Optimist Racing Coach

Brant Beach Yacht Club
6106 Bayview Avenue
Brant Beach, NJ 08008
United States

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Degree Required
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Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description
We are excited to announce that the Brant Beach Yacht Club (BBYC) will be hiring a Optimist Racing Coach to develop, expand and sustain its Opti Race team now and in the future.

BBYC is located on beautiful Long Beach Island, New Jersey – Exit 63 on the Garden State Parkway. A vacation destination that has a great family orientation, as well as a great spot for the younger generations. Plenty of attractions, some of the best beaches in the world, and 18 Miles of barrier island that offers great thermal sea breezes for our sailing program. BBYC is also a mecca for Dingy Sailors from around the United States. Each year we run at least one major regatta for any number of the dinghy classes. Here is what we have hosted recently:

2012: Optimist Team Trials, Laser Nationals, Club 420, Radial Mid Atlantics
2013: Sunfish Youth Worlds, Sunfish North Americans
2014: Club 420 North Americans, Optimist NJ States, Optimist ACC’s
2015: Laser North Americans will be held for Full, Radial and 4.7
2016: Sunfish Mid-Atlantics, C420 Mid Atlantics, Optimist NJ States
2017: Optimist Team Trials, Sunfish Worlds
2018: Club 420 Nationals / Laser Masters Nationals
2019: Laser North Americans, Optimist ACC’s, Mariner Nationals

Responsibilities include:
· Overall Optimist Race Program Development
· Ensuring that safety procedures and protocols are carried out
· Other responsibilities as directed by the Sailing Director
Job Requirements
· Enthusiastic, organized and team-oriented
· Experience with and loves working with children
· Previous Sailing Coaching Experience
· Racing Experience
· Minimum of US Level 1 certified
· CPR/First Aid Certified
· NJ Safety Boat License

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience. Bonus incentives will be presented to candidates.

TO APPLY - please email a cover letter and resume to opportunities@bbyc.net
Employer Contact Information
Brant Beach Yacht Club
Antoine Avignon
6106 Bayview Avenue
Brant Beach NJ 08008
United States
Brant Beach Yacht Club Antoine Avignon
Brant Beach Yacht Club (BBYC) is located on beautiful Long Beach Island (LBI), New Jersey – a vacation destination for all ages and is located at Exit 63 on the Garden State Parkway. LBI offers many vacation attractions, outstanding restaurants and nightclubs, some of the best beaches in the world and 18 Miles of a barrier island that brings great thermal sea breezes for water sports. BBYC has a comprehensive Junior Program including sailing, surfing, tennis, swimming, arts and crafts camp, and more. For our adults, we have a full schedule of social events in the summer, a “B by the Sea” grill/restaurant, as well as many water sports, sailing, tennis and pickleball activities. Please consider joining us at a great place to work at the Brant Beach Yacht Club.

Additional information about the club can be found on its website: www.bbyc.net

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