Watersports Instructor - Ipswich
Sail into your new job today!
Located within the stunning countryside of Suffolk, Alton Water Park stretches across some 400 acres and is home to our Watersports Centre.
What will you be doing?
As a qualified Senior Watersports Instructor, you’ll get to work at an award winning park that not only is used for leisure activities but also is crucial to the supply of water to Anglian Water’s millions of customers.
The watersports centre offers sailing, windsurfing, rowing and paddle boarding, providing a fun filled day out for beginners to experts, as well as group tuition for school groups and corporate events.
We need you to work alongside your colleagues to ensure an efficient, safe and profitable service. You’ll provide excellent customer service and put your all in to every day when guiding and instructing our visitors during their activity, providing one to one and group tuition. You’ll help to maintain equipment and get involved in training seasonal staff.
What do you need?
It’s essential that you have a RYA Senior instructor qualification in Sailing or Windsurfing. Ideally you’ll have experience in a similar environment, assisting people of all ages and abilities.
We are open all year round, and we have extended opening during the summer. You’ll need a flexible approach to working hours and be willing to work in all weathers!
What benefits do we offer?
Being a successful water company doesn't come easy! Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all of the great work that they do. Some of our benefits include:
We are passionate and committed to the learning and development of our people making sure they have the right skills and knowledge to be successful and to help achieve their potential. We also take Health and Safety very seriously in everything that we do.
If you are offered a job with us, you’ll be subject to the relevant/standard employment checks, including: your right to work in the UK, reference, driving licence and identity check. Depending on your role, you may also be subject to further pre-employment checks, including a DBS check.
- Bonus scheme
- Private health care
- Competitive pension scheme
- 23 days annual leave rising with length of service
- Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing
- Flexible working (dependent on your role)
- Plus lots more!