Seasonal Instructor (SCTC Caledonia)

Seasonal Instructor, based at Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia KY11 2XH

We are currently seeking enthusiastic instructors to deliver training at our facility at SCTC Caledonia and Port Edgar Boat Station.

This is a seasonal position is fixed term with various start dates. 

Hours of work each week will be variable, but will average approximately 44 hours per week.

In this role, you will responsible for the delivery of training, as directed by and in support of the Chief Instructor.

About you

You will be experienced at delivering fun and safe learning to young people in the outdoors. Have a minimum of one of the following instructor qualifications; RYA Dinghy Instructor (Coastal), RYA Start Windsurfing instructor, RYA Powerboat Instructor (Coastal) plus RYA Safety Boat (Coastal).

Knowledge of basic boat maintenance would be useful.

The successful candidate will be passionate about instructing and want to put their skills into practice in our setting and as part of our team.

About us

The Marine Society & Sea Cadets (MSSC) is the nation’s largest maritime charity and the governing charity of the Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), a civilian voluntary youth organisation comprising some 400 or so volunteer Sea Cadet Units, throughout the UK.

The SCC offers a wide range of youth opportunities with the same enduring objective – to foster good citizenship in the community.

The centre is located within MoD CALEDONIA and the boat station is a short drive across the Forth Estuary, at Port Edgar Marina with boating taking place between the historic bridges. Windsurfing is taught in the picturesque location of Lochore Meadows Country Park.

The training centre is open for 50 weeks of the year and offers a interesting and diverse training plan. The main portion of this is for Cadet training (12 to 18 year olds).

The post can be demanding and working hours are as determined by the training programme, which will include some evening and weekend working.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact SCTC Caledonia, on 01383 858323.

For more information on this post, please download the Job Description and Person Specification from our website at

Applications should consist of a completed application form, and the completed equal opportunities monitoring form, both available from the website. Please feel free to submit your CV in support of your application.

Please email applications to

Closing date for applications: Midday, Thursday 4 April 2019

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a PVG Disclosure Scotland check.

Person Specification

Job Description

How to apply

Thank you for taking an interest in working for us. If you feel you have the skills and experience that we are looking for, please use our application form here and include a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form. Please submit applications to