Surf Camp Team 2022
Applications open Jan 2022

Updated 04-10-2021: Thank you for all your applications! We have now finished our 2021 surf camp season and will be chilling out for a while until we start recruiting for our 2022 surf camp team.

From January 2022, we will be looking for enthusiastic folk from across Europe to work in our surf camps in France and mainland Spain for the summer. There’ll be plenty of roles going, and we’ll be filling management and full season roles first. Applications for teamer positions will open in March 2022.


See you all in the New Year!  🍀

Your Star Surf Camps Team 

Surf Instructors wanted

We are looking for surf instructors to join our surf teams in France and Spain in 2022. In order to work with us, you need a minimum ASI Level 1 Surfing Instructor, current surf rescue, current first aid certificates and able to speak basic French or Spanish to teach beginner and intermediate surfing sessions on beginner level surf beaches (1½ft or ½ metre) and intermediate level surf beaches (3ft or 1 metre).

What you get: Short-term employment contract (May to September/October) in either France or Spain, access to surf, food and accommodation in our surf camp, working with a fun, young and dynamic team and a summer by the sea!

Email us here for more info. We look forward to hearing from you!

Becoming a Surf instructor
in France

In order to legally work in France, you require prior approval from the Direction de la Jeunesse et des Sports, a French governmental body. Application closing date is March 2022. For a successful application, you need to submit the following paperwork before the deadline here:

— Surf Instructor Qualification – not older than one year; earliest expiry date is mid- October 2022
— Lifeguarding Certificate – must be up-to-date and valid for 2022
— CRB (Criminal Record Check) – must be up-to-date for 2022
— Medical Certificate – up-to-date for 2022; must show you’re capable of teaching surfing
— European Passport – copy of
— Proof of surf-related work experience in Europe – at least 8 months (full time) with valid certificate
— Proof of Ability to speak French – school certificate or similar. If unavailable, please be prepared to take a test

If your application is successful, you will be invited to a physical test of surfing, fitness and lifeguarding. Dates for 2022 have not been announced, but are generally between April and June around Southwest of France. Dates will be announced here.