Summer Surf Camps 2019
Team Openings

Summer is in the Air &
WE ARE RECRUITING!

 

With plenty of positions to fill, join us this summer in our surf camps in France & Spain! Please read the job descriptions carefully and, if you’re a match, send your application to Summer2019@starsurfcamps.com.

Please understand that we receive high volumes of applications and are unable to respond to each applicant individually. Successful applicants will be contacted by one of our team.
 

Thank you & best of luck!

Your Star Surf Camps Team

Job Openings

Surf Camp
Manager
Manager's
Assistant
Entertainment
Manager
Maintenance
Manager
Head Teamers
Teamers
Assistant Chefs
Receptionist/
Administrator
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Surf Camp Manager 

Job Description

 

Start date: Early May | Minimum age: 25 years | Languages: English + 1 | EU drivers license essential | Must be available for a training week in early May

 

You have…

…excellent organisational skills and are comfortable leading a large team with authority. You must be able to think on your feet and be dynamic in problem-solving and communications. Most important is a can-do attitude and a willingness to lead by example when needed, and be strong in delegation.

 

Your responsibilities include …

… budgeting, financial control checks, submitting guest lists, maintaining a good relationship with the campsite (French a plus), quality control, hosting team meetings, administration, money handling and reporting, creating a good work atmosphere, pushing standards of quality, organise customer transfers, oversee smooth check-ins and make sure the team provide a great experience for the guest.

 

Download Application Here

Surf Camp Manager’s Assistant 

Job Description

 

Start date: Early May | Minimum age: 22 years | Languages: English + 1 | EU drivers license essential | Must be available for a training week in early May

 

You are…

…well-organised, a good communicator, efficient at completing tasks, hard-working and a great team player.

 

Your responsibilities…

…include supporting the surf camp manager, money handling and reporting, checking receipts for spending and budgeting, being on hand on the check-in days, organising transfers etc.

 

Download Application Here

Surf Camp Entertainment Manager

Job Description

 

Start date: Early June | Minimum age: 24 years | Languages: English +1 | EU drivers license essential

 

You are…

…fun, hard-working, enthusiastic, a great people person and someone who can work with a positive attitude. It is very important that you are able find the balance between entertaining and being a responsible and reliable member of the team. It’s important that the entertainment is creative and not only centred around alcohol and nightlife.

 

Your responsibilities…

…include putting on beach games and activities in the daytime plus the evening entertainment, such as hosting open mic nights, wine and cheese, welcome games etc.  You will have a separate entertainment budget and are able to provide accounts for the week and take stock checks. The candidate must be willing to promote and host day trips.

 

Download Application Here

Surf Camp Maintenance Manager

Job Description

 

Start date: Early May | Minimum age: 25 years | Languages: English | EU drivers license essential | Tools and/ or trade certificates are a bonus

 

Your responsibilities…

…include making sure the surf camp is functioning in the physical sense. You are very handy and have at least basic experience with lighting, electric work, carpentry and landscaping. You have a sharp eye for detail as the surf camp must be looking its absolute best at all times. You may be spending time pegging tents up to make them more erect and aesthetic, fixing lighting and electrical problems, repair broken equipment such as beds, make any improvements to structures, build any new features requested.

 

Download Application Here

Surf Camp Head Teamers

Job Description

 

Start date: Early May | Minimum age: 25 years | Languages English + 1 | EU drivers license essential | Must be available for a training week in early May

 

You will…

be in charge of the surf or yoga camp and of the ‘teamers’ who run the camp. Among your responsibilities are making shift schedules, creating the staff rosters, doing some shifts yourself, ordering the breakfast stock, maintaining high standards, quality control of food service and presentation, allocating your team for an efficient check-in day. This is very much a taskmaster role where there are specific roles your team would fill and complete on shift, and it’s the responsibility of the head teamer to ensure this.

 

Application Head Teamer | Surf Camp

 

Application Head Teamer | Yoga Camp 

Surf Camp Teamers

Job Description

 

Periods: June/July | July/August | August/September | Minimum age: 20/22 years | Languages: English +1 | EU drivers license essential

 

You are…

…hard working, motivated and disciplined; have attention to detail, a mentality that the guests come first and can work quickly and efficiently through tasks. Work around the surf camp often includes manual labour. You are prepared to get your hands dirty, work with a positive attitude and a smile when face to face with guests.

 

Surf Camp Teamer Application 

 

Yoga Camp Teamer Application 

Surf Camp Assistant Chefs

Job Description

 

Start date: Early June | Minimum age: 22 years | English-speaking | EU drivers license essential

 

You are…

…well-organised, a good communicator, efficient at completing tasks, hard-working and a great team player. Your responsibilities include supporting the head chef and helping to prepare 4 dinners/ week for guests, breakfast and lunch additions plus 1 additional dinner/ week just for staff (20-30 people).

 

Download Application Here

Surf Camp Receptionist/ Administrator 

Job Description

 

Start date: Early June | Minimum age: 24 years | Languages: English + 1 | Must be available for a training week in May

 

You are…

…warm and welcoming, very well-organised, a great problem solver and communicator and able to work long shifts on arrival days whilst still greeting guests with a big smile and a positive attitude.

Your responsibilities…

…include organising transfers, printing and distributing information and lists, payroll for the team. Your main roles include the pre-allocating of tents to guests, communicating valuable information to guests and the team, collecting and overseeing deposits and daily tourist tax, accounting, sales of package upgrades (the yoga/surf lessons/day trips).

 

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Surf Instructors wanted

You love surfing and the ocean is your playground? Then come and join us in our summer surf camps for a summer filled with sunshine, waves and good vibes. We are currently looking for qualified and professional surf instructors for our surf camps in Moliets and Oyambre.

 

Send us your Application here!

Looking for Chefs

Do you want to work in our summer surf camps in France or Spain this summer and be the chef of our kitchen? Great! We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with a background in cooking and excellent time management skills who can stay calm in demanding situations. In our surf camp near Santander, we host between 50 – 120 surfing holiday guests per week; in our surf camp in France, guest numbers range from 50 – 250. Your responsibilities are to prepare a variety of healthy dinners and BBQs on 4 nights per week as well as to help prepare and manage our team during breakfast and lunch times.

 

We are looking forward to receiving your application.

 

Download Application Here

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. For a successful application, please upload the following documents here no later than March, 20th 2019.

 

— Surf Instructor Qualification – not older than one year; earliest expiry date is mid- October 2019

— Lifeguarding Certificate – must be up-to-date and valid for 2019

— CRB (Criminal Record Check) – must be up-to-date for 2019

— Medical Certificate – up-to-date for 2019; 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. Test dates for 2019 are

— April, 8th – 12th 2019 in Soustons. Entries close on April, 1st 2019 at midnight.

— June, 17th – 21st 2019 in Carcans. Entries close on June, 10th 2019 at midnight.

More details can be found here.

 

If you would like some pointers regarding your surfing ability, you are welcome to send short clips of your surfing to Pablo. He will happily give you some feedback.

 

Best of luck with your application!

Pablo & the Star Surf Camps Team

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