Bayplay is in the business of selling fun adventurous experiences, family holidays and education programs. Our employment opportunities are varied for a range of interests. We are seeking candidates for the following positions.
Current Positions & Opportunities 2017
Activities Manager....................Applications Due Date - June 30 2018
Outdoor Educator.....................Applications Open - Start November
Scuba Dive Instructor...............Applications Open - Start November
Camp Caretaker.......................Applications Open - Start October
Catering Cook or Chef................Applications Closed
Maintenance Team....................Applications Closed
Applicants are sought with the following attributes:
- Friendly personality with a focus on delivering fun, safe experiences
- Willingness to offer outstanding customer service
- A responsible safety focus with associated qualifications
- Be able to work in a team environment with a flexible willingness to help out
- Be able to follow instructions and safety guidelines
- Communicate effectively and professionally
Activities Manager - Applications Open -15th June 2018
Applications Close - 30th June 2018
Based at our Portsea Headquarters, you will be primarily focussed on the role of day to day activity managment, rostering, daily logistics and maintenance of equipment. You will be committed to build on an award winning business with a focus on providing excellent customer service and in house operations. This position is for someone with a friendly and outgoing, confident nature who can deal with both public and corporate clients as well as managing the team. Prior experience is required with a minimum of 2 years in a senior role.
See below for application guidelines
Activity Guides & Scuba Dive Staff - Applications Open
PADI Dive Instructors - with current insurance and membership - OPEN Start August
Dive Master - with current insurance and membership - OPEN Start December
Outdoor Educators/Kayak Guides - Kayak, Snorkel, Bike - OPEN Start October
The season is late August to May with the peak times being November - April.
Casual work is also available intermittently during the off peak season, especially if you can fill more than one role
Housekeeping/Caretaker - Applications Open
We are seeking the skills of an all rounder to help maintain our variety of accommodation properties from small cottages to large group lodging and campgrounds. This is a position with varied work hours – based on property demand. Our properties are based around the Mornington Peninsula. The right applicant will have a great work ethic, attention to detail and the ability to work unsupervised. A Manual Drivers Licence Preferred.
Cook/Chef - Applications Closed
We require the services of an organised chef/cook to prepare and serve meals to our varied clientele including school groups, commmunity groups and corporate groups from our group accomodation facility. Menu preparation, Stock Control and Food Handling Safety, will be part of the role.
Gardener - Applications Closed
We are seeking the skills of an all rounder to help maintain our variety of guest rental properties from small cottages to large group lodging and campgrounds. This is a position with varied work hours – based on property demand. Our properties are based on the Mornington Peninsula from Portsea to Shoreham. The right applicant will have a great work ethic, attention to detail and the ability to work unsupervised. Current Manual Drivers Licence Required.
How to Apply:
Send an Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Current Resume
2. Cover Letter (including your availability and any prior commitments)
3. A Photo of your WWC Card if possible
1. Working with Children Check (WWC)
2. Current Level ll First Aid or Remote First Aid
3. Relevant Experience or certifications
4. Manuel Drivers Licence
These certifications if not current, must be updated prior to employment
Work Experience, Prac Placements & Traineeships
Practical Placements - Outdoor Education
We offer practical placements across a variety of areas including: snorkelling, sea kayaking, canoeing, bike riding, hiking, low ropes, school camp programs, team building programs and scuba diving. We have a strong focus on interpretation and marine education across the programs including teaching of sustainability and tourism. You will gain experience in all aspects of the running of programs from equipment set up, briefings and interpretive commentary from our lead guides whilst expanding your knowledge of local marine life and flora & fauna.
Internship - Applications Open for 2018
We offer traineeships in line with a certificate 3 or Certificate 4 in your desired field. Fields may include tourism/outdoor education/hospitality. Enquiries Welcome.
Work Experience & VCAL Placements
We offer work experience placements for students looking to get a feel for the outdoor adventure or tourism or fields. The allocated work is determined by the time of year and the current bookings in place as well as the focus of the student. Work Experience students will work across the business in the areas of Office Admin, Retail, Accommodation, Activities and School Camp Programs.
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Bayplay & Beyond Pty Ltd (Bayplay Tours & Accommodation) is an award winning business, based on the Mornington Peninsula. The booking office and aquatic outdoor store is located in Portsea and the Iluka School Camp & Retreat is located in Shoreham.
Group Accommodation & School Camp: Venues are located at Blairgowrie, Portsea, Rye and Shoreham and cater for groups of 10 - 200
Day Tours: Bayplay provides day tours including: Learn to scuba dive, sea kayaking coastline tours, snorkel with sea dragons, catamaran sailing, guided hiking and bike riding tours as well as activity equipment rental for self guided options.
Activity Programs & Education: Bayplay provides expertise in Marine Education, multi day programs, journeys and overnight camps for school and educational institutions.
PADI Dive Resort: Bayplay offers PADI dive courses for individuals who would like to begin or further their scuba diving education and acts as a training centre for tertiary students offering internships and guide courses.