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.


Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

Job title
Operations Manager, North
Location
Largs, Scotland
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£33,000 + benefits

​An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operations Manager within the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust's base in Largs, Scotland. This is a unique position, solely accountable for northern operations. You will manage the day-to-day operation of the Largs site and oversee the running of 12 sailing trips and two residential trips offering opportunities to over 320 young people in recovery from cancer each year.

You will hold an RYA/MCA Yachtmaster and will have experience of managing a team, and working with young people. Ideally you may be/or have been a Cruising or Yachtmaster Instructor. You will have experience of working within a leadership team and contributing to the strategic direction of an organisation.

For more infomration abou the role please visit: https://www.ellenmacarthurcancertrust.org/job/operations-manager-north.

Marine Society and Sea Cadets (Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia )

Job title
Instructor – SCTC Raleigh
Location
Sea Cadet Training Centre, Raleigh, PL11 2PD
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£18,000 gross per annum

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic instructor to deliver training at our facility in Raleigh. In this role you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Commanding Officer

The centre itself is based within HMS Raleigh. The centre boast modern and comfortable accommodation for Cadets and Adults. The training centre is open 49 weeks a year and provide training for cadet (10-18year old) as part of the National programme by also work with Area, District and other Cadet forces over the year. 

Interviews: 22/23 May 2019​

Marine Society and Sea Cadets (Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia)

Job title
Male Overnight Supervisor
Location
Sea Cadet Training Centre, Raleigh, PL11 2PD
Job Type
Contract
Salary
National minimum wage per hour for 80 hours a week

We are currently seeking dynamic and motivated male supervisors to provide overnight supervision to cadets aged 12-18 attending residential training courses at our facility in Raleigh, working in conjunction with the female supervisor.

This is a 39 week a year positon. This role is from 4pm to 8am Sunday evening to Friday morning

In this role you will responsible for discharging Marine Society and Sea Cadets' duty of care to young people, as directed by and in support of the Commanding Officer, SCTC Raleigh. 

​Interviews: 22/23 May 2019

Hayling Island Sailing Club

Job title
Dinghy Instructor & Powerboat Instructor
Location
Hayling Island Sailing Club
Job Type
Part Time
Salary
Competitive

​This role will assist with organisation, administration and delivery of all sailing events and courses at the club. As part of the small team that is the marine department, undertaking general marine duties when not instructing. The suitable person will be an experienced RYA Dinghy Instructor and Powerboat Insructor. Weekend working and being a team player are key to the role. Training will be provided for all marine roles.

Essetial Requirements: RYA Dinghy Instructor, RYA PB2, First Aird Certificate.

Desirable: RYA Powerboat Instructor

Windermere School

Job title
Senior Watersports Instructor
Location
Hodge Howe, Lake Windermere
Job Type
Seasonal
Salary
up to £525 per week + holiday pay

Windermere School is looking for a Senior Watersports instructor to join our summer team working from Hodge Howe, the School's private watersports centre on Lake Windermere.

Applicants must hold national governing body qualifications:

Essential: RYA (dinghy) SI qualification

Desirable: ML qualification; D1/D1 E licence to drive a minibus

• Fixed term seasonal post
• Food and accommodation provided

Windermere School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For full job description see https://www.windermereschool.co.uk/about-us/vacancies/ ​

Southampton Water Activities Centre

Job title
Lead Instructor
Location
Southampton
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
£19k

Active Nation are seeking a full time 'Lead Instructor' to join the management team at Southampton Water Activities Centre.

You will be part of a busy centre delivering RYA training and water sport experiences to a range of clients. You will:

  • Support the Chief Instructor in day to day management of team and venue
  • Be passionate about sport and exercise, specifically watersports
  • Develop and mentor junior staff
  • Be a qualified RYA Senior Instructor & Powerboat Instructor (SUP, Windsurf & Dinghy foiling coaching qualifications advantageous)
  • Be supported in your personal CPD
  • Assume role of 'Duty Manager' and responsibility for the centre
  • Work evenings and weekends as part of a duty rota
  • Take ownership of one of the centres clubs: adult sail / onboard etc
  • Take ownership of a fleet of equipment: sail/ windsurf / power etc.

For more information, full Job Description and Person Specification please contact Owain Thirsk, Chief Instructor on owain.thirsk@activenation.org.uk or 07768 900156 

Southampton Water Activities Centre

Job title
Instructor (Seasonal)
Location
Southampton
Job Type
Full Time
Salary
From £17,160 pro rata + training & benefits

Southampton Water Activities Centre are look for sailing, windsurf, powerboat and sail foiling instructors to join the seasonal team for 2019

You will be part of a busy centre delivering RYA training and watersport experiences to a range of clients. You will:

  • Be enthusiastic, with a passion for watersports and teaching others
  • Hold a relevant RYA instructor qualification & valid first aid certificate
  • Receive centre specific and NGB training as required
  • Have access to numerous CPD opportunities across the season including RYA instructor endorsements and BSUPA instructor training.

Dinghy / Windsurf Instructors £7.90 p/hour - Senior Instructors £8.15 p/hour

40 hour contract

Various contract lengths available between March and October 2019

For more information, contact Owain Thirsk, Chief Instructor, on 07768 9000156 or owain.thirsk@activenation.org.uk


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.

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.