Captain/Skipper W/ Sailing Experience For Caribbean Summer Camp

SeaTrek BVI
Road Town
Virgin Islands, British

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description
SeaTrek BVI is seeking to fill the position of Captain/Skipper for the summer of 2020. Staff lives and sail with jr high, high school, and college-age participants aboard 44’ to 48’ catamarans in the British Virgin Islands. They are responsible for overseeing and encouraging students to participate in all aspects of the program, including sailing, scuba, marine science, life aboard ship, and shore-based activities. Candidates need to be energetic and motivated Instructors with experience working with teens. This position is rigorous but very rewarding and requires a strong dedication to the students and the goals of the program. Captains are responsible for the safety of crew/students, basic boat maintenance, teaching sailing/boat handling, facilitation of group dynamics on board his or her boat, and planning of activities that challenge the students.June 7 to July 29 or Aug 21
Job Requirements
-Experience working with teenagers in an educational camp setting, with special consideration given to residential (sleep-away) experience
-Outstanding references (will be checked)
-First Aid and CPR certifications
-Excellent leadership and mentoring skills
-Positive and enthusiastic attitude
-Team oriented
-Strong work ethic
-A love of marine science, sailing, the sea, and working with teenagers
-Applicants must be 18+
Employer Contact Information
View Count 187