Jobs - People wanted

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

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ZEPHYR TRAINING

Job title
Cruising/ Shorebased Instructor
Location
Antibes, South of France
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Based on experience/qualifications

​Zephyr Yachting is looking for a Cruising Instructor to join our Crew Training Department in the yachting hub of Antibes, South of France.

You would be leading our motor cruising courses from Antibes, teaching theory and practical aspects.

Additional Instructor qualifications such as Powerboat and Jetski are a plus.

FACT (Fellowship Afloat Charitable Trust)

Job title
Lead Instructor (Volunteers)
Location
Tollesbury, Essex CM9 8SE
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£17-20k

​The Lead Instructor (volunteers) is responsible for leading outdoor activities, co-ordinating & developing the volunteer culture of FACT and; will engage fully in, and nurture the Christian witness and community life of the centre – the core of the Trust’s activities.

Candidates should have:

- A lively personal Christian faith, expressed intelligently & sensitively – there is a Genuine Occupational ​​Requirement that the post holder is a Christian
- Minimum RYA Dinghy Instructor, Senior Instructor an advantage
- Qualification/experience in youth work
- NGB awards in other outdoor activities (e.g kayaking, high ropes, archery)
- Willingness to undergo an Enhanced DBS check


UK Sailing Academy

Job title
Career Course Instructor (Watersports)
Location
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£19,000

UKSA are seeking inspiring, experienced and qualified Watersports Instructors to join our team over the winter season to fulfil the role of Career Course Instructor.

This role involves teaching a variety of watersports disciplines to our career students and guiding them to establish professional and confident behaviours. It also involves leading and coaching our Seasonal Watersports Instructors on a day to day basis.

Successful applicants will have not only the essential qualifications, but will be able to demonstrate exceptional teaching, leading and coaching skills and have a successful track record of working as a Senior Instructor at a multi-activity centre. 


​Closing date:      0900, 30th September 2019

Interview date:  5th – 6th October 2019​


Royal Cornwall Yacht Club

Job title
Accounts Officer
Location
Falmouth, Cornwall
Job Type
Part Time
Salary
£17,000 to £20,000 pro rata

​The Royal Cornwall Yacht Club, based in Falmouth, has a membership of approximately 850.  The Club wishes to appoint a confident and, qualified Accounts Officer, who will be responsible for the day to day financial transactions of the Club, general bookkeeping to month end management accounts (in preparation for the Accountants) including payment of staff, banking, supplier payments and supporting the Club's Honorary Treasurer in monitoring the financial position of the Club.

Qualified to AAT Level 3 or 4 (qualification by experience may be considered).

At least three 3 years' experience in a similar generalist position

​The post will be part-time for 16 hours a week, ideally 4 half days.  

Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre

Job title
JSASTC Fleet Maintenance Manager
Location
Gosport, Hampshire
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
Annual pay based on a 42 hrs Gross week is £31,696.

JSASTC seeks an experienced, enthusiastic marine workshop manager.

The Fleet Maintenance Manager will supervise the maintenance/repair of JSASTC’s yachts which deliver RYA training to service personnel. Management of a yachting maintenance environment, supervision of staff, workshop equipment and operation of boatyard facilities are required. A technical background of yacht hulls, engines, electrics and fittings is required. Applicants should understand MCA commercial coding and surveying practices, budgetary management and using IT to manage a fleet.

Enthusiasm, energy and commitment to a high quality service whilst effectively leading and motivating a skilled team of committed employees is essential.

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.​


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