Lewes, DE 19971
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Team Breakwater, based in Lewes, DE, is seeking an Optimist Coach for private coaching during the 2020 summer season. The right coach will be working with one (1) age 8 Opti Green Fleet sailor, maybe two (2) sailors. The coaching schedule is flexible, and we are willing to consider weekends, one or two days a week a few hours per day, or as schedules may permit. Housing may be available in the Lewes / Rehoboth area for active coaching days and as needed. Team Breakwater has a RIBCRAFT 4.8 for the coaches use, as well as other coaching tools including marks, whiteboard, and a GoPro for video teaching. Our objective is participation in one Green Fleet Regatta before the end of the 2020 season. It is important that the right coach make this project as much fun as possible for both the coach and the sailor!
The right coach will have experience coaching and teaching Optimist sailors in this age group, Opti racing experience, and experience participating in Opti Green Fleet Regattas. College and HS Sailing is a plus. The right coaching candidate should be able to pass a basic background check and be able to work with children in this age category. Compensation is negotiable (hourly) based upon experience and a bonus is also offered. Some expenses may be covered by Team Breakwater including travel, housing, coaching supplies if needed.
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159 Columbia Avenue