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.


Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre (JSASTC)

Job title Yachtmaster Offshore Sailing Instructor or Cruising Instructor
Location Haslar Road, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 2AQ
Job type Civil Service Seven Month Full Time Contract or MOD Agency Fee Earning Day Rate Contract 
Salary  Equivalent to Permanent Civil Service D Grade Pro Rata (£26,350 pa)
                          

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

JSASTC is recruiting enthusiastic and outgoing Sailing Instructors to deliver RYA Offshore courses to Service Personnel as part of a team of 20 sailing staff at JSASTC operating from the MOD services offshore sailing centre based in Gosport. Suitable candidates will have a strong sailing background, high standards, and excellent inter-personal skills. Instructional experience is ideal, but newly qualified Instructors are welcome to apply. Up to 20 weeks per annum pro rata on water training delivery is required with the balance of working days spent on yacht maintenance and/or delivering RYA classroom training. Sailing activity is only delivered Mon to Fri – weekend sailing activity is not conducted. Normal non sailing working hours are Mon to Thu 0800-1630hrs, Fri 0800-1600hrs.

Essential: Up to date RYA Yachtmaster Instructor or Cruising Instructor with at least one year remaining before revalidation, up to date First Aid, Commercial endorsement and ML5 with at least six months. 

Desirable: Classroom, Diesel, First Aid, Radar or Sea Survival Instructor. 

Closing date: N/A
Tel: 02392 765611  
E-mail:  kevin.williams170@mod.gov.uk
Website: N/A

Madeira Sailing Training Center

Job title Yachtmaster Instructor
Location Funchal, Madeira PT
Job type Full time
Salary TBC
                          

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

Principal and Chief Instructor; you will be responsible for identifying the initial courses and preparations required to submit the application for the RTC. You will have direct control of the day-to-day running, ensuring that it constructs and delivers training courses to the high standards expected by the RYA. You will develop a structure to be able to deliver training and guidance to experienced sailing instructors who have local qualifications and want to acquire the equivalent RYA certifications so that your team can develop and train others to deliver excellent courses to make this newly established RTC, one of Europe's leading destinations for sailing training holidays.

Closing date: N/A
Tel: 01784248881 
E-mail: richard.leon.man@gmail.com 
Website: www.docs.google.com

Madeira Sailing Training Center

Job title Yachtmaster Instructor
Location Funchal, Madeira PT
Job type Full time
Salary TBC
                          

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

Principal and Chief Instructor; you will be responsible for identifying the initial courses and preparations required to submit the application for the RTC. You will have direct control of the day-to-day running, ensuring that it constructs and delivers training courses to the high standards expected by the RYA. You will develop a structure to be able to deliver training and guidance to experienced sailing instructors who have local qualifications and want to acquire the equivalent RYA certifications so that your team can develop and train others to deliver excellent courses to make this newly established RTC, one of Europe's leading destinations for sailing training holidays.

Closing date: N/A
Tel: 01784248881 
E-mail: richard.leon.man@gmail.com 
Website: www.docs.google.com

Queen Mary Sailing Club

Job title Chief Instructor (Dinghy and/or Windsurf)
Location Ashford, Middlesex
Job type Full time
Salary 23,000-25,000 dependent on experience
         

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

Experience & Qualifications:

Essential:
• RYA Senior Instructor with valid FA certificate
• 2 years’ experience working as an active SI
• Multihull/Racing/Advanced/Keelboat Instructor endorsements AND/OR Intermediate Planing/Advanced Windsurf Instructor

Desirable:
• Foiling endorsement or experience
• RYA Powerboat Instructor
• Good racing knowledge
• Experience in providing safety cover for racing events
• Gel coat/Fibre glass repair
Contract of employment is subject to passing an Enhanced DBS child workforce check and reference checks

Duties include:
• Overseeing daily operations as the Duty Officer
• Overseeing staff development
• Delivery and supervision of RYA courses
• Managing purchasing and maintenance of the training fleet, including spares
• Assisting with recruitment
• Assisting with staffing

Closing date: 19 September
Tel: 01784248881 
E-mail: sailing.principal@queenmary.org.uk 
Website: www.queenmary.org

Blackwell Sailing

Job title Charity Manager and Principal Instructor
Location Windermere
Job type Full time
Salary £36,922 per annum
                          

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

Do you love the Blackwell Vision?

Blackwell Sailing began as a conversation in 1993 with people with learning disabilities - ‘wouldn’t it be nice to go sailing together?’ Now an RYA Sailability centre, it has excellent onshore and sailing facilities, together with an extensive network of sailors, volunteers and supporters. There is a weekly programme of non-residential activities, chiefly for adults who have a wide range of abilities and disabilities. The trustees now wish to appoint a successor to the founder, David Hall for January 2022. This is a dual role, full-time post, to continue and develop the vision.

Closing date: 31 August
Tel: 015394 45333 
E-mail: application@blackwellsailing.com 
Website: www.blackwellsailing.com

Caldecotte Xperience

Job title Deputy Head of Centre
Location Milton Keynes, MK6 3AG
Job type Full time
Salary £29,363 - £34,444 per annum
                          

Main Purpose and Scope of the Role

The Deputy Head of Centre will work alongside and deputise for the Director of Outdoor Education in their absence. They will also be responsible for the day-to-day management of the team of Instructors.

Relevant and appropriate Outdoor Education Qualifications. Must include:

  • Climbing Wall Instructor or Higher
  • RYA Senior Instructor
  • RYI Power Boat Instructor
  • UKCC L2 or Higher
  • First Aid

Please see the vacancy on our website for more detailed information regarding this role https://www.action4youth.org/work-with-us/

Closing date: 3 September @noon Tel: 0300 003 2334 E-mail: jan.knight@action4youth.org Website: www.action4youth.org/work-with-us/ 

Alton Water 

Job title Watersports Instructor 
Location Alton Water, Suffolk
Job type Full Time
Salary Circa £24,000 
 

As a qualified Senior Watersports Instructor, you’ll get to work at an award-winning park that not only is used for leisure activities but also is crucial to the supply of water to Anglian Water’s millions of customers. 

The watersports centre offers sailing, windsurfing, rowing and paddle boarding, providing a fun filled day out for beginners to experts, as well as group tuition for school groups and corporate events. 

It’s essential that you have a RYA Senior instructor qualification in Sailing or Windsurfing. Ideally you’ll have experience in a similar environment, assisting people of all ages and abilities.

Apply here: https://awg.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/AW/job/Ipswich/Watersports-Instructor_R10772-1

       

Alton Water 

Job title Watersports Instructor 
Location Alton Water, Suffolk
Job type Part Time
Salary 9.50 Per Hour  
 

As a qualified Senior Watersports Instructor, you’ll get to work at an award-winning park that not only is used for leisure activities but also is crucial to the supply of water to Anglian Water’s millions of customers. 

The watersports centre offers sailing, windsurfing, rowing, and paddle boarding, providing a fun filled day out for beginners to experts, as well as group tuition for school groups and corporate events. 

It’s essential that you have a RYA Senior instructor qualification in Sailing or Windsurfing. Ideally, you’ll have experience in a similar environment, assisting people of all ages and abilities.

Apply here: https://awg.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/AW/job/Ipswich/Watersports-Park-Instructor_R10679-1