The Freedive Academy Panglao is a world-class freediving instructor training center in the beautiful Panglao, Philippines. We are looking to add a highly skilled and experienced part-time or freelance SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA Instructor Trainer to the team.
We are looking for this position for a minimum of 1-year commitment so the instructor trainer understands and shares the Freedive Academy training philosophy of steady but progressive growth. This Instructor Trainer will primarily teach one, or sometimes two, SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA Freediving Instructor Courses per month.
The ideal candidate for this position would be an elite athlete interested in supporting their training by teaching instructor courses.
This is very important to us; while this role may be part-time or freelance, focusing on teaching and potentially training, it’s crucial that you become an integral member of both the team and the Freedive Academy family.
You should embrace our training principles, academy philosophy, and the enjoyable, familial, and professional atmosphere surrounding our academy. Despite the part-time nature of the position, we expect your active participation in nurturing and advancing our Freedive Academy community’s growth and development.
- Conduct high-quality SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA Freediving Instructor Courses
- Together with the Lead Master Instructor you develop training plans for students in preparation for the instructor courses.
- 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 and active certification as a SSI, Molchanovs, or AIDA Instructor Trainer
- Mimium employment commitment of 1-year
- 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
- Instructors have the added benefit of complimentary access to our training facility for their own practice and improvement.
- When needed and possible, we optimize course schedules around the more significant freediving competitions held in the Philippines.
- Opportunity to work in a stunning tropical environment with world-class freediving sites
- Work in a fully equipped facility, complete with all the necessary teaching tools and high-quality equipment at your disposal.
- Potential for equipment sponsorship via Go Deep Freediving, depending on the candidate’s commitment
- Supportive and friendly working environment
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.