Jobs - People wanted

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

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Gordonstoun School

Job title
Chief Instructor
Location
Hopeman Harbour, Morayshire
Job Type
Full Time
Salary

​Gordonstoun RYA recognised Sailing Centre at Hopeman Harbour, requires a Senior Instructor to lead our sailing and power boating activities for students from years 4 to 13. You will be coaching from beginner to advanced level, and as Chief Instructor, developing our sailing programme into the future.  We are looking for a candidate with a proven record of instructing as SI and experience in a Chief Instructor role.  The Post Holder will also be expected to contribute to other areas of the Gordonstoun curriculum and we welcome applicants with Outdoor Education, teaching or other relevant qualifications.​

Plas Menai

Job title
Assistant Equipment Maintenance Officer
Location
Plas Menai National Outdoor Centre, Caernarfon, Gwynedd LL55 1UE
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£19,436 - £25,425(Inc 13% shift allowance)

The centre has a wide range of activity kit and delivers over 16,000 activity days annually. We are looking for an Assistant Equipment Maintenance Officer to join our small team.  Ideally you will have at least 2 years' experience of working in equipment maintenance within the Marine or Outdoor Activity Sector. 

Experience

  • 2 Years' Experience of all aspects of yacht, dinghy rigging, inspections and repairs
  • 2 Years' experience in all aspects of powerboat maintenance including Outboard and inboard engine maintenance
  • Glass fiber and epoxy repairs, woodwork and metalwork skills.
  • Knowledge of mountaineering equipment maintenance 
  • ​Knowledge and understanding of health & safety/COSHH - In relationship to equipment maintenance in a workshop environment

​Due to the nature of the role you will be expected to work weekends and the occasional evening.

Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre (JSASTC)

Job title
RYA Sailing Instructors
Location
JSASTC, Haslar Road, Gosport, Hampshire
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Flat gross rate of £150 per day as Fee Earner

We are looking for enthusiastic, outgoing and motivated Offshore Sailing Instructors to join us at JSASTC, the MOD offshore sailing centre, to deliver RYA courses to Service Personnel on an occasional week basis. Working alongside our 14 permanent Sailing Instructors, a suitable individual will deliver on water sail training during weekdays to up to 6 students at a time on Competent Crew and Day Skipper courses, using our fleet of Victoria 34 and Halberg Rassy 34 Service Training Craft. Multiple weeks are available. 

Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre (JSASTC)

Job title
Shore Based Sailing Instructor
Location
JSASTC, Haslar Road, Gosport, Hampshire
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£24,362

We are looking for an enthusiastic, outgoing and motivated Sailing Instructor to deliver shore based courses at JSASTC, the MOD offshore sailing centre, providing offshore sail training to 5000 service personnel annually. As one of 14 Sailing Instructors, you will deliver the full range of shore based RYA courses, have a strong sailing background, and will be required to spend up to 4 weeks annually delivering water based courses. As a Civil Servant, the permanent full time role includes pension, generous leave and personal development. Normal working hours are Mon to Fri with Time Off In Lieu and Overtime provided.

Essential: RYA Shorebased Instructor and at least one of FA, Diesel, VHF and Sea Survival Instructor qualifications.

Desirable:  FA, Diesel, Sea Survival and VHF Instructor Qualifications.​

Queen Mary Sailing Club

Job title
Lead Instructor
Location
Queen Mary Sailing Club, Middlesex
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£16000-£18000

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 a 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.

Queen Mary Sailing Club

Job title
Chief Windsurf Instructor
Location
Queen Mary Sailing Club, Middlesex
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£18000-£22000

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:

Essential:

  • RYA Senior Windsurf Instructor with valid First Aid certificate
  • Minimum of 2 years experience working in a RTC as an active SI

Desirable:

  • Dinghy Instructor
  • Intermediate Planing Instructor/Advanced Instructor
  • RYA Foiling Instructor
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor
  • Experience in providing safety cover for racing events
  • Fibre glass repairs
  • BSUPA or BCU qualifications

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

EastSail

Job title
Yacht Skipper / Instructor / Dock Worker
Location
Sydney, Australia
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Dependent on qualifications/experience

EastSail are currently seeking enthusiastic skippers/instructors for the 2018/19 summer

season.

Roles include: Yacht skippers, Cruising Instructors, Yachtmaster Instructors, Dock workers

and Powerboat Instructors.

Required qualifications: RYA Yachtmaster Offshore with AMSA compliant Sea Safety and

Survival, VHF and First Aid. See AMSA Exemption 18:

https://www.amsa.gov.au/qualifications-training/domestic-qualifications/exemption-18-marine-safety-sail-2017

Desired qualifications: RYA Cruising instructor or higher and / or RYA Powerboat Instructor

Must have an eligible working visa- see working holiday visa: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa-1/417-