Biddeford Pool Yacht Club
15 Yates Street
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The Sailing Program Director is responsible for the design, operation and teaching of the BPYC Junior Sailing Program in accordance with the policies and directions of the Junior Sailing Committee. The program includes classes at several different skill levels and periodic inter-clubs, regattas and special events. The other major responsibilities of the Program Director are to manage the administrative aspects of the BPYC JSP and ensure safety for all participants therein.
The Program Director reports to the Junior Sailing Committee Chair for sailing program related business and to the Club Manager for the daily coordination of Yacht Club operational issues and to insure the smooth functioning of the Club. He/she supervises instructors/junior instructors and works with them to coordinate all aspects of the Junior Racing Program.
Competitive salaries based on experience.
Housing included! Biddeford Pool is a beautiful coastal area in southern Maine and is a short distance from Kennebunk Port, Old Orchard Beach, and Portland.
For more information, please contact the Junior Sailing Committee Chair, Olivia Hennedy. Olivia.firstname.lastname@example.org
A candidate must have a thorough knowledge of small boat sailing, especially seamanship and sportsmanship. He or she must be a minimum of 18 years old, with experience and interest in working with children in a safe and caring environment to develop a lifelong interest in sailing. An applicant must be a self-starter as this is a flexible program and instructor input is absolutely essential.
- a love of sailing
- upbeat energy
- highly organized/have the ability to plan lessons
- be creative!
- enjoys working in a team environment
- previous experience managing a team of 2-3 people
US Sailing Certification (Level 1), at least 2 years teaching experience, and current CPR & First Aid Certificates are required. US Limited Master's License preferred but not required.
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