420 Race Coach

Quissett Yacht Club
Quissett Yacht Club 71 Quissett Harbor Road
Falmouth, MA 02540
United States

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description
Quissett Yacht Club is NOW accepting applications for a 420 Race Coach for the 2019 Summer Season!

We have a talented team in need of a skilled 420 race coach. QYC is located in Quissett Harbor on the Eastern side of Buzzards Bay, convenient to racing around the Cape and Islands, Southern MA and the Newport area. The term of the employment will be 8 weeks of instruction, from approximately the last week in June through the third week of August, and will include approximately a week of additional program setup and fleet breakdown time before and after the program period.

The 420 Race Team generally participates in the SMSA Grand Prix events—in 2019 this will be the Edgartown Regatta, Falmouth Regatta, Scituate Jr. Regatta and Beverly Jr. Regatta—and potentially one or two other area regattas. The Jr. Race Team generally participates in two regattas—the Vineyard Haven Jr. Regatta and Wild Harbor Invitational.
Job Requirements
An ideal candidate will be:
• Passionate about sailing, teaching and working with enthusiastic junior racers
• Able to provide insightful and constructive feedback and instruction, promoting learning and love of sailing to all levels of students
• A positive role model with excellent leadership skills, capable of communicating and collaborating with students, parents and fellow instructors in a professional way
• Committed to teaching sportsmanship and Corinthian sailing
• Responsible, reliable and self-motivated
Employer Contact Information
Quissett Yacht Club
Jonathan Burt

United States

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