Senior Watersports Instructor

Job Details

We are actively seeking experienced and qualified Senior Instructors to come work in one of our stunning beach resorts.

As a member of our dynamic waterfront team you’ll teach a wide range of child and adult courses. We offer informal group sessions, RYA syllabus courses including advanced modules and private one-to-one tuition. You’ll ensure all instructors adhere to Mark Warner and RYA standards and that our guests have a safe and fun experience whilst participating in our watersports.

It’s not all work and no play though! Opportunities to get out on the water will be plentiful; you could learn a new sport or explore exciting new places with like-minded friends.

Main Responsibilities

  • Support and assist the waterfront management team
  • Oversee staff instruction Liaise between waterfront management and waterfront team
  • Assist with staff rotas
  • Organise day-to-day staff requirements
  • Deliver an advanced instruction programme to guests and staff
  • Produce a course plan accommodating all guest abilities
  • Continuously improve health and safety on the waterfront
  • Implement Mark Warner standards and ensure these are adhered to at all times
  • Establish and implement water safety precautions
  • Partake in additional waterfront responsibilities including safety cover, customer service, shore-break duties and pontoon management
  • Assist with maintenance, security and upkeep of the waterfront and its equipment
  • Help train, develop, motivate and appraise staff on their course delivery

Essential Requirements

  • RYA Senior Dinghy and/or Windsurf Instructor
  • RYA Safety Boat or RYA Powerboat Instructor
  • RYA Intermediate Windsurf Instructor, Advanced Dinghy or Multihull Instructor and practical experience of Kayaking and Stand Up Paddleboarding desired but not essential
  • International Certificate of Competence (ICC)
  • First Aid Certificate

PACKAGE AND BENEFITS

Return travel to and from the UK, accommodation, all meals, use of hotel watersports and sports equipment, medical insurance, holiday concessions for family and friends, discounted drinks at hotel and a competitive salary!

 

CHECKLIST

Looking for adventure? ✓ Want to travel to stunning locations? ✓ Keen to develop your skills? ✓ Want to meet like-minded people? ✓ Love new experiences? ✓

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