The adverts below are for staff wanted at RYA Recognised Training Centres.
Marine Society and Sea Cadets
Sea Cadet Training Centre Caledonia, Rosyth, KY11 2XH
£18,000 gross per annum
MSSC (Marine Society & Sea Cadets) is a friendly and focused place to work. As the governing body for Sea Cadets, we aim to give young people the best possible head start in life through nautical adventure and fun.
We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Instructor to deliver high quality training at our training facility in SCTC Caledonia which includes Port Edgar Boat Station.
This is position is full time for 6 months. Hours of work each week will be variable, but will average approximately 44 hours.
In this role you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Executive Officer and Chief Instructor.
RYA Watersport instructors
Jeddah , Saudi Arabia
We are looking to recruit RYA instructors must be over 25 year old due to visa restrictions. Inside Kaust University we have a small RYA Centre on the Red Sea with year round warm water and winds and a 5* Padi Centre as well.
- RYA Windsurfing or Sailing Instructors.
- Arranging and delivering watersports training
- Data collection
- Equipment maintenance and reporting
- Introduce new programs for watersports
- School program, yearly tuition program
- Co-ordinate with the events and marketing team
- Good communication skills
- Able to work within a diverse team and company
- Medical insurance - Bupa
- 30 day annual holidays
- 11 day local holidays
- Return flights
Plymouth Youth Sailing Club
The Mountbatten Centre, Plymouth PL9 9SJ
£16,579 (1250 hours per annum)
Plymouth Youth Sailing (PYS), in partnership with the Sport England families Fund, wish to appoint a Chief Instructor to lead forward a major initiative to introduce and develop more young people and families to the sport of sailing through a social inclusion structure. PYS are a dedicated youth sailing club, with a current membership of over 80 young people, supported by 30 volunteers. We have access to a wide range of dinghies and safety boats to support our evening and weekend programme.
If you are a qualified dinghy Instructor with significant experience and the drive and enthusiasm to develop the sport and increase access for young people and families, this post is for you!
Purpose of role:
To manage the club in accordance with the agreed development plan and to targets set from time to time by the Management committee. To be responsible for the operational management and development of the club.
To be responsible for all aspects of operational management including:
- Membership Growth
- Health and Safety
- Repairs and maintenance of equipment
- Marketing. PR and Central Programming
- Management and Leadership of volunteers
For further details and application packs, please send a large S.A.E to :-
Plymouth Youth Sailing, C/O Mount Batten Centre, 70 Lawrence Rd, Plymouth, PL9 9SJ or email: email@example.com
Clipper Ventures Plc
Clipper Ventures Plc is seeking a suitably qualified Training Director to develop the current RYA training centre in the UK and to open and develop new centres is Asia. The Director will also have overall responsibility for all Clipper Ventures training including the iconic clipper round the World Yacht Race.
The successful candidate will hold a minimum of an RYA Yachtmaster (Ocean) Certificate and Instructor qualificaitons, plus proven experience and management record.
The poisiton will be based in Gosport but will require visites to Asia.
Salary negotiable and will recognise the increased responsiblity as the centres expand.
Please send your CV and convering letter to William Ward, CEO at firstname.lastname@example.org
Neilson Active Holidays
Greece, Italy and Sardinia
Salary depends on qualifications + in resort package + bonus
The great thing about sailing and windsurfing is the freedom of racing across the water with the wind in your hair. Add in the sun and our stunning resorts and we’ve got a winning combo that our guests, and staff, adore.
- Dinghy instructor
- Start windsurf instructor
- Emergency first aid
- Intermediate non/planing instructor
- Senior instructor
- Advanced dinghy/winsurf instructor
Neilson Active Holidays
Vounaki Beachclub, Paleros, Greece
£650 per month + in resort package + bonus
A sense of adventure balanced with the ability to lead by example is what puts our Skippers at the top of the leader board when it comes to flotillas. Our Skipper and their crew become the face of Neilson out on the water, which gives our guests the confidence that they are in best hands when sailing around the beautiful Greek Islands.
- RYA Yachtmaster Instructor
- Emergency First Aid
Phuket Yacht Club Sailing School
Depending on qualifications and experience, includes visa, flights, vehicle and accommodation
Teach sail cruising in the beautiful waters of Thailand. Opportunities to get involved in racing, dinghy sailing and powerboating as well as cruising the many islands around the area.
- RYA Yachtmaster Instructor
- RYA Powerboat Instructor
- RYA Shorebased Instructor
RYA Senior/Dinghy Instructor
Windermere International Summer School
Senior Sailing or Windsurfing Instructor
Windermere School is looking to appoint a Senior Sailing or Windsurfing Instructor for the Summer of 2018. You will design and deliver exceptional sailing and watersports courses following the RYA Youth Sailing Syllabus to young children aged 6 to 16 from both the UK and overseas. You will be asked to oversee other members of the watersports team.
This is a residential role. You must be available to attend Summer School Training from Saturday 30 June. Summer Schools start on Monday 2 July and end on Friday 24 August.
You will be on-duty six days per week. You will be required to participate in occasional pastoral and boarding duties. Your day off will be either Saturday or Sunday. You will be required to live on site for the duration of the summer.
Please see www.windermereschool.co.uk for the full job description and application forms.
