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|Job Ref:||SS18282||Employer:||Interserve||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Portsmouth||Address:||Post Code:||PO2||Post Date:||01/10/2016 00:13|
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We are looking for a highly experienced, professional and committed Chief Instructor for the Royal Navy Sailing Centre (RNSC) at Whale Island in Portsmouth. The successful candidate will possess demonstrable training expertise, be well-qualified and hold the appropriate Governing Body qualifications matched with a comprehensive knowledge and record of responsible water safety. Proven ability to organise, lead and manage a small professional team, the Chief Instructor will drive the dedicated delivery of Dinghy Sailing, Kayaking, Stand-up Paddleboarding and Powerboat courses to Armed Forces personnel and a host of Cadet and other civilian users of the Centre. Seasonal evening and weekend working is required; the RNSC hosts between 70 and 90 events and activities every year, from regattas to taster sessions.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
What we are looking for
The successful applicant will be a very confident, "safety first and last" self-starter with strong communications skills, ready and willing to contribute to the success of the RNSC at any level. Highly professional and innovative with abundant versatility across the specified disciplines, good judgement and absolute integrity. Persuasive but patient and encouraging when required and responsive to changing needs of the business, the RYA and demands of the customer. The ability to remain calm under pressure and motivated, while being utterly reliable is essential, while being well-presented, giving a positive image of Interserve company values, and:
• Achievement of MOD security clearance will be required (Proof of Right to Work in the UK essential)
• Achievement of DBS
• Core working hours 37.5 hours per week and overtime during evenings and weekends is expected
• Required to wear approved company work wear, including PPE when necessary
About the company
Interserve's vision is to redefine the future for people and places. We are one of the world's foremost support services and construction companies, operating in the public and private sectors in the UK and internationally. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and front-line public services. Interserve is based in the UK and is listed in the FTSE 250 index. We have gross revenue of £3.6 billion and a workforce of 80,000 people worldwide.