Jobs - People wanted

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

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Marine Society and Sea Cadets

Job title
Seasonal Instructors
Location
Caledonia KY11 2XH
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
£9.65 + £1.16 holiday allowance

​PURPOSE OF ROLE

The primary purpose of the Instructor is to deliver positive physical, social and life skills through afloat activities.

KEY RESPONSIBLITIES

The following is a list of the principal (but not exhaustive) tasks of the post holder:

  • ​Delivery of the 'On The Water' project to participants, to include:
  • Session set up and pack away
  • Session recording/reporting
  • Delivery of activities
  • Management of participants on and off of the water
  • Collection of feedback from participants

Start: 5th – 30th August and 21st – 25th October initially

End (if applicable): 5th – 30th August and 21st – 25th October initially

​Please see recruitment pack attached, also can be found here on our website www.ms-sc.org/on-the-water-project-instructor

Beijing Sailing Centre (BSC)

Job title
Senior Instructor
Location
China
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
8000-10000RMB/Monthly

This role is to continue the development of an existing water sports company putting it at the forefront of the Chinese sailing industry. The position will involve hands on approach to managing a small developing marketing team.

Senior Instructor in managing a safe beach operation. To include staff training and management, delivery of Sailing IYT courses, uphold company standards. Ensure boat maintenance is carried out in a timely manner. Ensuring that customer service is delivered to the highest levels at all times.

​PERSON SPECIFICATION 

  • 2 seasons Instructing at various levels
  • 2 seasons as Senior Instructor
  • Managed a team of 10 staff or more for 1 years
  • Extensive knowledge and ability to sailing and maintain various boats windsurf kit.
  • Ability to work as a reliable member of the team.
  • Highly motivated individual.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Suitable CRB check.

QUALIFICATIONS

​RYA Senior Instructors or Senior Windsurf Instructors Qualification, RYA Powerboat Instructor  Qualification, RYA Safety Boat Drivers certificate, Valid First Aid certificate.

For full details please contact the centre,

Amity International School

Job title
Chief Instructor
Location
Amity School, Abu Dhabi
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
8,000aed per month + Studio apartment in Al Reef, Medical Cover, 1 return flight per year and Visa

​Provide professional instruction to all levels whilst ensuring a safe sailing environment and to undertake and maintain standard of RYA recognition.​

Carsington Sports & Leisure Ltd

Job title
Assistant Manager
Location
Carsington Water, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1ST
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Information given up on application

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced individual to join our senior staff team at the centre. Working on one of Derbyshire's busiest public sites, at the Region's largest multi activity facility, you will be engaged in the management of one of the largest Leisure provisions in the area. The position can be challenging, but you will enjoy being part of the core team delivering a range of activities to our clients, alongside a team of highly experienced and qualified instructional staff.

This is a full time position based on a shift pattern of  5 days/week inc regular weekends. 


The AHOY Centre

Job title
Senior Instructor to Chief Instructor
Location
Deptford, Greenwich London
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Salary £26,000 to £31,000 (depending on experience and skill sets)

An enthusiastic, motivated and competent RYA Senior Instructor with good communication, organisational & leadership skills is required for our energetic and rewarding charity based in Deptford, South London.


The SI will deliver our charity’s diverse range of water based activities and programmes with the opportunity to become Chief Instructor. The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  •  Experienced RYA Senior Instructor with tidal/river experience (Keel Boat Instructor Endorsed)
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor with tidal/river experience

Main duties include:

  • Managing/Assisting with the delivery of both land and on-water activities which includes rowing, sailing and power boating

Ensuring that all craft and equipment are maintained to a high standard


The AHOY Centre

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

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An enthusiastic, motivated and competent RYA Dinghy Instructor with good communication and organisational skills is required for our energetic and rewarding charity based in Deptford, South London.

The initial contract will be for sessional work from April to the end of October. There is the opportunity to become full time for those that are looking for a permanent position.

