Summer 2020 Race Coaches

Rochester Yacht Club
5555 St Paul Blvd 5555 St Paul Blvd
Rochester, NY 14617
United States

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Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description
• Work as a team with 8-10 other sailing instructors
• Report directly to the Junior Sailing Director, Work closely with the fleet maintenance supervisor.
• Construct creative lesson plans on a daily basis for your class
• Prepare lessons and on-land activities when sailing is not possible
• Ensure that Junior Sailors are safe, entertained, and learning both on and off the water
• Evaluate Junior Sailors progress on a weekly basis
• Facilitate regatta logistics and transportation with the, Junior Sailing Director and Waterfront Team
• Coach the Junior Race Team in Lasers and 420s (Looking for a Opti Coach as well)

Job Requirements
• US Sailing Small Boat Instructor Level 1 or higher
• Current First Aid and CPR certifications
• Safesport certification
• High School or College Sailing coaching experience
• Experience with sailing dinghies such as Optis, Lasers, and 420s
• Excellent communication and teaching skills
• A passion for sailing education and working with kids
• Experience with the racing rules and racing on variety of sailboats
• Keelboat sailing experience is a plus
• Availability from late June to late August
• Available to work Mon - Fri, generally between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm
• First-year instructors intending to complete US Sailing Level 1 and Safe Powerboat Handling certification prior to June 2020 will be considered.
-Passionate about the sport of sailing
Employer Contact Information
Rochester Yacht Club
Liam Faudree

United States

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