Jobs

We have a few seasonal positions available in Sri Lanka for winter 2016/2017. We have loads of applications for these positions so do what you can to stand out and convince us that you’re right for Soul & Surf and you get our philosophy. We’re not right for everyone so be sure to know what we’re about.  For example If you’re looking for a surf camp, party, party vibe we’re not for you.

If you’re looking to be part of a team with a great ethical philosophy and are willing to be a part of this small team and be more than just your job title, to be a team player, to be a host, to be part of the overall quality control, to share our core beliefs and ethos, to work hard to achieve good things and to be a thoroughly good person then we’ll stick with you in the long term, help you to grow your role and train you to achieve more and the benefits will grow.

Apply using the form on this page and give us a quick overview paragraph or two with the reasons why you’d be a good fit for Soul & Surf in particular demonstrating a good understanding of us, our ethos and our background, plus your CV and salary expectations. If you don’t put all this lot together for us we’ll have to presume you’re not really serious about the position.

General Manager - Sri Lanka

December 2017 for 6 month contract

Soul & Surf (Sri Lanka) is currently seeking the services of an experienced hotel General Manager to help operate our retreat.

We’re looking for someone who is dynamic, fun-loving and great with people, 100% committed, highly organised, financially-minded, reliable, composed, a hard working team player, good at managing people, quality-oriented, have great interpersonal skills and be sales driven.

  • The ideal candidate will have:
    • Worked as a Hotel/Retreat/Hospitality Manager for at least 2 years
    • Have experience working in a developing country for an extended period of time
    • Proven revenue management skills
    • Strong F&B operations skills
    • Have proven skills and experience in the day to day running of a hotel, gaining and retaining the respect of staff, both local and foreign, and creating a management presence which customers can easily identify.
    • Have a passion for surfing, meditation or yoga, or any combination of those

Use the form below to contact us and give us a quick overview paragraph or two with the reasons why you’d be a good fit for Soul & Surf in particular demonstrating a good understanding of us, our ethos and our background, plus attach your CV. If you don’t put all this lot together for us we’ll have to presume you’re not really serious about the position.

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Surf Instructor Sri Lanka - Level 1/2

Immediate start working until April 30th

We require a surf coach with 2-3 years experience to help us deliver a thorough, detailed and professional weekly surf lesson development plan to include different levels of surfers, theory lessons and video correction sessions. As a key team member you will be required to act as a host throughout a guests stay, attending meals and events and helping the managers to get things done about the retreat.

Experience of working and living in developing countries is a distinct advantage, experience in Sri Lanka even more so. Current surf coaching qualifications (ISA, ASI or equivalent), beach lifeguard and professional liability insurance are a must.

Use the form below to contact us and give us a quick overview paragraph or two with the reasons why you’d be a good fit for Soul & Surf in particular demonstrating a good understanding of us, our ethos and our background, plus attach your CV.

Please also tell us a bit about your tastes, what brands do you admire and why, which surfers get you stoked, that kind of thing. If you don’t put all this lot together for us we’ll have to presume you’re not really serious about the position.

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If more than one posting interests you (in either Kerala and/or Sri Lanka), select your most preferred one, and mention your interest for the other ones early in your blurb.

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Guest Reviews

We are back in Mumbai (albeit briefly until LA) and already miss Sri Lanka.  What a lovely place you and Ed selected and we feel privileged to have been able to spend some time there. We want to thank you, Ed, Lucy, Josh and the staff at the House for one of the best vacations […]

Richard & Sherie Stoner