East Greenwich High School is searching for an assistant sailing coach. The ideal candidate will have a background in dinghy racing, preferably 420’s as well as team racing experience. The primary responsibility of the assistant coach will be to work with students to improve boat speed, boat handling, tactics and strategy. All administrative duties will be handled by the Head coach - allowing the asst coach to focus on helping our sailors improve their skills / regatta results.
The assistant coach must be US Sailing Level 1 certified as well as maintain Red Cross CPR/First Aid certification and be competent in the safe operation of a coach boat. Our season runs March through May. While the exact schedule of regattas / practices has yet to be determined, they generally run in the afternoons Monday through Friday 2:30-6:00pm. We sail out of the GBSA facility at East Greenwich Yacht Club (East Greenwich, RI). The assistant coach will report to the Head Coach.