Pleon Yacht Club
42 Foster Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
Pleon Yacht Club, located in Marblehead, Massachusetts, is looking for an experienced 420 race coach, laser race coach, and Opti Race coach for the summer 2019 season. The Race Coaches will work with their respective Racing Team, made up of approximately 10-18 sailors committed to high-level training and racing in regional and national regattas. The Race Coaches will be responsible for running practices during the week and traveling to regattas to coach the team; some logistical support will be required. When available and on-site, the Race Coaches will assist in other classes ongoing at Pleon.
Pleon is looking for someone with a strong dinghy racing background and demonstrated coaching success at the junior sailing or high school level. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact well with sailors, coaches, and parents. Pleon promotes core values of independence and responsibility and empowers our race coaches & instructors to be strong role models and effective teachers. US Sailing Level 1 Certification (at minimum) is required.
The period of employment will be June 12, 2019 to August 18, 2019. Pleon offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience. Housing is available if needed.
Please contact Kelly Leibowitz (email@example.com) or Matt Hooks (firstname.lastname@example.org) with a resume if you are interested.
Pleon is the nation’s oldest junior yacht club and its entire membership base consists of sailors under the age of 21. Pleon help strives to educate young people and to foster independence through the sport of sailing. During the day, parents are not allowed to be at Pleon which allows enables and encourages our sailors to take full responsibility for their sailing and their club! The Commodore, who was elected by his Pleon peers, is a senior in High School and the club relies on him to help create the unique experience that is Pleon Yacht Club.
Pleon is located in Marblehead, Massachusetts a historic New England town on Boston’s North Shore. Marblehead is home to multiple yacht clubs and a vibrant, accessible sailing & racing community.
Please learn more about Pleon at www.pleon.org.
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