2023 Summer Racing Coaches (Opti and ILCA)

Pequot Yacht Club
669 Harbor Road
Southport , CT 06890
United States

Industry
Coaching
Job Start Date
6/19/2023
Job End Date
8/18/2023
Application Closing Date
2/28/2023
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Housing Provided
Yes
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

Pequot Yacht Club is seeking advanced racing coaches for our Opti and ILCA (Laser) racing programs. The candidate should have experience competing and coaching at the highest levels of junior and college sailing. Coaches will be responsible for teaching the finer points of boat set up, rigging, boat handling, racing tactics and the racing rules of sailing. Additional instruction in team racing and match racing is also required. Racing coaches will need to be flexible in supporting the full breadth of sailing instruction at Pequot Yacht Club, from beginner and intermediate to advanced.

Pequot Yacht Club is located in Southport Connecticut. Pequot has a long history of providing first class sailing and racing instruction to sailors ages 8-18, and counts many world class sailors as part of its roster of alums. Our program runs for 8 weeks, and offers sailing instruction in Optis, Fevas, ILCA (Laser) and Club 420. Additional instruction is offered in Big Boats and Small Keelboats.


 
Job Requirements
Candidates should have experience racing and coaching at the highest levels of junior and college sailing. US Sailing Level 1, Safe Boating Certificates and First Aid / CPR Required before commencement of employment.

Please send cover letters and resumes to teampequot@gmail.com. attention David Smith Junior Sailing Chair
Employer
David Smith
669 Harbor Road
Southport CT 06890
United States
Pequot Yacht Club David  Smith
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