Intermediate Sailing & One Design Racing Instructors

Tiverton Yacht Club
58 Riverside Dr. PO Box 54
Tiverton, RI 02878
United States

Industry
Instructor
Job Start Date
6/10/2019
Job End Date
8/16/2019
Application Closing Date
3/31/2019
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
Yes Background check required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description
We are seeking experienced and enthusiastic sailors to join our team and teach in our program and coach at regattas in the New England area. One design racing experience is required. We are also seeking beginner and recreational sailing instructors. We provide Seamanship, Beginner, Intermediate, Racing and Adventure Sailing programs for sailors age 5-18.
The Tiverton Yacht Club, TYC, operates a high quality junior sailing program on Narragansett Bay. TYC is located at a wonderful sailing location, with access to the Sakonnet River to the South, Mount Hope Bay to the North and a perfect sailing cove (Blue Bell Cove) to the West. The Cove is an ideal location for children to learn sailing in a safe and fun environment. TYC is located between Newport and Providence RI and provides convenient access to racing from Narragansett Bay to Cape Cod. We encourage a fun appreciation for sailing, respect for the water and care for boats and equipment. We provide Seamanship, Beginner, Intermediate, Racing and Adventure Sailing programs for sailors age 5-18. Our fleet consists of Club 420 sailing dinghies, Optimist dinghies; Hunter 140’s, Harpoon 4.6’s, Open Bic dinghies and our Flying Scot. To apply send resume and letter to: jobs@tivertonyachtclub.org
Job Requirements
Qualifications:
• Exceptional knowledge of sailboat racing skills.
• 2+ yrs. of sailing instruction experience.
• Exceptional organizational and communication skills.
• Motivational, energetic and outgoing personality.
• Ability to build teams and successfully interact with people from multiple generations.
• US Sailing Level 1 certification.
• Current CPR training.
• RI Boating License or equivalent.
• Valid Driver license and transportation.
Employer Contact Information
Tiverton Yacht Club
Meredith Collins
58 Riverside Dr. PO Box 54
Tiverton RI 02878
United States
TYC operates a high quality junior sailing program on Narragansett Bay. Our mission is to develop sailors with the skills of Seamanship, Sportsmanship and Safety. TYC is located at a wonderful sailing location, with access to the Sakonnet River to the South, Mount Hope Bay to the North and a perfect sailing cove (Blue Bill Cove) to the West. The Cove is an ideal location for children to learn sailing in a safe and fun environment. TYC is located between Newport and Providence RI and provides convenient access to racing from Narragansett Bay to Cape Cod.

We provide Seamanship, Beginner, Intermediate, Racing and Adventure Sailing programs for sailors age 5-18. Our fleet consists of Club 420 sailing dinghies, Optimist dinghies, Hunter 140’s, Harpoon 4.6’s, Open Bic dinghies and our Flying Scot.

We encourage a fun appreciation for sailing, respect for the water and care for boats and equipment. Our instructors are certified by the United States Sailing Association and have first aid training.

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