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Surf Instructor

Narragansett, United States

Warm Winds started as a small backyard surfboard brand back in 1973 in RI and has evolved into a one-stop shop for surfers and ocean lovers in the Northeast. With over 600 boards in stock all the time, a full wetsuit inventory, and all of the biggest clothing lines in the surf industry - Warm Winds has become a staple East Coast surf shop.

Warm Winds is currently looking for surf instructors to join our surf school team. We are looking for energetic, positive, and self-motivated individuals who are passionate about the ocean and dedicated to the surfing lifestyle.

Now Hiring Surf Instructors for Summer 2019

Responsibilities

Providing high quality, safe and accurate surf instruction to a wide range of customers

Explain and demonstrate proper surfing technique and equipment care

Prepare customers for safe experience by providing thorough introductions to equipment and safety requirements

Keeping equipment and our beach kiosk clean and organized

Assisting equipment manager with rentals between lessons

Expected to help set up and break down the beach kiosk before and/or after teaching lessons

Requirements

Attentiveness, enthusiasm, and customer service skills are a must

Knowledge of basic ocean science - tides, weather conditions, etc.

Multiple years of surfing experience a must

Strong communication skills is also a must

Ability to perform under pressure, prioritizes competing tasks, and schedules time wisely

Ability to lift 50 lbs on your own

Expected to work weekends and some holidays

Must work well with kids