Mar 03, 2020

Lead Sailing Instructor - GLL - Salary Up to £22,930 per annum (39 hours per week) - Closing date 31 March 2020

£22,930 yearly
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  • Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK
Full time instructing Sales

Job Description

GLL is looking for a Lead Sailing Instructor (RYA Senior Instructor) based at Stanborough Park Sports Centre in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire. Stanborough Park has been providing sailing since 1969 and is an RYA Training Centre offering courses and practise sessions to adults and children, where you'll join the Watersports team in delivering these.

As a Lead Sailing Instructor, you'll support the Watersports Manager with the coordination and delivery of the sailing programme. You'll set up and pack down the equipment at the start and end of each session plus carry out inspections and undertake maintenance and repair activities ensuring the health and safety of staff and customers, guaranteeing the highest standards of service. Managing, mentoring and motivating your team of Watersports Instructors on a daily basis means you'll need to have a positive attitude. 

You'll have a real passion for sailing and must hold a RYA Senior Instructor certificate - Sailing and RYA Powerboat Level 2. Flexibility, punctuality and reliability are just as important as integrity, a can-do attitude and a real focus on customer service. Passion and personality will stand you in good stead too.

In return, we offer a range of benefits that you'd expect from the UK's largest leisure provider:

Pension schemes
Ride to work scheme
Discounted membership at our leisure centres 
The opportunity to join the GLL Society and have a say in how we're run plus associated social events
Career pathways
Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best
If you want the chance to develop a career doing something you love, apply now.

All pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications and location.

To be shortlisted for the role, internal applicants will need to demonstrate their commitment to GLL by becoming a Society member where eligible.

About Us
GLL is the UK’s largest leisure and cultural services provider and one of the first and largest leisure social enterprises. Our aim is to get more people, more active, more of the time whilst making leisure and community facilities accessible and affordable. We partner with local authorities to run leisure centres, swimming pools, libraries, children’s centres, spas, events spaces and world-class sporting venues such as the Copper Box Arena and London Aquatics Centre on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - all under our Better brand. As a not-for-profit organisation, we’re different. Passionate about seeing our communities thrive, we invest back into our facilities, projects and people and are an Investors in People Silver Award employer.

GLL is an equal opportunities employer.


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