Job Opportunities

Wakeboard waterski instructor

Saturday 16th March 2024

Term: 3-6 months
Closing date: 15th March 2024

As a member of our dynamic team, you’ll teach children and adults to waterski, wakeboard and monoski. We offer lessons for beginners up to improver courses for experienced skiers. We use a training boom system for beginner lessons. You’ll ensure all customers have a fun, safe experience whilst under your instruction. You'll also tow experienced wakeboarders/waterskiers/monoskiers in shorter sessions and offer advice on their technique. We teach a large number of young children and families, so you must be able to adapt to all age groups. You must have excellent boat handling skills.

Main Responsibilities...

  • Provide a high level of safety and instruction for customers and staff on the water 
  • Daily waterski, wakeboard and monoski instruction and towing.
  • Towing banana and inflatable rides.
  • Yacht transfers to and from beach to luxury yacht charters.

Skills and Experience ...

  • Ski boat driver experience
  • Excellent boat handling skills
  • Fluent in English language

BWSW preferred but not essential.

  • Must hold car driving licence.
  • Ideal candidate will have minimum 2 seasons/years experience

 

 

Organisation: LWC Latchi Watersports Centre LTD

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Wakeboard/Wakesurf/Waterski Instructor

Thursday 28th March 2024

Term: 12 Months
Closing Date: 30th March 2024

Wakeboard and Water Ski boat driver/instructor. Able to pull and teach driving the boat for fun-rides such as banana and sofas 

Skills and Experience ...

At least 1-2 years of working experience in this field

Qualifications ...

  • Ski Boat Driver Level 2 (SBD2)
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2

Organisation: Seawolf Watersports

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SKI BOAT DRIVER

Thursday 11th April 2024

Term: 2-3 months (camp location dependent)

You will drive boats for the children at camp aged 6-17 on average for waterskiing and tubing (inflatables) amongst other waterfront activities at one of our incredible private summer camps in the USA. You will be responsible for the health and safety of those onboard as well as the daily operations of the boats at camp.

Working at the waterfront may include a Red Cross Lifeguarding course that will be provided by your camp employer. You would also be responsible for joining the rest of the waterfront staff on safety drills, training, and generally contributing to a strong team.

Skills and Experience ...

We look for individuals with 3+ years of boat driving experience, any additional experience with boat driving for water skiers and wakeboarders is an advantage plus any experience working with children.  Must possess one of the following qualifications: RYA Powerboat Level 1 or above / Motorboat Driver’s License / British Water Ski & Wakeboard Ski Boat Driver (SBD) / SBD1 and above.

Qualifications ...

  • Ski Boat Driver Level 2 (SBD2)

Any other information...

AmeriCamp Premium is a visa sponsor and recruiter, we can guarantee a minimum salary of $2,350/£1,869 for the summer. All meals and accommodation are included for the duration of your work placement. This role requires a J1-camp counsellor visa which we as an organisation assist you in getting. With this, you will also have 30 days post-placement to travel the US as a tourist. You will be required to complete an enhanced DBS through our organisation in line with health & safety requirements.

*Our program is affiliated with the US Department of State, this job does involve program/recruiter fees & third party costs to be paid to AmeriCamp however, you will always earn more than your program fees cost.

 

Organisation: AmeriCamp Premium *we are the visa sponsor and recruiter, individuals will be employed directly by one of our camps

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Waterski/Wakeboarding Instructor

Thursday 11th April 2024

Term: 2-3 months (camp location dependent)

You will teach Waterski/Wakeboarding to children aged 6-17 on average at one of our incredible private summer camps in the USA. You will be responsible for teaching different skill levels throughout the summer across an 8-hour activity period with time off. All meals and accommodation are included for the duration of your work placement.

Working at the waterfront may include a Red Cross Lifeguarding course that will be provided by your camp employer. You would also be responsible for joining the rest of the waterfront staff on safety drills, training, and generally contributing to a strong team. Being on the waterfront team also offers a huge variety of roles and activities alongside instructing wake sports.

Candidates should be of a sufficient level to pass the ARC swim test including the following: This includes a 300-yard swim using front crawl or breaststroke, a 2-minute tread using legs only and the ability to retrieve a 10-lb dive weight from 7 ft deep, surface and swim 20 yds with the weight, using legs only and exit the pool without using a ladder within 100 seconds.

Skills and Experience ...

We look for individuals with 3+ years of coaching waterski/wakeboarding and/or 5+ years experience in activity at club or university level.  Must possess one of the following qualifications: British Water Ski & Wakeboard (BWSW)  Level 1 Coach + /  UKCC/BWSW Level 2 Waterski & Wakeboard Coaching Qualification.

Qualifications ...

  • BWSW Level 1 coach 
  • UKCC/BWSW Level 2 coach 

Any other information...

AmeriCamp Premium is a visa sponsor and recruiter, we can guarantee a minimum salary of $2,350/£1,869 for the summer. This role requires a J1-camp counsellor visa which we as an organisation assist you in getting. With this, you will also have 30 days post-placement to travel the US as a tourist. You will be required to complete an enhanced DBS through our organisation in line with health & safety requirements.

*Our program is affiliated with the US Department of State, this job does involve program/recruiter fees & third-party costs to be paid to AmeriCamp however, you will always earn more than your program fees cost.

 

Organisation: AmeriCamp Premium *we are the visa sponsor and recruiter, individuals will be employed directly by one of our camps

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BWSW Qualified Boat Driver / Coach

Tuesday 30th April 2024

Term: Seasonal - Closing date: 30/4/24

After a successful summer season, and looking towards summer 2024, Tallington Lakes Water Ski and Wakeboard centre is looking for an water ski and wakeboard driver/coach; to work flexible hours from April through to October including weekend work. A BWSW qualification is mandatory.

Duties will include:

  • Undertaking sessions from the water ski and wakeboard syllabus including large school groups, kids clubs and private one to one lessons.
  • Maintaining all aspects of the water ski and wakeboard department.
  • Undertaking and assisting with other on site activities, where appropriate.
  • Assisting with the day to day running and maintenance of the Tallington Lakes Water Ski and Wakeboard Centre.
  • Qualifications and experience in other activities are desirable.

The successful candidate must be passionate about water skiing, wakeboarding and watersports, teaching to all ages and standards, and eager to push our business forward. Whilst furthering their own skills and knowledge within the different activities at Tallington Lakes. Accommodation is available if needed.

Qualifications ...

  • Ski Boat Driver Level 1 (SBD1) (minimum)  
  • BWSW Level 1 Coach (preferred)

Certifications...

Desirable but not essential: 

  • Frist Aid 
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Safeguarding 

Organisation: Activities Venture Ltd

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Wakeboard Cable Supervisor / Coach

Wednesday 1st May 2024

Term: 6 months
Closing Date: 30/04/24

Oversee the day-to-day running of our System 2 straight line cable, including coaching, safety & maintenance.

Skills and Experience ...

Ideally previous experience and qualifications, but to the right applicant training can be offered. 

Qualifications ...

  • Straight-line cable operator qualification (SLO1 and SLO2)

Certifications...

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Enhanced Disclosure Check (DBS / PVG) Certificate
  • Safeguarding and Protecting Children Online Certificate

Any other information...

Seasonal job with opportunities to develop in other areas of the water sports industry.  Full and Part time vacancies available

Organisation: Quays Water Sports

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