If you are an experienced Day Skipper, great! If you are newly qualified, no problem. We will provide any additional training required to run our day sails for guests from our resorts. As long as you are confident, outgoing and have a passion for making people’s holidays, then life as a Neilson Day Sail Skipper may just be for you!
You will be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. Both are equally stunning and both with a choice of yacht flotilla routes for all abilities and levels of experience. We'll cover your accommodation, bills & food in the package and also provide exciting opportunities to work with us all year round!
If this sounds good to you, then why not bring your sailing knowledge and skills and apply to join the Neilson yacht team?
Neilson is dedicated to providing active holidays, in the winter with our ski & snowboard programme and in the summer with our land and water-based activities. From beginners to experts alike, we make active holidays really accessible. Neilson are the Active Holiday Experts.
We have over three decades of experience in operating active holidays worldwide and offer customers accommodation in hotels, chalets and Neilson-run hotels, self-catering studios, apartments and afloat on yachts and gullets.Our summer programme is renowned for its long-standing relationship with the Royal Yachting Association, the National Governing Body for sailing, windsurfing and powerboating in the UK.We are a company which recognises the importance of our staff and in January 1998, we were the first major tour operator to achieve the 'Investor in People' award which is a symbol of our commitment to the development of our staff.Our aim is to provide "exceptional service from exceptional people" so you can be assured of the highest standards of training and support throughout your career with us.
Who we want?
We're looking for naturally friendly people who have a passion for learning and looking after guests, who really believe they can make a great contribution to our award winning team.
Go-getters who want to achieve, who like to have fun. People who look after themselves and take pride in their appearance. Those with the right attitude as well as aptitude.
All Neilson staff, whatever their role, will come into regular contact with our guests and other staff, and should possess strong yet natural interpersonal skills. We're looking for warm, enthusiastic and approachable types, so that our guests always feel welcome and confident that every element of their holiday are being delivered by people that care.
Summer roles are available at various resorts in Greece, Italy, Sardinia, Spain and Croatia where we operate BeachClub and flotilla holidays. Activities on offer include sailing, windsurfing, biking, kayaking, fitness, tennis and diving. We offer our guests beginner's courses, advanced coaching or simply the freedom to sail, bike or dive with our superb range of equipment.
Full Season roles are available from March/April/May through to November, to include a period of pre-season training and preparation and post-season close down.