The RYA employs over 170 staff in a wide range of roles, from boating specialists to professional staff to co-ordinators and administrators. Most work from our headquarters in Hamble, near Southampton, but some are based in other parts of the UK. We offer modern, accessible office facilities with free parking, up to date IT systems and a competitive range of benefits.
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Training Scheme Manager (Chief Instructor, Shorebased)
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000 per annum (dependent upon experience)
Permanent, full-time (35 hours per week)
Location: Hamble, Southampton
The RYA offers a range of benefits which include; a personal pension scheme, free life insurance and a total annual leave package of 28 days (plus public holidays).
Our aim is to deliver the most successful leisure and small commercial vessel training schemes in the world. With almost 50 years’ experience in delivering both practical and shorebased training to more than 250,000 people per year, the RYA is the world leader in this sector.
This exciting role supports the continued growth and development of the RYA Training schemes globally. The successful applicant will take on responsibility for managing the RYA shorebased training scheme particularly ensuring course content and training material remains relevant and accessible to the boating public. Collaboration with internal and external subject matter experts, and other stakeholders, including the RYA publications team, eLearning team, and three practical chief instructors forms an essential part of this role.
We seek someone with experience of recreational or professional use of small craft, who also has experience of developing support material and/or delivering training. An eye for detail is essential as is the ability to work as part of a close knit team. Flexibility and adaptability are also a must for this role.
Please review the full job description and download & complete an application form. Completed application forms should be returned, along with an equality monitoring form, to Lisa.Rogers@rya.org.uk Please note that we do not accept CVs in lieu of a fully completed application form.
Closing date for applications: Mid-day on Tuesday 21 April 2020
Interviews to be held on: TBC
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