Looking for hands on yachts master instructor’s to work in the Mediterranean for the upcoming summer.
Our flotilla holidays provide the perfect balance between sociable sailing and unobtrusive support. Working within our flotilla team really allows you to be part of our customer’s holiday;
you will ensure the successful running of an exciting and organised itinerary exploring beautiful and exciting destinations.
From daily briefings to punch parties and regattas; flotillas really bring new friends together.
Our roles are based in Greece and Croatia, and could be based on a one-week or two-week flotilla route. Full and high season roles are available and following successful summer placements;
winter opportunities may become available.
Main duties will centre around the yachts, the base and ports of call. Working hours vary and you MUST be able to cover operational requirements.
You may at times be required to assist with other flotillas or base duties.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING :
Coordinate paperwork and instructors for all courses
Drive revenue and promote courses available within resort
Maintain the standards of training delivered on shore based courses
To monitor customer feedback of RYA training and investigate comments where necessary
Liaise with the RYA and other governing bodies to ensure that the syllabus delivered is up to date
Ensure yachts are clean and set up per the company standards and RYA requirements
To ensure that any changes in the SOPs are communicated to instructors
To provide support and guidance to instructors, and provide ongoing training as necessary
To develop course material to support existing and future course requirements
Ensure before the yachts set sail correct paperwork has been completed as per the company and local law requirements
Ensure company policies and procedures are kept to whilst instructors are at sea
Lead and motivate the instructors
Provide excellent customer service at all times
Carry out other duties within your ability as requested by your line manager
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
RYA Yachtmaster Instructor commercially endorsed
Experience managing a team
Knowledge of health and safety legislation
Knowledge of the RYA sailing school syllabus and standards
Ability to work as a reliable member of the team
Highly motivated individual
Good communication skills oral and written
Excellent customer service skills
First aid certificate
WHAT ARE WE OFFERING
Working within our sailing school team not only do you get to work and live in an amazing location with some of the best sailing in the world, but you also have your accommodation provided on board the yacht you are allocated.
Whilst not teaching you will have accommodation in a room of a local shared apartment. You will also receive uniform, flights to and from the resort from the UK, travel insurance and an end of season bonus, all on top of a salary paid monthly into your UK bank account.
There are also all year-round global working opportunities both overseas and in Head Office and sponsored courses for top performing candidates.
You will have access to an amazing staff yacht usage policy, allowing you to show your friends and family a holiday of a lifetime at a highly reduced rate.