Sessional Instructors (Crosby Boat Station)

Seasonal Instructor, based at Sea Cadet Boat Station Crosby, Merseyside L22 1RR

We are currently seeking enthusiastic instructors to deliver training at our facility at Crosby

This is a sessional position with various start dates. 

Hours of work each week will be variable, based on demand and will include some evenings and weekends.

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, RYA Start Windsurfing instructor, RYA Powerboat Instructor plus RYA Safety Boat.

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 Crosby Coastal Park, Merseyside, L22 1RR using Sefton Council’s Crosby Lakeside Adventure Centre as a base of operations, making use of the 70 acre lake we deliver Sailing, Windsurfing, Paddlesports, Rowing and Powerboat training

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 Sea Cadets Crosby, on 07772 146823

For more information on this post, please download the Job Description and Person Specification which can be found below.

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 21 March 2019

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS Disclosure 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