Race Team Director, Lake Minnetonka Sailing School

Lake Minnetonka Sailing School
19802 Minnetonka Blvd
Deephaven, MN 55331
United States

Sailing Management
Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $40,000 To $55,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description
The Lake Minnetonka Sailing School (LMSS) is seeking a full-time Race Team Director. This position will report to the Executive Director and they will collaboratively lead the Sailing School, events, programs, race teams and regattas.

The Race Team Director will be involved in all aspects of the sailing school and will have a spirit of continuous improvement and growth. This will include classroom curriculum, coaching high school sailing teams, and setting the groundwork for a year-round race team.

The Director Responsibilities:
• Design, implement and grow all sailing programs
• Increase overall quality and skill level for all coaches and instructors
• Provide oversight and development of sailing curriculum
• Junior Race Team and High School Race Team Head Coach
o Travel to regattas as a coach
o Assist Executive Director with hiring Race Team staff members, clinic coaches,
and communication to athletes and parents
• Support LMSS staff to meet current safety standards
• Assist in overall fleet maintenance
Job Requirements
Candidate characteristics:
• Exceptional leadership and coaching skills, with the proven ability to foster a sense of
unity, trust, support, and collaboration among multiple stakeholders. Strong
communication, organizational, mentoring, team-building, and interpersonal skills.
• Personal qualities that include mature decision making, humility, flexibility, integrity, and
a genuine love for sailing.
• Minimum US SAILING Level 1 certification, Level 2 or 3 preferred.

Competitive wages and benefits included
Employer Contact Information
Lake Minnetonka Sailing School
Jessica Haverstock
19802 Minnetonka Blvd
Deephaven MN 55331
United States

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