It’s more than a job at Lakeside

We’re a hard-working team with a focus on fun, challenging programmes that change young people’s lives for the better.  Based on the south western shores of Lake Windermere, in 400 acres of private woodland, we provide high-quality outdoor adventure holidays and development programmes for schools, youth groups, corporate clients and families.

We make the most of our natural location, offering more than 50 water and land-based activities ranging from sailing and kayaking to fell walking and abseiling.  If you’re interested in joining us for the season or if you’re looking for a career at Lakeside, please browse our current vacancies.

How to Apply

All these positions are allocated on the successful completion of application and interview process and will be closed once the required number has been achieved, so don’t delay; get your application in today!

Contact our Operations Services Manager on 015395 39000 or email

4 x Day Camp Leader Volunteers

Dates: 22nd July – 1st September 2017

Would you like to gain experience working with and being responsible for children?  Would you like to spend the summer in the Lake District? Have you got bags of enthusiasm and energy, a great sense of humour, full of fun and a commitment to give 6 weeks of your summer? If so, this opportunity is designed for you.  You will spend the first week learning all that you will need for the role and then spend the next 5 weeks, Monday to Friday as leaders within our Day Camp Programme. Join our team for the summer to have a unique and valuable experience, and make friends for life.

In return, you’ll receive:

  • 7-days of paid induction training from highly qualified and experienced staff.
  • Free on-site accommodation and meals.
  • £50 per week out of pocket expenses allowance
  • 8 hour first aid certificate
  • Valuable experience for your CV