2019 Head Instructor - Charleston, SC

Carolina Yacht Club
50 East Bay Street
Charleston, SC 29401
United States

Industry
Instructor
Job Start Date
5/15/2019
Job End Date
8/15/2019
Application Closing Date
2/15/2019
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
Carolina Yacht Club of Charleston, SC is hiring an experienced Head Instructor for the 2019 Summer Sailing season. An active on the water management role, this position is a unique opportunity for the qualified candidate to spend the summer on the harbor with the strongest program in town.

This position manages our thriving Summer Sailing program from June to August and leads a staff of 10-12 instructors and coaches. Our program caters to both new sailors and experienced racers with a variety of classes offered throughout the summer. Classes are taught in Optis [2018], Open Bics [2015], C420s [2018], Lasers, and J/22s.

This is a full-time, May-August position with flexible start/end dates. Pay is competitive and a housing stipend is provided. Applicants should have extensive sailing and coaching experience, be passionate about the sport of sailing, and have a strong work ethic. The Head Instructor reports to the Sailing Director and will be responsible for managing & scheduling staff, developing lessons plans for programming, and overseeing the Jr. Race Team. Safety is paramount and the Head Instructor will be relied on to ensure all programming follows proper safety methods.

With an active local sailing scene, Charleston is the perfect place to expand personal racing experience while developing valuable contacts in the sailing industry.

Qualified candidates should email their professional and sailing resumes to:
Sailing Director, Kate O'Donnell
sailingdirector@carolinayachtclub.com
Job Requirements
US Sailing Small Boat Instructor Level 1 or higher
Current CPR & First Aid


Employer Contact Information
Carolina Yacht Club
Kate O'Donnell
50 East Bay Street
Charleston SC 29401
United States
Carolina Yacht Club Kate O'Donnell

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