Canoe Instructor

with PGL


newspaper Watersports Paddlesports
locationSouthern France and Spain, Ardeche and Costa Brava
start dateApril - September
salary Competitive - see our website for further information.
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided



PGL is widely recognised as the UK's original and biggest operator of summer camps. In this context our name became known as Parents Get Lost, but we now also operate a programme of family holidays so that parents can come too!

With the help of our staff, we make sure that every year we continue to build upon our success and offer safe, exciting, challenging and fun activities!


Canoe Instructor

typical day A Typical Day in the Job

There is no such thing as a typical day as a Canoe Instructor at PGL.

You could be doing a 3-day descent of the Ardèche or teaching taster sessions on the Mediterranean.

Working as a Canoe Instructor offers a great deal of variety - you will ensure guests realise their full potential during their sessions and have a great time doing so, you will maintain overall supervision of your group and give individual guidance and you may also find yourself helping the Group Leaders with evening entertainment or liaising with visiting teachers and party leaders.


ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

To work as a Canoe Instructor you need to be qualified to a minimum of the UKCC Level 1 Coach award. We're also looking for enthusiasm, a willingness to learn and lots of energy.

We look for applications from people who can demonstrate the ability to relate to young people. Qualifications are essential but so is the ability to work confidently with young people and their teachers.



our offer What we can offer you

Our Canoe Instructors working in the Southern France will earn a competitive wage paid monthly into a UK bank account together with accommodation and meals package.

All of our Canoe Instructors undergo a comprehensive training programme with ongoing assessments to give you the skills, expertise and confidence to make sure you're happy in your job role.

You'll also receive transport to your centre from a UK departure

 


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