Summer Camp Administrator

Geneva Lake Sailing School
1250 S Lakeshore Dr Fontana
Fontana, WI 53125
United States

Sailing Management
Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description
The Summer Camp Administrator (“SCA”) will be responsible for supervision of the sailing staff and will be expected to act as a role model and mentor for Sailing Instructors and Sailors. He or She will be actively involved in developing and adhering to summer lesson plans for each of the GLSS’s non-racing programs while maintaining a positive and safe learning environment. Summer Camp Administrator will oversee morning and afternoon class sessions, promote self-reliance, sportsmanship, teamwork and environmental awareness. SCA will ensure students’ safety and success while adhering to the Code of Conduct both on and off the water with the objective to instill a long-term love of sailing in our students. Summer Camp Administrator will report to the GLSS Executive Director.
Responsibilities include:
• Supervision of the sailing instructors and performing daily administrative duties
• Ensuring a safe, organized and educational learning experience for all participants
• Communicating with youth sailors’ parents and/or legal guardians to ensure proper information flow
• Clearly communicating with instructors and sailors
• Coordinating adult sailing classes and charters with the keel boat instructor
• Creating a weekly newsletter to be distributed to participating families as a means of encouraging clear communication while promoting engagement and retention
• Managing end of session boat parades, camp giveaways, certificates and progress reports
• Upkeeping of boats, equipment, and facilities
• Other responsibilities considered necessary to running a good sailing school
Job Requirements
• Proficient sailing skills, experience teaching kids in sailing programs and at least one year of a related supervisory experience
• First Aid and CPR/AED certification
• US Sailing Small Boat Level 1
A qualified candidate must be
• A self-starter who will expand and improve the current curriculum and work processes
• Motivated, enthusiastic, and comfortable working with adults and children
• Organized, with good communication and leadership skills
• Physically able to lift and move small sailboats and other equipment
• Licensed to drive a motor vehicle

Work Schedule
• Monday – Friday 8-4 with additional evening hours required for class planning, equipment maintenance, and administrative duties

Salary will be commensurate with your experience and qualifications. Provided housing is an option.

Employer Contact Information
Geneva Lake Sailing School
Marek Valasek
1250 S Lakeshore Dr Fontana
Fontana WI 53125
United States

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