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Here you can find links to our current job listings and useful information about working in Perth - the 3rd WINDIEST CITY in the WORLD!

Kitesurfing Instructor

Instructors Required
Perth, Western Australia

Learn 2 Kitesurf is looking for experienced Level 2 IKO instructors to work in our busy school in Western Australia for our summer season (October to March).

The school is based on the beautiful Swan River. It is in close proximity to the city and enables teaching in a variety of wind conditions. Applicants are required to be customer focused, IKO Level 2, with First Aid and RST qualifications.

Experience in managing a school and deep-water teaching would be highly desirable. Perth is one of Australia's windiest and nicest cities, so if you are a looking for a exciting change this coming season, contact us by email at:  info[at]learn2kitesurf.com.au

Kitesurfing & SUP Retail Sales Assistant

Airborne Kitesurfing, WA’s first Kitesurfing, shops requires an enthusiastic, reliable Sales Assistant to work in our busy Osborne Park Store.

Your role primarily will be to provide superior customer service and advice to retail customers, both face to face and over the phone.

We a looking for a keen Kitesurfer with a good technical knowledge of Kitesurfing equipment for this role. Stand Up Paddle experience will be highly regarded, however not mandatory as training will be given.

Some retail experience together with basic computer skills will help along with the motivation to go the extra mile for our customers.

This is a casual, long term position. Ideally suited to a university student 1-2 days a week during term, 3 to 5 days a week during summer holidays.

Please reply to info[at]airbornekitesurfing.com.au

Windforce requires talented people

Windforce is a specialist Windsurf, Kitesurf and Stand-Up-Paddle retailer who takes pride in standing out from the crowd. We achieve this goal through core skills and values we consistently implement and uphold. Some of the key facets of our ideology are:

  • Surrounding ourselves with talented staff who add value to the business through their skills and enthusiasm.
  • Investment in training our staff and creating a positive and fun work environment.
  • Starting from a position of good product knowledge and always seeking to improve it.
  • Making it a mission to offer the best service and advice we can, every time!
  • Searching out the best products and having the most extensive range of hardware we can muster.
  • Creating an exciting and polished retail environment that is appealing to both customers and staff.

If this sounds like the kind of workplace that appeals to you and have some or all of the following skills and attributes we would love to hear from you.

  • You are passionate about one or all of these sports (Windsurf focus an advantage).
  • You posses a good work ethic with an emphasis on enthusiasm, honesty, reliability, punctuality and personal presentation.
  • Have a good availability over the busy season (late August to late March).
  • Are excited and willing to gaining new skills and knowledge that will be of value to both us and you in the future.

We in return offer a fun and rewarding place to work with the opportunity to enjoy these fantastic sports on some of the best gear available. We look forward to hearing from you.

Email: sales[at]windforce.com.au
Post: 33 Stirling Hwy, Nedlands, 6009

Passionate Windsurf Instructors and Beach Crew Wanted

Windforce Perth’s premier Windsurfing School and Rental Operation is preparing for a busy 2009/10 season. We operate the largest, best equipped and best located school on the Swan River in Western Australia.


Our highly experienced Beach Manager/Head Instructor is looking for highly motivated people in the form of Instructors and Beach Crew to help run our operation.

We are looking for qualified Instructors who primarily enjoy introducing beginners to the sport we know and love. We also need Beach Crew to help run our lively rental business which continues to grow every year. If you posses some or all of the attributes below please contact us as we would love to hear from you.

  • Enjoy working with people in an outdoor environment.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Posses a RYA Level 1 Certification or equivalent.
  • Have a Recreational Skippers Ticket and/or Senior First Aid Certificate and/or Bronze Medallion.
  • You posses a good work ethic with an emphasis on enthusiasm, honesty, reliability, punctuality and personal presentation.
  • Have a good availability over the busy season (late August to late March).
  • Are excited and willing to gain new skills and knowledge that will be of value to both us and you in the future.

We can guarantee you a set minimum number of hours and excellent working conditions.

Email: sales[at]windforce.com.au
Post: 33 Stirling Hwy, Nedlands, 6009

Stand Up Paddle Instructor

Stand Up Paddle Sports are looking for a Stand Up Paddle Instructor to assist in setting up Perth’s first dedicated SUP school.

This position would be well suited to a qualified personal trainer, who has the communication skills to teach beginners and the motivation to take experienced paddlers on training sessions.

This position requires the skills and knowledge to design courses that will teach beginners efficiently and push advanced paddlers in a fun environment.

A boat handling (RST) and current first aid certificate would be highly regarded.

Please send application to info[at]standuppaddle.com.au

About Perth

Perth SkylineLocation of Perth

Perth is the capital city of the state of Western Australia. It has a population of around 1,650,000 (2009). It is the sunniest City in Australia with an average of 8 hours a day of direct sunlight, and is also the 3rd WINDIEST City in the World (with Chicago at number one and Auckland number 2).

Perth experiences a Mediterranean Climate, with hot and windy summers, and mild winters. The average summer daytime temperature is around 30 Celsius, and drops to 17C during the night. Summer months are technically from December through to February but in reality November through to April is usually pretty warm.

During the summer months it consistently blows from the South-West along the southern half of the west coast. The wind starts early afternoon and continues around 15-20 knots through to sunset . With such consistent winds and an expansive coastline, Perth is the most favourite windsurfing/kitesurfing spot in Australia.

More information about Perth can be found at Tourism Western Australia.

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