Keelboat Instructor / Coach
International Sailing Academy
Calle del Mar local 31a International Sailing Academy
La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, NAY
Application Closing Date
Security Clearance Required
From $10,000 To $25,000
The International Sailing Academy’s keelboat program is seeking an instructor and boat captain for the upcoming winter season (November – May). The position includes teaching basic and advanced keelboat sailing, captaining pleasure cruises and performing maintenance and upkeep on ISA’s Colgate 26.
The ideal candidate will have a strong background in sailing instruction with an extensive focus on safety, a fun and patient personality, knowledge of small keelboat maintenance and fluency in English & Spanish languages.
Term: November 1 - May 1
Instruct and captain all lessons, camps and charters, including prep and end of day clean/secure
Work with the ISA team to launch and put away the boat at the beginning and end of season
Manage checkout and return of clients on bareboat charters
Keep the boat in “client ready to sail” condition at all times
Manage maintenance and cleaning schedule for keelboat, handle all appropriate boat projects
Liaise with yard workers, boat repair people, suppliers etc. to coordinate repairs
Understand ISA Learn to Sail curriculum completely and thoroughly
Work our Sunday Market booth in La Cruz to generate bookings
Actively market the Keelboat program with help from ISA
Produce video and still image sailing content for use in promotional/educational material
Perks: Unlimited sailing in one of the best venues in the world on your free time on a Laser or 26’ Colgate keelboat.
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