The role involves assisting our Chief Instructor with delivering our charity’s diverse range of water activities and programmes, sailing, rowing & power boating. The successful candidate will be an experienced RYA qualified Dinghy Instructor with the following key qualifications:

  • RYA Dinghy Instructor with tidal/river experience
  • RYA L2 Powerboat qualified with tidal/river experience

Main duties include:

  • Assisting with the delivery of both land and on-water activities which includes rowing, sailing and power boating
  • Assisting with maintenance of all craft and equipment to a high standard

In addition to this you will have proven team working & organisational skills and the ability to become an articulate and passionate advocate of our cause. Experience of working on the River Thames would be an advantage.​


Ocean Elements

Job title
Senior watersports instructor
Location
Greece, Porto Heli and Kos
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Competitive salary and package

  • Maintain the overall smooth running of the centre
  • Responsible for providing support to all the instructors & chief instructor.
  • ​​​​​Ensure practical and theory based tuition is provided to customers and adheres to RYA criteria.
  • On occasion you will be responsible for preparing and conducting staff meetings with waterfront staff and childcare.
  • Create welcoming and friendly environment & teach a variety of sessions.
  • Daily preparation, weather forecast, equipment & delegate team tasks.
  • ​Role requirements; Senior instructor qualification, UK/EU passport, UK national insurance number, UK address and UK bank account. Our staff are seconded as UK posted workers.

Coastguard Boating Education

Job title
Course Development Manager
Location
Auckland, New Zealand
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
competitive package includes a company vehicle and phone

We are looking for a motivated team player with experience in the maritime sector and a passion for education.

As Course Development Manager you will be responsible for the revision and development of Coastguard Boating Education courses. These include the popular Day Skipper course through to specialist courses such as Radar and Advanced Sea Survival. You will use your skills to update material and to manage the development of new education initiatives. You will work with our nationwide pool of tutors to maintain their currency and delivery to a high standard.

Skills/qualifications:
  • ​​Sound maritime knowledge & appropriate qualifications
  • Knowledge of contemporary education/training and assessment practices
  • Knowledge of the NZQA system
  • Experience in course development
  • Ability to manage projects to a successful conclusion
  • Core communication (written & verbal) and IT skills
  • Excellent standard of written English
  • An RYA instructor qualification is desirable
  • Ability to work in a small team is essential
You will be a key member of the tra​ining team and will display a willingness to contribute to the goal of making boating a safer and more enjoyable experience for all New Zealanders.

This is a full-time position based out of our Westhaven office. Remuneration includes a company vehicle and phone.

Applications preferred by 10th July 

Queen Mary Sailing Club

Job title
Seasonal Dinghy and/or Windsurf Instructors
Location
Queen Mary Sailing Club, Middlesex
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Competitive – Dependant on experience and qualifications

We are looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing and motivated individuals to support our full time team at Queen Mary Sailing Club.

Contract from March till November with possibility of winter work. Paid holiday (pro-rata per year).  The role requires a flexible approach with the successful candidate working a minimum of 35hr contract, with overtime available. Typical working week Wednesday – Sunday.

​Please follow the link to the website for full vacancy details.

Queen Mary Sailing Club

Job title
Lead Instructor
Location
Queen Mary Sailing Club, Middlesex
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£16000-£20000

We are excited to announce the opportunity to become a Lead Instructor at one of the largest centres in the UK. We are looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing and motivated individual to support our full time team at Queen Mary Sailing Club.

We are looking for an RYA Senior Instructor to take a Lead Instructor role on a full time, permanent basis. The role requires a flexible approach with the successful candidate working a minimum of 35hr contract over weekends, evenings and bank holidays as required. Typical working week Wednesday – Sunday.

