Casual Cruising/Yachtmaster Instructor

Fixed Term Contract

Payment in line with Qualifications

Based at sportscotland National Centre Cumbrae

Are you looking for a chance to build your experience as a cruising/yachtmaster instructor? If so, then sportscotland has the opportunity for you.   

sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. We see a Scotland where sport is a way of life, where sport is at the heart of society, making a positive impact on people and communities. Join us and play your part in building a world class sporting system for everyone in Scotland.

Inverclyde National Sports Training Centre has been inspiring sportspeople for more than 60 years. In 2016 Cumbrae National Watersports Centre celebrated its 40th birthday. Now, thanks to a £12m investment from the Scottish Government and sportscotland, Inverclyde & Cumbrae is once again taking up position as a leading venue for sports development in Scotland.

Your role as a Casual Cruising Instructor will be to provide high quality instruction on board our yachts. You will be a skilled instructor, with either an RYA Cruising or RYA Yachtmaster Instructor qualification. You should also have previous experience of working at a RYA training centre and delivering RYA content to a wide variety of client groups. Instructors must have excellent organisational and communication skills. 

A CV and cover letter should be completed to be considered for this role and emailed to If you wish to be considered for selection under the Disability Two Ticks Scheme, please state this in your covering email.

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 1 March 2019. 

Inductions will take place on Sunday 24 March 2019

Date published: 21 January 2019
Date updated: 22 January 2019


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