LOCATION: Algarve, Portugal

COMPANY: Tiny Whale Surf Lodge

We are entering our 5th season and we can't wait to open our Lodge doors to fantastic guests from all over the world. We are looking for talented, passionate and hard-working people to join our incredible team!


Tiny Whale is one of the leading surf and activity holiday providers in Europe and offers staff challenging job roles as well as the opportunity to develop their experience and skills whilst working in beautiful surroundings and a friendly and supportive atmosphere.

As a business, we pride ourselves on providing the right experience for all customers, working as a team and building honest, respectful, and encouraging relationships as well as working hard and playing hard!


Please email us with a CV and Cover Letter, stating which job you are applying for in the Subject.



We are recruiting Surf Instructors for the 2017 season & have a variety of contracts within that timescale.

1st March - 15th November

1st March - 30th April

30th April - 30th October

We are looking for hard working, team players who strive to provide excellent surf lessons and customer service.

This position is not for those looking for an easy working holiday. There will be opportunities to surf daily, however you will be expected to provide excellent structured surf tuition, customer service and get involved with helping out around the lodge.


• Driving License

• ISA Level 1 or equivalent

• Minimum 2 months coaching experience.

• Fluent in English.


• Beach Life Guard

• Minimum 2 months coaching experience.

• Worked or lived abroad

• Additional Language/s

Key Personal qualities required

• Highly sociable

• Hard Working

• Organised

• Reliable

• Team player

• Professional

We receive many applications, we hope to get back to you within 4 weeks if your application has been successful.

Information regarding salary and employment conditions will be discussed at interview stage.