Dream Job Now Hiring: Ghana Surf Instructor

Here is the job discription sent to me by Peter Nardini one of the founders of our Surf partners Black Star Surf Shop.

Black Star Surf Shop, Ghana SurfingCertified Surfing Instructor Needed- GhanaWest Africa

We are looking for a Certified Surf Instructor to run our surf camp located in Busua Beach, Ghana. Black Star Surf Camp is the first surf camp/school in Ghana and has been in operation for 4 years. In the spring of 2012 we will be expanding our operations and will launch the Surf-n-Shine program, the first surf volunteer program in West Africa.

This is a once in a life time, very unique opportunity. A one year commitment is required. Compensation includes: a small base salary, room and meals, built in commission for surf lessons and tips. Profit sharing potential for the right person interested in a long term employment.


The duties of the surf instructor will include running the day-to-day operations of the surf school and our small surf shop, giving surf lessons, coordinating with a local NGO to provide a quality surfing experience for the surf volunteer program, and teaching locals to become competent surf instructors. Other duties will include helping to expand the Ghana Surfing Association (GSA), the ISA representative body in Ghana, and organizing an ISA sanctioned international surf contest.


Surf Instructor certification. A proven ability to work with others in a team setting and good communication skills with coworkers and customers. International experience and surf shop/surf school management experience both a plus.

If interested in this position please send your resume/CV to Peter Nardini at peter.blackstarsurf@gmail.com and we will contact you to set up an interview.

Check out our surf camp and surf tours:

African Surf AAdventures

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