Windsurfing Instructor

Job Details

LOCATIONS: Greece; Vasiliki, Porto Heli & Kos

WHEN: Summer 2020

As a Windsurfing Instructor you will be leading and assisting RYA sessions for adults and children alike. You will provide practical and theory based tuition that adheres to RYA criteria, ensuring that safety measures are in place and are followed at all times. You will be on hand to offer your guidance and expertise to guests who wish to also free sail. The role enables you to deliver outstanding customer service through a close relationship with small groups of customers within coaching sessions and all our guests in resort.


Customer Focus

Delivering outstanding customer service and care at all times helping the guests at every possible opportunity, helping to rig their kit to carrying equipment back to the racks & catching & recovering all sail boats

  • Interacting with all guests in a professional manner at all times
  • Attending evening social events


  • Opening and securing all beach equipment, including lifting and moving equipment and security cages
  • Preparing equipment for tuition and free-sailing, including lifting and moving equipment ready for launching
  • Routine maintenance checks on all equipment and completion of maintenance records
  • Teaching groups of adults & Kids new skills in line with the governing body syllabus
  • Being responsible for all safety aspects of your session whilst you are afloat, including considerations for ability, weather conditions and suitable craft to use
  • Providing safety cover for all aspects of our waterfront operation spending time on safety boats and in the safety tower
  • Carrying out stock takes and other essential paperwork
  • Carrying out first aid and complete accident forms as necessary
  • Assisting other departments as per operational needs


  • Up selling all RYA courses to customers not already booked to attend one
  • Providing private watersports tuition if requested
  • Promoting other in-resort sales (RYA Literature, tuition, merchandise)
  • Promoting Youth Squad to all children of the correct age group
  • Actively promoting all social events in the hotel to increase local revenue


  • Minimum age at contract start date; 18yo
  • First Aid (valid for a minimum of 6 months from posting date)
  • RYA Dinghy Instructor AND/OR RYA Start Windsurf Instructor
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • Safety Boat Certificate

Highly Desirable additional Qualifications

  • RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Non-Planning Instructor
  • RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Planning Instructor
  • RYA Racing Coach Level 2
  • RYA Multihull Endorsement
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor
  • RYA Advanced Dinghy Instructor
  • RYA Advanced Windsurf Instructor
  • SUP Instructor


  • Competitive Salary and Package
  • Family and Friends Discount
  • Travel to and from the UK
  • Access to Watersports Equipment

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