Sailing Director, Black Rock Yacht Club

Black Rock YC
80 Grovers Avenue
Black Rock, CT 06605
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Work Schedule
Summer Only

Job Description
Administer and maintain 5 Ideal 18 sailboats for adult sailing lessons and casual racing. Can work from May to September flexible.

Supervise @10 summer junior sailing coaches and administer the junior sailing program of about 60 Optimists, and a small amount of 420s, Feva XLs and Lasers. For 9 weeks in mid-summer.
Job Requirements
This is a summer 2020 position. An ideal candidate could be a teacher accustomed to working with children and with summers free. Must have a strong one-design racing background. Experience in the Optimist and 420 classes and college sailing experience is preferred. Must be extroverted and possess leadership and management skills.

Foreign applicants are also encouraged and we can help with Visas and housing.

Pay is very competitive and is based on experience.

Employer Contact Information
Black Rock YC
Dan Lent
80 Grovers Avenue
Black Rock CT 06605
United States
We are seeking instructors/coaches for the summer of 2015.

Black Rock YC participates in the Junior Sailing Association of Long Island Sound (JSA) and has an 8 week summer sailing program. We have about 40 optimists sailors at all levels and some Laser and 420 sailors. The club also offers tennis and swimming and we are growing our programs. We emphasize having fun and good sportsmanship above all.

We have a few long-time instructors/coaches leaving for the office/working world. We seek instructors/coaches at all levels. We currently employ an Optimist world champion from Europe and we provide housing to qualified candidates.

College and high school sailing experience is a major plus.

Please send your sailing resumes to Dan Lent at Thanks!

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