Location : Greece, 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
Working towards sales targets and managing your own time effectively will be big part of your day.
You will provide practical and theory based tuition that adheres to RYA criteria, ensuring that safety measures are in place and are followed at all times. You will be on hand to offer your guidance and expertise to guests who wish to free sail. 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. Dependent upon your qualifications, this role may also include responsibility for staff coaching and development.
Who are we looking for?
It is essential that you have the following qualifications:
o First Aid
o RYA Dinghy Instructor
o RYA Start Windsurf Instructor
o RYA Powerboat 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 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.