• Expiry date:30 May 2019
    • Location:Willen Lake
    • Salary:£7.50 - £9.50 per hour



    Watersports Instructor Level 2

    (0hr contracts, up to full time hours available in the Summer)

    Contract Start: 25 March 2019 

    Contract End: 31 October 2019


    Chief Instructor


    £7.50 - £9.50 per hour


    Willen Lake, V10 Brickhill Street, Milton Keynes MK15 ODS



    To help in the organisation and delivery of day to day running of the watersports centre.

    Be a key contact point for large groups and identifying and resolving problems if and when they arise.

    To help in the maintenance of equipment and be required to carry out any duties expected of an Instructor.


    To plan and run sessions inline with centre operating procedures.

    To support staff in difficult circumstances, including changes in weather and student behaviour problems.

    To be responsible for the safety of all activity participants and ensure best practices and training is followed. Deliver SEL sessions.

    To deal with, as appropriate, any safety hazards and report to the Senior Management Team at the earliest opportunity.

    To provide activity-specific technical advice and course guidance where required.

    To administer first aid or to ensure that first aid/medical assistance is called at the earliest opportunity should an incident occur.

    To instruct groups of all ages in a range of activities, for which you are qualified.

    To ensure that equipment is maintained and stored to suitable standards to ensure safe and effective operation.

    To ensure all records are filled out correctly.

    To ensure certified courses are delivered in line with NGB requirements, and to oversee that standards are being met where certificates are being issued.

    To be aware that the Centre represents the public face of The Parks Trust and to conduct all activities in a manner which promotes and enhances our image and reputation.

    To undertake any other compatible duties as required.

    To promote equality and ensure that all duties are carried out in accordance with our Equal Opportunities Policy.

    To ensure that accurate cash handling procedures are being followed, when on the till

    To adhere to centre cleaning processes.




    Outgoing, calm and engaging personality

    Self-motivated, organised and confident

    Experience of working with the public e.g. in a customer focused role

    Ability to work as part of a team

    Excellent communication skills



    Level 2 qualified instructor or coach in paddles sports or sail sports alternatively Senior Instructor or Dinghy Instructor

    This job description represents the usual duties and requirements of the position, however, the job holder may be required to carry out other duties in line with their capability, training and level of authority. The company reserves the right to change the job description in consultation with the post holder. The job description does not form part of the Contract of Employment.

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