Dinghy Instructor - Summer 2018

Job Details

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

As a member of our dynamic waterfront team you’ll teach a full range of child and adult sailing courses. We offer informal group sessions, RYA syllabus courses and private one-to-one tuition. You’ll ensure all guests have a safe and fun experience whilst under your instruction.

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

  • Provide a high level of safety and instruction for guests and staff on the waterfront
  • Daily dinghy instruction
  • Deliver a course plan based on guests abilities
  • Ensure Mark Warner and RYA standards are adhered to at all times
  • Partake in additional waterfront responsibilities including safety cover, customer service and shore-break duties
  • Establish and implement water safety precautions
  • Assist with daily maintenance and upkeep of the waterfront and its equipment
  • Support management team to organise the ‘Race Day’
  • Implement and participate in a ‘bad weather’ programme
  • Assist with in-resort marketing activities and promotions
  • Participate in evening entertainments, guest dinners and social activities

Abilities and Skills

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Present a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Team player
  • Calm friendly demeanour
  • Professional, safety conscious

Essential Requirements

  • RYA Dinghy Instructor
  • RYA Powerboat level 2
  • RYA Multihull, Advanced Dinghy or Racing Instructor endorsements desired
  • International Certificate of Competence (ICC)
  • First Aid Certificate
  • UK/EU Passport holder
  • UK National Insurance Number
  • UK bank account

Package and Benefits

  • Return travel to/from UK
  • Medical insurance
  • Comfortable accommodation
  • All meals
  • Discounted drinks and beauty treatments (dependent on resort)
  • Use of some hotel sports equipment and facilities including tuition
  • Smart uniform
  • Holiday concessions for friends and family
  • A competitive salary
  • Comprehensive training
  • Opportunity to work year-round

About Mark Warner

Mark Warner is a leading activity holiday company with over 30 years experience. Mark Warner operate their own beach clubs across the Med and ski chalethotels in the best alpine resorts in Europe. Services provided include first class childcare, RYA watersports training, PADI diving instruction and their own tennis academies. Adult only weeks are also available during the summer and ski seasons.

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