Beach Manager

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Beach Manager

We are actively seeking experienced and qualified Beach Managers to come work in one of our stunning beach resorts.

You will assist the Waterfront Manager with the day-to-day operation of the waterfront. This diverse and exciting role will encompass many areas from staff management to health and safety. You will ensure all guests have a fun, safe experience whilst enjoying the watersports activities on offer.

We have a strong management team that provides on-going support and training. This position is available from April or May through to October or November. There’s a possibility of year-round employment joining our winter team in one of our chalet hotels found in top European ski resorts.

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensure department delivers a high level of safety and instruction for guests and staff
  • Provide instruction to guests and staff participating on specialist courses
  • Support the Waterfront Manager
  • Manage and motivate the waterfront team
  • Produce a course plan accommodating all guest abilities
  • Implement Mark Warner standards and ensure these are adhered to at all times
  • Establish and implement water safety precautions
  • Partake in additional waterfront responsibilities including safety cover, customer service, shore-break duties and pontoon management
  • Manage daily maintenance, upkeep security of the waterfront and its equipment
  • Action in-resort marketing activities and promotions
  • Oversee Race day and prize-giving
  • Assist Waterfront Manager with a staff training plan and evaluate all training undertaken by your team
  • Ensure your team are motivated, appraised and developed positively
  • Manage rotas and budgets
  • Participate in evening entertainments, guest dinners and social activities

Abilities and Skills

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Present a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Adaptable
  • Exceptional coaching and mentoring skills
  • Team player
  • Calm friendly demeanour
  • Professional, safety conscious
  • In depth knowledge of the RYA and its syllabus
  • Experience or working knowledge of Kayaking and Stand Up Paddleboarding

Essential Requirements

  • RYA Senior Dinghy, Windsurf or Dual qualified Instructor
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor or RYA Safety Boat
  • RYA Multihull, Advanced Dinghy or Racing Instructor endorsements desired but not essential
  • International Certificate of Competence (ICC) desired
  • First Aid Certificate
  • UK/EU Passport holder
  • UK National Insurance Number
  • UK bank account

Package and Benefits

  • Return travel to/from UK
  • Medical insurance
  • Comfortable accommodation
  • All meals
  • Discounted drinks and beauty treatments (dependent on resort)
  • Use of some hotel sports equipment and facilities including tuition
  • Smart uniform
  • Holiday concessions for friends and family
  • A competitive salary and bonus
  • Commission on lessons
  • Comprehensive training
  • Opportunity to work year-round
  • Management development

If you’re looking for adventure, keen to travel to beautiful locations and love getting out on the water, come turn your passion into a career at Mark Warner.


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