Beginning Sailing Instructors

East Greenwich, RI 02818
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Experience Required
From $3,000 To $5,500
Per Year    
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description
The Greenwich Bay Sailing Association is seeking to hire Beginning Sailing Instructors. Opening are available in our Beginner Class, taught in Hunter 140s and J22s, as well as our Opti Beginner Class, which is a stepping stone to Opti Green Fleet.

We are a non-profit sailing center connected with the East Greenwich Yacht Club. We are located in central Narragansett Bay and compete in NBYA.

The program length is 8 weeks and there is a setup week before the program and another 2-3 days at the end to break everything down. Staff hours are 830-430. Compensation is salary/experience based, but there are lots of opportunities to earn extra, through private lessons and other avenues.

Our club has a wonderful community and culture -- our families are supportive and collaborative and often volunteer to help out the program. Parents are a help, not a hindrance, at our club. GBSA is a stand out club on the bay for its sense of friendliness, sportsmanship, and competition.

Out of state candidates may qualify to receive a housing stipend and the Program Director can assist in finding housing. Unfortunately, we regret we cannot support international candidates at this time.
Job Requirements
Candidates must:
-- Have experience working with younger children (age 7 - 13). Must be high energy and kind!
-- Be at least Level 1 US Sailing certified
-- Be able to balance competition and fun
-- Be able to keep students safe of the water
-- Have a motor boat license (RI or other state)
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