Location : Greece,
Start Date : 2018
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
The role enables you to deliver outstanding customer service through a close relationship with small groups of customers within coaching sessions and all our guests in resort.
o Interacting with all guests in a professional yet relaxed fashion
o Opening and securing all beach equipment, including lifting and moving equipment and security cages
o Preparing equipment for tuition, including lifting and moving equipment ready for launching
o Routine maintenance checks on all equipment and completion of maintenance records
o Teaching groups of adults new skills in line with the governing body syllabus
o Being responsible for all safety aspects of your session whilst you are afloat, including considerations for ability, weather conditions and suitable craft to use
o Carrying out monthly stock takes
o Assisting other departments as per operational needs
Who are we looking for?
It is essential that you have the following qualifications:
o First Aid
o RYA Dinghy Instructor AND/OR RYA Start Windsurf Instructor
o RYA Powerboat Level 2
It is highly desirable that you possess one or more of the following qualifications:
o Safety Boat Certificate
o RYA Windsurfing Scheme Intermediate Non-Planing
o RYA Sailing Scheme Advanced Modules
o RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Non-Planing Instructor
o RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Planing Instructor
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 Senior Instructor (in either discipline)
o BCU Kayak Instructor
o SUP Instructor
o Relevant / Transferable Work Experience
o Secure Cash Handling Experience
o Desirable: Seasonal overseas experience gained within Beach or Ski Tour Operator
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.