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.


Marine Society and Sea Cadets

Job title
Instructor – SCTC Caledonia
Location
Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia KY11 2XH
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£18,000 gross per annum

MSSC 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. 

In this role you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Acting Commanding Officer and Chief Instructor.

​You will be responsible for delivering training ashore and afloat to meet the centre's training programme. 

Oxford Sail Training Trust

Job title
Seasonal Windsurf Instructor
Location
Farmoor Reservoir, Oxford, OX29NS
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Varies according to qualification level

​We are looking for keen & professional individuals to join our team here at Oxford Sail Training to help our thriving windsurf programme.

We have variable options for you, from weekend only work to a seasonal position, ideal for students in the area. You will be well supported by our full time staff with further training opportunities available and a friendly and enthusiastic team to join.

Wages depend on your level of qualification, with a variable scale up to S.I.

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.

SeaSports Southwest Ltd

Job title
Senior Dinghy Instructor
Location
SeaSports Southwest – Teignmouth, South Devon
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Depending on qualifications and experience but competative


SeaSports Southwest; 'Tuition & training to the highest standard.'

We are looking for a motivated hard-working individual to join us for 2019.

The work is varied and interesting; we offer sailing, windsurfing, powerboat up to advanced, pwc paddleboarding and shorebased

We are offering a long season/ possible permanent position. We have great facilities; open sea and estuary.

Working with Tim (PB, PW & WS Trainer and coach assessor) means we are able to offer great personal development opportunities.  In return we expect enthusiasm, flexibility and hard work.

Coastal experience would be and advantage

​Any other qualifications will also be an advantage but not essential. 


Hayling Island Sailing Club

Job title
Ferry Boat Driver
Location
Hayling Island Sailing Club
Job Type
Full Time
Salary

The ferryboat driver will be required to work late shifts once their training has been completed.

They will be required to:
• Ferry passengers out to their boats on moorings.
• Monitor moorings to ensure boats are safe and secure.
• Collect fees and manage mooring allocations from visiting boats
• Keep the ferry fuelled, tidy and presentable.

​Any potential candidate will:
• Have strong interpersonal skills.
• Have the ability to work unsupervised.
• Hold a RYA Powerboat Level 2.
• Be experienced in boating & specifically in driving motor boats.
• Be over 18. 

Marine Society and Sea Cadets

Job title
Seasonal Instructors
Location
within MOD CALEDONIA
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
£8.22 per hour + £0.99 holiday pay per

Seasonal Instructors, based at Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia KY11 2XH

The centre is located within MOD CALEDONIA and the boat station is a short drive across the Forth Estuary, at Port Edgar Marina with boating taking place between the historic bridges. Windsurfing is taught in the picturesque location of Lochore Meadows Country Park.​

We are currently seeking for a number of enthusiastic instructors to deliver training at our facility at SCTC Caledonia and Port Edgar Boat Station.

These are seasonal positions - fixed term with various start dates. Hours of work each week will be variable, but will average approximately 44 hours per week.

In this role, you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Chief Instructor.

For more information please visit our website https://www.ms-sc.org/vacancies

Helford River Children’s Sailing Trust

Job title
Seasonal Dinghy Instructor/ Senior Instructor
Location
Helford, near Falmouth
Job Type
Full Time
Salary

The Helford River Children's Sailing Trust is a charity based in Cornwall that enables children and young people to develop life skills and grow in confidence by learning to sail independently and taking part in water sports on the Helford River.

The Trust is looking for either a Dinghy Instructor or a Senior Instructor to deliver sailing sessions on the Helford River. We offer a competitive salary, and this role will start in April 2019 running through to October 2019.  Ideally candidates will be looking for a full-time position however we will be happy to discuss part time hours.​

Just Sailing

Job title
RYA Instructor Freelance
Location
Genoa, Italy
Job Type
Freelance
Salary

​We are looking for a freelance instructor to take 2 x 5 day RYA Day Skipper/ Competent Crew courses during May. If you would like to try instructing somewhere different on the beautiful Ligurian Coastline, please contact me for more details. ​

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Chief Engineer
Location
Greece
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£30,000 pro rate plus accommodation, food and flights

​You'll be able to interact well with guests, other team members and locals alike, but you will also need to be motivated by a challenge and ready deal with any problems, albeit at sea or back at base.
 
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. As long as you are confident, outgoing and have a passion for making people’s holidays, then the role of Chief Instructor may just be for you!


Apply online today.

Neilson Active Holidays

Job title
Chief Engineer/Mechanic
Location
Greece
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£30,000 pro rate plus accommodation, food and flights

​As the Chief Engineer/Mechanic, you'll support the Shore based team and ensure the maintenance and upkeep of our yacht fleet. Not only will you be able to diagnose and repair a variety of breakdowns, but also be interact well with guests, other team members and build rapport with ease. You'll need to be motivated by a challenge and ready deal with any problems, albeit at sea or back at base. You will need to be an experienced engineer with a good level of previous marine experience. You will be capable of coaching and supporting less experienced members of the team and happy to share your knowledge. 

Apply online today

Marine Society and Sea Cadets

Job title
Instructor – SCTC Caledonia
Location
Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia KY11 2XH
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£18,000 gross per annum

MSSC 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. 

In this role you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Acting Commanding Officer and Chief Instructor.

​You will be responsible for delivering training ashore and afloat to meet the centre's training programme. 

Mark Warner

Job title
Watersports Instructors
Location
Greece, Turkey, Corsica and Sardinia
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
Competitive including a fully comprehensive package.

Mark Warner are looking for the next generation of Watersports Instructors to head to our amazing Mediterranean 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, discounts 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!

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

Aqua Sports Company

Job title
Senior Instructor/ Multi-qualified instructor
Location
Mercers Park – nr Redhill
Job Type
Full Time
Salary

  • Enthusiastic, committed person for a full-time seasonal position at a busy RYA Training Centre.
  • ​You will be teaching RYA training courses and tasters, to a range of adults and youths aged 6 upwards.
  • We run multi-activity schools days and weeks and teach school groups during the term time, youth schemes and camps in the holidays and adult courses at weekends. 
  • As well as teaching, you will be expected to take part in the centre set-up and pack-down routine, maintenance of boats and equipment programme and the centre cleaning programme.
  • You will need excellent communication skills and be able to deliver a high level of customer service.
  • As some of the role will involve working in the office dealing with customers and bookings, you will need be competent in literacy, numeracy and IT.
  • Five days working week with options for over time.
  • Full training provided where needed and a comprehensive staff development package.
  • This post is open to Senior Instructors and Multi-qualified instructors with some experience.

UK Sailing Academy

Job title
Seasonal Watersports Instructors – 2019 Season
Location
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary

Watersports Instructors – 2019 Season – Isle of Wight

  • Fixed term: April – September 2019, working 48 hours per week over 6 days
  • Seeking qualified, experienced high-level tutors to deliver Watersports Instructor Training, RYA Adult & Youth short courses, Schools & Groups taster sessions and evening activities;
  • Successful candidates will have excellent inter-personal and team working skills, and be able to motivate, coach and inspire others;

Opportunities to progress and develop personal skills and professional qualifications are available.

A full and comprehensive job description for Watersports Instructors and application form is available to download from our website.