Queen Mary Sailing Club
Chief Dinghy Instructor
We are excited to announce the opportunity to become Chief Instructor at one of the largest centres in the UK. We are looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing and motivated individual to support our Principal at Queen Mary Sailing Club.
The role requires a flexible approach with the successful candidate working a 35hr contract over weekends, evenings and bank holidays as required. Typical working week Wednesday – Sunday.
Experience & Qualifications:
- RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor with valid FA certificate
- Minimum of 2 years experience working in a RTC as an active SI
- Multihull/Racing/Advanced/Keelboat Instructor endorsements
- Start/Intermediate/Advanced Windsurf Instructor
- RYA Powerboat Instructor
- Good racing knowledge
- Experience in providing safety cover for racing events
- Gel coat/Fibre glass repair
- BSUPA or BCU qualifications
Sunsail are looking for a qualified RYA Cruising Instructor to join our team based in Lefkas; Greece. The instructor would be responsible for delivering RYA competent crew and RYA day skipper courses alongside running our flotilla hero product at times. We are looking for a safety conscious individual who has a passion for teaching and for sailing, who is happy working as part of a team and has the ability to make difficult decisions and work under pressure. The individual must be able to tailor their teaching style to different learning styles, and must have strong, well established communication skills.
Seasonal Centre Senior
Bartley, Birmingham, B32 3NU
£16,500 to £18,000 pro rata / DOE and qualifications
Rockley are excited to be offering an opportunity for a motivated, outgoing, RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor to lead activities at our new centre based at Bartley Sailing Club, Birmingham.
The Centre Seniors role is to support the Centre Manager in running all activities at the centre. They will also take on further responsibility in the absence of the Centre Manager.
Responsible to the Centre Manager.
- Responsible for the smooth running of a variety of activities at Rockley Watersports - Bartley, from first point of contact to post visit, leading to happy, safe clients who want to return regularly.
- Responsible for running a wide range of RYA courses – from beginner to advance to both adults and children.
- Assisting with the organisation and delivery of our Schools & Groups programme. Liaising directly with the Centre Manager to deliver fun, active and rewarding experiences to the youngsters that come to us at Bartley.
- Ensuring that Rockley Watersports - Bartley presents itself in a suitable light to all visitors, club members and the local community
Yacht Skipper / Instructor / Dock Worker
Dependent on qualifications/experience
Greece, Turkey, Corsica & Sardinia
Competitive including a fully comprehensive package
Outline the main daily duties, tasks and responsibilities of the position. Indicate what skills specific to the job are required eg. language fluency. Think about the type of person you want and what qualifications you require them to have:
Mark Warner are looking for the next generation of Watersports Instrcutors to head to our amazing mediterannean resorts for the summer.
If you are a RYA Dinghy and/or Windsurf instructor, why not take your skills overseas with some positions running from April-November to maximise your time in the sun.
We offer a fully comprehensive package including, travel, food, accommodation, use of the equipment, staff training, qualifications, medical insurance, commission, discouonts and salary.
Now is your chance to have the best summer of your life doing a job you love, in some amazing places and getting paid to do so!
End: November (shorter contracts available)
Southampton Water Activities Centre
Competitive plus benefits
Reporting To: Chief Instructor (SWAC)
Liaison With: Lead Instructor, Training Manager
Charity Mission: “To persuade the nation to be active”
Charity Behaviours: (how we expect you to behave)
- Be enthusiastic
- Be responsible
- Be proactive
Role Purpose: (how your role contributes to the mission)
Instructors will deliver a broad range of quality outdoor activity sessions; having responsibilities for the welfare of participants in their care. With support and guidance from the Lead Instructor the post holder will contribute to the service delivery standards of the charity.
Key Result Areas: (the outputs of your role)
- Safe Supporters and staff
- Happy Supporters who will recommend Active Nation activities to others
- Safe and efficient use of centre assets
For more information, full Job Description and Person Specification please contact Martin Fox, Chief Instructor.
Rutland Sailing Club
Chief Instructor / RYA Senior Instructor
We are looking for an individual who can contribute towards the wellbeing and running of Rutland Sailing Club. You will be expected to take a lead role in the delivery of sailing activity while assisting with the day to day running of the Sailing School.
Queen Mary Sailing Club
RYA Dinghy/Windsurfing Instructors
Queen Mary Sailing Club, Middlesex
Competitive based on experience
Queen Mary Sailing Club are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Instructors to assist in the delivery of our training programme for the coming seasons. There are full time, contracted positions of varying duration, as well as part-time and freelance positions available.
- Minimum of RYA Dinghy and/or Start Windsurf Instructor
The main duty will be the delivery of the National and Youth RYA Dinghy/Windsurf syllabus inline with your qualification and experience. Additional roles include:
- in-house training to deliver sit on-top kayaking, raft building, stand-up paddleboarding and water/land based team building games
- Assisting in the safety provisions for Club and Open racing
- Maintenance in the training kit
- FT contracted positions: 35hrs/week (to include weekends, evenings and BHs) starting March onwards up until November with possibility on full-time winter work available
- Competitive salary
- Holiday entitlement
- Comprehensive training and induction programme including opportunities to up-skill with professional qualifications
- Access to our full range of kit (over 60 boats and 50 windsurf boards) in personal time
- Full and varied role!
All positions are subject to satisfactory reference and DBS checks.