Seasonal PADI Instructor

13. November 2023

Job Description

Job Title: Seasonal PADI Instructor
Location: Jervis Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Position Type: Seasonal

We represent a well-established dive centre located in the picturesque Jervis Bay area. We are dedicated to providing exceptional diving experiences and fostering a love for the underwater world. Currently, we seeking a certified and enthusiastic PADI Instructor to join our team on a seasonal basis.

If you have a deep affinity for the ocean, a commitment to safety, and a passion for teaching and sharing your love of diving, we invite you to consider this exciting seasonal opportunity.

Job Description:
As a Seasonal PADI Instructor, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality dive training and experiences to our students and certified divers during the seasonal period. Your responsibilities will include:

1. Dive Training:

• Conduct PADI courses, including Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver, and various speciality courses.

• Provide comprehensive classroom and practical instruction to students, ensuring their safety, knowledge, and confidence underwater.

• Evaluate and assess student progress and issue certifications upon successful completion of courses.

2. Guided Dives:

• Lead guided dives for certified divers, ensuring their safety, enjoyment, and adherence to dive plans.

• Plan and organize dive trips, including selecting suitable dive sites and coordinating logistics.

• Provide thorough dive briefings, highlighting safety procedures and specific dive objectives.

3. Environmental Stewardship:

• Promote responsible diving practices and respect for marine life.

• Encourage divers to follow sustainable diving guidelines and participate in local conservation efforts.

5. Customer Service:

• Provide exceptional customer service, including assisting divers with gear setup, entry, and exit.

• Answer customer questions, offer recommendations, and address concerns in a friendly and professional manner.

6. Administrative Duties:

• Maintain accurate records of dive excursions, student progress, and certification records.

• Assist with dive shop operations, including booking reservations, processing paperwork, and supporting marketing efforts.


• Current PADI Instructor certification.

• CPR and First Aid Instructor certifications.

• Excellent diving skills and experience in a variety of dive environments.

• Strong communication and teaching skills.

• Ability to inspire and motivate students.

• Knowledge of local dive sites and marine life.

• Commitment to safety and environmental conservation.

• Physical fitness and the ability to lift and transport dive equipment.


• Competitive hourly wage.

• Opportunities for professional development and advanced certifications.

• Access to dive equipment at discounted rates.

• A supportive and passionate team of fellow divers.

• Opportunities for future seasonal or full-time positions within the dive centre.

If you are a certified PADI Instructor with a passion for diving, teaching, safety, and education, we encourage you to apply for the Seasonal PADI Instructor position ASAP. Join our team and share your love of the underwater world with our enthusiastic community of divers!

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send their resume, a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and certifications, and any additional diving qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your application and welcoming you to our dive centre!