​Experience & Qualifications:

Essential:

  • RYA Senior Instructor with valid FA certificate
  • Minimum of 1 years experience working in a RTC as an active SI

Desirable:

  • Windsurf/Dinghy Instructor (opposite to SI qualification)
  • 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

Please follow the link to the website for more details on this job.

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Yacht Instructor/Trainer (Cruising Instructors)
Location
Vounaki and Sivota in Greece
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
Competitive seasonal salary including accommodation, bills, food and benefits

​If you are an experienced cruising instructor, great! If you are newly qualified, no problem. We will provide any additional training required to run our RYA training courses. You'll need to be confident, outgoing and have a passion for ensuring our guests have a great holiday.
 
You'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. Both are equally stunning and both with a choice of yacht flotilla routes for all abilities and levels of experience. We'll cover your accommodation, bills & food in the package and provide the opportunity for all year-round work! 


All applications to made online via:

https://www.neilsonactivator.co.uk/Neilson/OSAppFormRegister.php

Full Job Description - https://www.neilson.co.uk/node/4795

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Chief Instructor (Yachtmaster Instructor)
Location
Vounaki and Sivota in Greece
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary

​If you are an experienced Yachtmaster Instructor great! If you are newly qualified, no problem. We will provide any additional training required to run our RYA training courses. You'll need to be confident, outgoing and have a passion for ensuring our guests have a great holiday.
 
You'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. Both are equally stunning and both with a choice of yacht flotilla routes for all abilities and levels of experience. We'll cover your accommodation, bills & food in the package and provide the opportunity for all year-round work! 


All applications to made online via:

https://www.neilsonactivator.co.uk/Neilson/OSAppFormRegister.php

Full Job Description

https://www.neilson.co.uk/node/4798

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Flotilla Skipper (Yachtmaster Coastal)
Location
Vounaki and Sivota in Greece
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
Competitive seasonal salary including accommodation, bills, food and benefits

​You'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. With the back-up of your crew, you will take ownership of all aspects of the guest experience whilst on flotilla.
 
You'll be able to interact well with guests, other team members and locals alike, motivated by a challenge and ready deal with any problems confidently.
 
If you are an experienced flotilla skipper, great! If you are newly qualified, no problem. We'll provide any additional training required to run the flotilla, cover your accommodation, bills & food and provide the opportunity for all year-round work! 


All applications to made online via:

https://www.neilsonactivator.co.uk/Neilson/OSAppFormRegister.php

Full Job Description

https://www.neilson.co.uk/node/4758

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Chief Engineer/Mechanic
Location
Vounaki and Sivota in Greece
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Competitive salary including accommodation, bills, food and benefits

As the Chief Engineer, you'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. You'll support the Shore-based team and ensure the maintenance and upkeep of our fleet.

​You'll be able to diagnose and repair a variety of breakdowns, interact well with guests & other team members. You'll need to be motivated by a challenge and ready deal with any problems, albeit at sea or back at base.

 As an experienced engineer with previous marine experience, you'll be capable of coaching and supporting less experienced members of the team and happy to share your knowledge. 


All applications to made online via:

https://www.neilsonactivator.co.uk/Neilson/OSAppFormRegister.php

Full Job Description

https://www.neilson.co.uk/node/4804


Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Flotilla Engineer/Mechanic
Location
Vounaki and Sivota in Greece
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
Competitive seasonal salary including accommodation, bills, food and benefits

If you are an experienced flotilla engineer, great! If you have never worked on a yacht before? No problem! Over the years, some of our best yacht engineers have actually come from an agricultural & mechanic background. You just need to be confident with diesel engines and 12-volt electrics.

You'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. Both are equally stunning and both with a choice of yacht flotilla routes for all abilities. We'll cover your accommodation, bills and food in the package and provide the opportunity for all year-round work! 


All applications to made online via:

https://www.neilsonactivator.co.uk/Neilson/OSAppFormRegister.php

Full Job Description

https://www.neilson.co.uk/recruitment/flotilla-engineer-mechanic