Programme Coordinator / Senior Sailing Instructor

Endeavour Community Sailing
5 Freeport Drive

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Police record check.
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
Endeavour Community Sailing, a registered charity in Bermuda, invites applications for the full-time position of Programme Coordinator. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated and enthusiastic professional with a positive attitude and a passion for teaching youth sailing and experiential education. The Programme Coordinator will be responsible for classroom instruction and on-water coaching for youth sailors of all skill levels and abilities as well as coordinate and execute fleet maintenance.

Endeavour’s fleet includes Hobie Waves, O’Pen Bics, RS Fevas, Optimists, Blo’karts and safety boats.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Working collaboratively with the Endeavour team to facilitate classroom instruction and on-water sailing lessons ensuring a fun, quality learning experience for all skill levels and abilities
• Implement safety precautions to ensure the safety and wellbeing of participants and staff is prioritized at all times
• Assist with the provision of reporting for all programmes including outcomes on a regular basis
• Communicate positively and effectively with staff, participants, teachers and parents
• Ensure responsible operation and care for all assets and facilities ensuring a high standard of maintenance and report issues promptly
• Ensure the equipment, classroom, facility, docks, boats, and grounds are kept in good order, clean, organised and secure at all times
Job Requirements
Essential Qualifications & Experience:
• Minimum of 2 years’ coaching experience in a youth setting, experiential education an asset
• Demonstrable experience and knowledge of maintenance for powerboats and sailboats
• RYA or US Sailing Senior Instructor
• RYA or US Sailing Marine First Aid
• RYA VHF SRC Radio Certificate
• RYA Safe & Fun Safeguarding or US Sailing SafeSport Certification
• Team player with effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Proficient in MS Office Suite, internet navigation, and social media platforms
• Availability to work evenings and weekends as necessary
• Physical stamina to successfully fulfill the requirements of the role
Employer Contact Information

Endeavour Community Sailing

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Endeavour Community Sailing is a non-profit organisation that builds self-confidence, teamwork and life skills by engaging youth from diverse backgrounds across Bermuda in hands-on experiential learning through sailing.

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