What we Offer
Somerset has a proud history in the outdoor education space since 1981. For 35 years we have employed 1000s of people across all areas of our operations.
From field staff to logistics and food services, and from cleaning to admin and program coordination there are abundant opportunities to work, learn and progress in our organisation.
As a family owned and operated company, strong relationships, personal interest and a team approach are our guiding principles.
Field Staff – Group Leaders and Activity Support
'I get to wake up every morning in a different spot. I love camping and my tent, and love the fact that I have the best sleeps whilst I'm out on program' - Sophie, Senior Group Leader
Behind-the-Scenes – Logistics, Hospitality and Administration
Current Positions Available
After Covid - Field Staff Required
SOL is urgently seeking Group Leaders with Cert IV in Outdoor Recreation or equivalent for mid-January 2021 commencement.
Casual and Full-time positions available *Jan 2021* for a busy Semester 1 2021
Are you a New Zealander considering a move to Australia? We currently have a large cohort of New Zealanders working within the team including our Program Coordinator who is also available for a chat. We have a Somerset representative on both the North and South Islands who are available for a chat in person.
A qualified and experienced Group Leader can expect;
We require Certificate IV in Outdoor Recreation or equivalent, with Qualifications in Bushwalking, Flat Water Canoeing, Rock Climbing & Abseiling essential. Current Wilderness or Remote 1st Aid Certificate. NSW Working with Children’s Check required. Must enjoy working in a positive and professional team environment.
“Tough times never last, but tough people do.” —Robert H. Schuller
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