| founder & head instructor
South Mission Beach Jetty,
surfing photos of Gerry Kantor
Kantor is a second generation
San Diegan who grew up in the Point Loma and South Mission Beach
areas, both of which are known for their numerous surfing reef
breaks and beaches. He bodysurfed at a very young age, and started
surfing in the early 1960's. He wrote for Surfer Magazine (known
as "the Bible of the Sport") in the 1980's, and traveled
extensively for surf in France, Mexico, Costa Rica and Hawaii.
He is a graduate of nearby UCSD in La Jolla.
We are always searching for qualified
individuals for surf instructor employment and training. Prefered
qualifications: College student or graduate, 10 or more years
California surfing experience, and California or San Diego native.
We also consider all other qualifications. ALL
INSTRUCTORS MUST GET AMERICAN RED CROSS CERTIFICATIONS:
LIFEGUARD TRAINING OR CPR AND FIRST AID TRAINING FOR THE PROFESSIONAL
RESCUER. THERE ARE
NO EXCEPTIONS. You can do this after you
are working, but if you have these or similar (EMT) certifications
already, this will increase your chances of working as an instructor.
Half days 5 days a week in the summer, and part time on call all
winter. JOB INQUIRIES:
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org,
with a list of your background, college, surfing, past jobs, with
"employment" in the subject line. We do not answer all
emails. This is not a writing test, we just need to know your