The entrance to Fairburn activity centre.

Careers with Fairburn

Accepting applications for 2024 season!

Fairburn’s vision is to provide exceptional outdoor experiences. To support our guests exploration of the local area and to discover more about themselves and the locals.


We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic staff, that will bring with them a hard working and flexible attitude to their work. There are various positions that work together to achieve our vision. These include outdoor instructors and general assistants (who undertake a variety of roles within the hospitality side of our business).

Outdoor Instructors – Guides – Leaders

Whatever your passion and preferred role, we have something for you! No two days are the same as we deliver a variety of programs throughout the year to schools and youth groups. We have a comprehensive offering to our B&B and glamping guests that enable them to learn more about the local area, there’s plenty to keep you busy!


We are keen to hear from instructors/guides/leaders with qualifications in the following areas:


> Experienced paintball assistants / managers
> Mountain Leaders
> Mountain Bike coaches/guides/leaders
> Paddlesports Leaders
> IOL qualified Bushcraft instructors

Adventure leader university students – Start your career with Fairburn

If you are attending UHI Inverness & UHI Fortwilliam, participating in Edinburgh college or Perth college Adventure Leader programs, we can support your learning with access to a wide range of coaches and tutors that will support your career with Fairburn and the Adventure tourism industry.

If you are interested in working with us, please send your CV to and check out our activities


As the activities are only part of what we do at Fairburn, we are always keen to hear from those that work within the hospitality industry. For more information on the positions available contact or send your CV to Jo. Check out our accommodation.

Outdoor Instructor

We are always on the lookout for outdoor instructors with a variety of backgrounds and experiences.
Whilst working at Fairburn there will be opportunities to progress your knowledge and complete certain qualifications.

We will be happy to keep you up to date with opportunities for training.


Housekeeping positions at Fairburn are at the forefront of our guests experience. That is why we require a diverse team that is used to working in a demanding environment, whilst maintaining attention to detail and very high work ethic.

It is important that our team follow a step by step approach to make sure that every room exceeds our guests expectations.