Recruiting: Beach Watersports Hire Supervisor

Recruiting: Beach Watersports Hire Supervisor

Over the peak summer season, a key part of our business is our kayak and paddleboard hire from Goodrington South Sands Beach. Reach Outdoors are now recruiting for a Beach & Watersports Hire Supervisor to join our team for the 2023 season. The role requires great customer service, flexibility and some management responsibilities. Day-to-day, you’ll be running the watersports hire operations including safety cover, liaising with our core staff and overseeing our Watersports Hire Assistants on the beach. 

Role: Beach & Watersports Hire Supervisor 

Hours: Minimum 24 hours a week. Light winds mean that we are able to open, could increase upto 45 hours a week

Term: June - End of August

Pay: £10.90 per hour. Usual in work benefits 

To apply: Fill in our Employment Application FormDeadline: Sunday 26th March 2023 Interviews: Friday 31st March 2023


  • Oversee the Reach Outdoors Watersports Hire Operations at Goodrington South Sands Beach.  

  • Work with Reach Outdoors core staff on all aspects of the Watersports Hire Operations. 

  • Day-to-day management of the Watersports Hire Assistants (approx 2-4 on a given day)  

  • Ensure that all aspects of health and safety of the watersports hire operation are adhered to at all times 

  • Provide an exceptionally high level of customer service to all that use Reach Outdoors Services. 

  • Cash up takings and create invoices accordingly.  

  • Provide safety cover for the Goodrington watersports hire operation. 

  • Prepare any relevant reports in relation to accident or incident. 

  • Ensure that all Watersports hire equipment and associated PPE is cleaned and maintained to a high standard and is left secure 

  • Opening up and locking up of the Watersports hire hut. 

  • Provide informal local information to visitors to Goodrington Sands. 


  • Aged 18 years or over

  • Experience of watersports operation 

  • First Aid at Work Certificate (minimum 2 day) 

  • Management & Customer Service experience 

  • Ability for flexible working, including weekends 


  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 

  • Safety Boat Experience 

  • British Canoeing Safety & Rescue Awards 

  • VHF License 

  • RLSS Beach Lifeguard Qualification 

  • Kayak or Paddleboard Leadership or Coaching Awards 



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