Welcome to the RYA Training Support site for Recognised Training Centres and all those running RYA courses.

While the site is live to enable final testing, please continue to refer to the Recognition Guidance Notes dated February 2013 until the new notes are released. Training centres and instructors will be notified at that point.

Jobs - People wanted 

The adverts below are for staff wanted at RYA Recognised Training Centres.

The adverts use information supplied to the RYA by the advertisers. The advertiser is solely responsible for ensuring that the content of the advertisement is compliant with all applicable laws and regulatory standards.

The AHOY Centre

Job title
Dinghy Instructor
Location
Deptford, Greenwich, London
Job Type
Freelance
Salary
Rate of pay dependent on experience

Enthusiastic, motivated and competent Dinghy Instructors with good communication and team working skills are required for our energetic and rewarding charity based on the River Thames in Deptford, South London.


They will bring their experience and skills to support our Chief Instructors and assist with all areas of our activities including fleet and equipment maintenance.

Applicants are required to have the following qualifications:

  • RYA Dinghy Instructor
  • RYA Safety Boat Officer

Westminster Boating Base

Job title
Chief Instructor Watersports
Location
Pimlico, London tidal river Thames
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Dependent on Experience. Pension Scheme Contribution

Westminster Boating Base Trust is a vibrant, community watersports charity. We provide training in kayaking, canoeing, sailing and powerboating for young people.

 The successful applicant will have strong management skills with previous experience of managing a busy centre with a focus on being an inspirational leader to our young participants; as well as the instructors, volunteers and other users. He/she will be required to ensure a safe environment and adhere to all policies, procedures and regulations. A sound working knowledge of boats and engines would be a definite advantage.

 Qualifications – RYA Senior Instructor Powerboating and Sailing; British Canoeing advantageous

Helford River Children's Sailing Trust (HRCST)

Job title
Chief Executive
Location
Helford/Falmouth area
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Circa £40,000 dependent of experience and qualifications

The charity is now at an exciting next stage of its development looking to expand and build its influence for the next generation. HRCST is now seeking to appoint as its first full-time employee, a dynamic Chief Executive to lead and develop the charity in this next stage. The successful candidate will have the leadership skills and personal enthusiasm to translate visionary objectives into operational plans and to motivate and inspire employees, volunteers and funders.

You must be able to demonstrate a strong track record of delivery, good communication skills and have financial acumen. As befits a smaller organisation, you will need to be highly self-motivated, wear many hats and be both strategic and operational as the trust develops.

Albany Outdoors (Albany Park Canoe & Sailing Centre)

Job title
Watersports Instructor
Location
Job Type
Full Time
Salary

Albany Outdoors are part of 'achieving for children' an award-winning social enterprise company delivering a full range of children's services. We are a small highly motivate outdoor team based in the heart of Kingston upon Thames providing the community with coaching courses and advanture activities.

Albany offers kayak and canoe, bell boating, dragon boat, raft building, challenge course, dinghy.

Ref: RBK/17/2875