Paid Work as Divemaster or Instructor

On graduating as a PADI Divemaster or Instructor, you can put your new rating to use, seeking employment in the dive industry.

There are no guarantees as obviously it depends on you. But Koh Tao is a popular dive destination, so opportunities come up across the island on a very regular basis. And we like to keep out best gruaduates busy here at Simple Life!

Once in a position to accept paid work there are a couple of bits of paperwork to sort out. These are tied to your employer and are usually sorted out by their lawyer / accountant – it’s straightforward.

Or if you are keen to see more of the world, your DM or Instructor rating is a great way to travel and work in some amazing destinations.

A powerful tool you’ll have at your disposal is the Pro section of the PADI website, which features international job postings across the globe.

Scuba Diving Internships

Past Crew

Christopher

Christopher, Lebanon

‘Did our open water course with John and it was a breeze, highly recommend’

Christine

Christine, USA

‘I have the diving bug !! We were so lucky to have both of these experts teach our group’

Kelly

Kelly, England

‘Jo was our instructor & was absolutely brilliant! We loved our time with simple life’

Alexandra

Alexandra, Ireland

‘Myself and my partner absolutely love this experience, it such a great way to end our holidays traveling through Asia!’

Thailand Dive Internship News

January PADI IDC in Koh Tao

Koh Tao IDC preparing for the PADI IE

Posted in Diving Internships

We’re now deep into the Koh Tao January PADI IDC (PADI Instructor Development Course) and candidates Zak, Petr, Sig and […]

February Koh Tao PADI IDC (instructor course)

January Koh Tao PADI IDC (Instructor Course)

Posted in Diving Internships

Our January PADI IDC (Instructor Development Course) is underway here on Koh Tao, Thailand. Here at Simple Life Divers we’ve […]

PADI dive instructor internship

Congratulations to Jenn & Zena | PADI Instructors

Posted in Diving Internships

So the December IDC and IE have finished here on Koh Tao, and we’re pleased to announce two new instructors! […]

Christmas meeting for Divemasters and Instructors at Simple Life Divers

Staff Meeting, New PADI Instructors & Divemasters

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Image: End of year staff meeting at Simple Life Divers Lots going on here at Simple Life Divers! With a […]