The Freedive Academy Panglao, a premier freediving school located in beautiful Panglao, Philippines, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Master Instructor who is certified by – or ready to cross over to SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA. The successful candidate will join our dedicated team and contribute to the growth and development of our freediving community.
In this full-time position, you will teach the regular beginner and advanced recreational freediving courses, occasionally the master courses, and provide support to the lead master instructor in guiding the master freedivers in our freediving training program.
- Conduct high-quality freediving courses, workshops, and coaching sessions in accordance with the standards and guidelines of your certifying agency (SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA)
- Develop and implement personalized training plans for students of all skill levels
- Mentor and guide instructors and instructors in training
- Assist in the organization and execution of local freediving events, competitions, and workshops
- Collaborate with the management team to develop and improve course curriculums and materials
- Ensure the safety and well-being of all students, staff, and visitors
- Provide exceptional customer service and maintain a positive relationship with the freediving community
- Help promote the academy’s services and programs through social media and other marketing channels
- Current certification as a Master Instructor from preferably SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA – or ready to cross over to these agencies.
- Proven experience in teaching freediving courses at various skill levels
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
- Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities
- Commitment to safety and adhering to industry standards and protocols
- Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
- Fluent in English (additional language skills are a plus)
- Competitive salary package commensurate with experience
- Opportunity to work in a stunning tropical environment with world-class freediving site
- Work in a fully equipped facility, complete with all the necessary teaching tools and high-quality equipment at your disposal.
- Professional development and growth opportunities within the academy
- Supportive and friendly working environment
- Potential for sponsorship, depending on the candidate’s qualifications and experience
How to Apply:
If you are a passionate and dedicated freediving professional looking for an exciting opportunity to advance your career in a stunning location, we’d love to hear from you. To apply, please send your CV, cover letter, and copies of your relevant certifications to [email protected] with the subject line “Master Instructor / Instructor Trainer Application.”
The Freedive Academy Panglao is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds and experience levels. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our team who shares our passion for freediving and commitment to excellence.