisations we work with children and young people:

  • In care or the edge of care
  • At risk of exclusion or excluded from school
  • Not in education, employment or training
  • With physical or learning disabilities
  • With low self-esteem, who have difficulty with confidence and communication
  • From refugee families

For further information or to discuss a booking please contact our team at aim@adventureplus.org.uk 

Opportunity provider:

Adventure Plus
Main Street
Clanfield
Bampton
OX18 2SN
01993 703308

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