As a Sailing Instructor with OCSC, you will teach the US Sailing Curriculum for all classes you are qualified to teach, including Basic Keelboat, Basic Cruising, and Bareboat Cruising classes and additional specialty courses for non-certification. Our Instructors are what make OCSC a special place to sail, so great care is taken in finding candidates that match with our values, teaching objectives and expectations of professionalism.
We have multiple positions available, including part time options. The more availability you can give, the more benefits you are eligible for, including: boat use, discounts with club partners and even leading tropical flotillas for the right candidates.
-Preference is given to sailors holding USCG 6 pack or Master licenses, US Sailing Certified Instructors and extensive experience in all areas of SF Bay.
-Faithfully implement the OCSC instructor syllabus for each course he or she teaches.
-Present in behavior, grooming, dress and demeanor a professional image as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
-Complete all educational logs and student progress paperwork, as well as time cards, punctually, accurately and completely.
-Be free of any illegal drugs at all times, and be enrolled in OCSC’s random drug testing program as required by the Department of Transportation.
-Maintain a patient, supportive, empathetic demeanor with students, other boaters, co-workers and colleagues while working for OCSC.
-Be empathetic toward students while teaching, empathetic toward colleagues while working alongside them and patient with supervisors. Expect and ask for empathy in return.
-At all times, use judgment and foresight to make decisions concerning safety, response to elements, emergencies on board or near by.
Employer Contact Information
1 Spinnaker Way
OCSC is a sailing school and charter facility located in Berkeley, California on beautiful San Francisco Bay. We teach US Sailing courses all year long and are known around the country and the world as the Most Exciting Sailing in North America. Come join the fun!