We are excited to be offering the opportunity for a motivated, outgoing and hardworking individual in a Centre Senior role for the coming 2017 season. This seasonal opportunity with the team is the perfect opportunity for someone looking for a fun, rewarding step up in the industry.
The successful candidate will join a highly experienced team who are continuously looking to expand the number of high-level courses that Rockley offer. Last year the team welcomed over 1000 students through the doors to take part in a variety of RYA courses from sailing to Power boating, we delivered activity programmes to 800 school children from 24 different schools and ran over 40 RYA Instructor Courses. Rockley pride themselves on developing their staff and creating opportunities for career progression.
Location: Poole, Dorset
Line Manager: Centre Manager & Chief Instructor
Start Date: Mid-March, 2017
Finish Date: November, 2017
Main Roles and Responsibilities
Running a wide range of RYA courses – from beginner to advanced to both adults and children. May also include multi hull if the candidate holds the relevant qualifications.
Assisting with the organisation and delivery of our Schools & Groups programme. Running weekly programmes, whilst liaising directly with the Centre Management team delivering fun, active and rewarding trips to the youngsters that come to us.
To assist with the practical delivery of on-water BTEC Level 3 Sport sessions.
Overseeing other Instructors & Staff Development – assisting and advising where necessary.
Duty Senior – on shore SI – being responsible for the Centre in the absence of the Centre Manager & Chief Instructor.
RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor
RYA Powerboat Instructor
2 years’ experience working within an RYA training centre
Desirable, but not essential
RYA Multi Hull Instructor
RYA Advanced Instructor
UKCC Level 1 or 2 Coach in Paddlesports
RYA Windsurf Instructor
RYA First Aid Trainer
Mountain Bike Leader
RYA Powerboat Trainer
DI Mini Bus licence