with Rockley Watersports
|Activity Instructor Watersports Paddlesports|
|France and UK,|
|March/April (Flexible start dates available)|
|Competitive Employment Package|
Rockley has always put people first, be that any of our thousands of customers or any of our team. What sets Rockley apart is always the fantastic team who go the extra mile for our customers, which is why our customers return year after year and so do our staff.
A Typical Day in the Job
Are you a qualified watersports instructor? Are you looking for a fun and rewarding season in the sun?
Rockley are now recruiting for summer 2019!
Our Rockley centres in France are based on the beautiful South West coast - with the Atlantic only a stones throw away what better way to spend your summer, teaching in the sunshine and enjoying the beautiful beaches and surf towns. In the UK we have two centres in Poole, with the wonderful Dorset countryside and coastline on our doorstep, and one in Birmingham on a large reservoir with fantastic conditions for all watersports abilities.
No two days are the same on our activity centres and as an Activity Instructor you will get involved in many aspects of centre life.
Your duties may include (but are not limited to):
- Providing a high standard of instruction
- Being knowledgeable in all aspects of the relevant NGB schemes
- Providing safety cover for students
- Organising and assisting in evening entertainments and offsite excursions
- Ensuring equipment is fully functional following sessions
- Assisting in general land duties on a rotational basis
Who are we looking for?
You should have at least one of the following qualifications:
- RYA Dinghy Instructor
- RYA Windsurf Instructor
- UKCC Level 1
- MIAS Level 1 (or equivalent)
RYA Safe and Fun Safeguarding certificate
Good to have but not essential:
- RYA Powerboat Instructor
- BSUPA Level 1
- Previous experience of working at a watersports activity centre
You must be 18 years of over to work at one of our French centres and 16 years or over to work at one of our UK centres
What we can offer you
Our Employment Package includes full board accommodation, paid holiday, staff uniform provision, free kit usage and discounted Rockley accommodation and food for friends and family.
When and where possible we also encourage onsite training to enhance both your personal and professional development during the season.