Head Instructor

Head Instructor and School Manager: 

The NY Kite Center located in Amityville, NY currently has an excellent opportunity for a Head Instructor position . The ideal candidate will have extensive Kiteboarding knowledge as well as managerial or supervisor experience.  Below is a list of job responsibilities and requirements for this position. If you feel that you are interested in this position and meet the requirements below, please reply with a copy of your resume for us to review. All qualified candidates will be contacted to set-up an interview.

Responsibilities:  You will be responsible for Managing and maintaining all activities related to the NYKC School Dept. This includes but is not limited to the items listed below:

  • Responsible for the recruiting, training, supervising, and scheduling of all NYKC Instructors
  • Responsible for all lesson preparation including but not limited to; hauling, fueling, and assigning appropriate equipment
  • Create, Execute, and Oversee all On-Water activities at NYKC on a daily basis
  • Work with Operations Dept. to coordinate all student scheduling
  • Maintain and ensure accuracy of all NYKC school gear inventory
  • Responsible for facilitating kite inspections. repairs, warranties.
  • Ensure Instructors are performing their duties according to NYKC Instructor Policy
  • Responsible for reporting any issues with NYKC school gear, Jet-Ski’s, or Boats and work with Operations Dept. to update Equipment Maintenance Log
  • Responsible for overseeing and ensuring all IKO practices and standards are being obtained
  • Will oversee and assist with any NYKC hosted IKO events
  • Maintain and update Instructor log       
  • Taking photos and videos of lessons and riding for social media posts               


  • Eligible to work in the US
  • Documented Kiteboard Instructing experience
  • Managerial or Supervising experience
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Basic Computer Skills, Email, MS Word, MS Excel, Google Documents, Soical Media

Certifications and/or Licenses:

  • IKO Certification (Level 2 preferred)
  • USCG Captain’s License (preferred, but not required)

Compensation: This will consist of a commission and hourly compensation package that will be discussed in detail during interview process.

Submit Resume and cover letter here info@nykitecenter.com