Location : Greece, Greece
Start Date : 2019
The Salary : Paid as part of a work package
Ocean Elements is a medium sized tour operator, specialising in summer beach activity holidays across 3 beautiful resorts in Greece. We have 3 dedicated beach centres for Sailing and Windsurfing, hosting between 50 and 100 guests which allows us to provide a personal service to our guests and a small team environment for our staff.
A Typical Day in the Job
As well as supporting the instructors, You will also support our customers throughout their stay, answering any queries they may have. You will ensure that practical and theory based tuition is provided and that it adheres to both RYA and BCU criteria along with guaranteeing that safety measures are in place and are followed at all times. In conjunction with the Waterfronts Operation Manager you will create and provide a staff development and training program including succession planning. You will also be responsible for conducting the weekly staff and guest welcome meeting.
Who are we looking for?
It is essential that you have the following qualifications:
o RYA Dinghy Instructor
o RYA Start Windsurf Instructor
o RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Non-Planing Instructor
o RYA Powerboat Level 2
o Safety Boat Certificate
o First Aid
It is highly desirable that you possess one or more of the following qualifications:
o RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Planing Instructor
o RYA Senior Instructor (in either discipline)
o RYA Racing Coach Level 2
o RYA Multihull Endorsement
o RYA Powerboat Instructor
o RYA Advanced Dinghy Instructor
o RYA Advanced Windsurf Instructor
o RYA Powerboat Trainer
o RYA Windsurfing Trainer
o RYA Dinghy Coach/Assessor
o BCU Kayak Instructor
o SUP Instructor
o Seasonal overseas experience gained within Beach or Ski Tour Operator
o Relevant / Transferable Work Experience
o People/Team Management/Supervisory Experience
o Secure Cash Handling Experience
What we can offer you
Ocean Elements provide all of our seasonal staff with a work package that enables you to make the most out of your season, so in addition to monthly pay, you receive:
Transport to and from your resort
Breakfast to start the day
Emergency Medical insurance and more!
But most importantly, we will provide you with training to help you settle into your role as quickly as possible, as well as providing a continued support network whilst overseas, allowing you to maximise your time on the water and get the most out of your season!
All applicants must possess UK/EU passport, N.I number and UK bank account.