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Watersports Full-time Seasonal Instructor - Platty + (Cumbria) - min £17,100pr

Watersports Full-time Seasonal Instructor

Platty +


Over 25’s minimum £17,100 pro rota 

Derwentwater, Keswick, Cumbria



Platty + offers a unique opportunity to work in a wonderful environment based on the beautiful shores of Derwentwater, Borrowdale as a member of a small team. 

You will have the chance to work with our massively varied client group on a range of activities. In house training, will be provided to assist with the more unusual activities such as raft building, dragon boating and the Viking long ship. As well as working with groups we offer hire and tuition facilities to individual members of the public, our policy is to try and accommodate anyone.

In 2019 we are looking for one full time seasonal member of staff. Contract period will be by arrangement to end-September which may be extended if centre bookings are sufficient. Remuneration will be dependent on qualification and experience, minimum of £1710 pro rata. Hours will be flexible based on 40 hours per week including some weekends.

The instructor should hold a valid UKCC British Canoeing Level 1 coach award preferably with 3 star in kayak or canoe.

If you hold the following awards this would assist you greatly.

  • R.Y.A. Dinghy Instructor
  • R.Y.A. Powerboat Level 2 certificate
  • British Canoeing Discipline Support Module Stand Up Paddleboard

We are prepared to provide training and assessment for relevant National Governing Body qualifications.


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Phone: 017687 76572

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