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Chief Instructor - UK

Rockley Watersports - Poole Park

Poole Dorset

Competitive Salary, Access to training

Flexible Start Dates - March / April

Potential for a 12 month contract for the right candidate


Rockley Waterposrts are looking to employ a suitably experienced, enthusiastic, hard working, individual to undertake the Chief Instructor role at our Rockley Poole Park Center for the 2015 Season.

Rockley’s Poole Park Center is based on a large salt-water lake in Poole Town Center, offering everything from Taster sessions in Sailing, Windsurfing and Paddle Sport, RYA course for schools, and hiring of equipment. As a senior member of staff you will be required to organize and oversee the running of a variety of sessions, as well as supporting the Center Manager with other tasks around the center. You will be assisting with the running of the center on a day-to-day basis, organizing staff and activities as well as taking the lead on a number of sessions. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, be conscientious and must show initiative. You will need to be a motivated,flexible and professional person and who will lead by example.

Duties Will Include:
  • Supervise all courses & activities making sure that all paperwork is complete.
  • Fleet leading sessions. 
  • Provide advice and assistance to less experienced instructors both on and off the water.
  • Running the center in the absence of the Center Manager.
  • Organizing staff on a daily basis.  
  • Liaising with teachers & parents.
  • Assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of the center and equipment. 
Accommodation and food can be provided off site, at out other Rockley Point Center


Applicants must hold:
  • RYA Senior Instructor (Dinghy)              -
  • RYA Start Windsurfing (At minimum)
Ideally you will also hold one or more of the following instructor qualifications.
  •  UKCC Level 1
  •  BSUPA Instructor
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor
We require you to have previous experience working in the waterports industry. 

You must hold a full UK driving licence and be computer literate.

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