Employment Opportunities

Pura Vida Adventures, the leading surf camp for women, develops and operates first-class surf and yoga retreats in Malpais/Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. Our mission is to provide total guest satisfaction and superior results in all we do.

Pura Vida Adventures values the rich diversity of backgrounds and experience of its staff and is proud to offer its employees a dynamic and supportive work environment, excellent training, leadership, and the chance to develop professionally and personally within a hardworking team of the most dedicated, competent, active and fun people you will find anywhere.

Surf Instructor Position

Looking for someone who enjoys teaching the sport of surfing; is patient, enthusiastic and a team player; and would love to enrich our client’s experience. Must have previous surf instruction experience and current CPR or EMS/EMT certification. Our seasons are November thru August.

How to Apply
If you meet the qualifications listed above, please send us a resume that includes the following:

  • Surf instruction experience
  • Surfing experience
  • Related work experience
  • Education
  • Months that you are available
  • 3 professional references

Email: [email protected]

We will contact you if we have a job opening. No phone calls, please.





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