420 and Optimist Sailing Instructors

Tiverton Yacht Club
58 Riverside Dr. PO Box 54
Tiverton, RI 02878
United States

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes background check
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description
The Tiverton Yacht Club (TYC) is hiring Sailing Instructors for the 2021season.  The Tiverton Yacht Club, is in Tiverton Rhode Island, located between Newport and Providence RI and provides convenient access to racing from Narragansett Bay to Cape Cod.
TYC operates one of the highest quality junior sailing programs on Narragansett Bay. TYC is located at a wonderful sailing location, with access to the Sakonnet River to the South, Mount Hope Bay to the North and a perfect sailing cove (Blue Bell Cove) to the West. The Cove is an ideal location for children to learn sailing in a safe and fun environment.
For the position of 420 and Optimist Instructor, we are seeking an experienced and enthusiastic college and high school aged sailors. One design racing experience is required. Our team provides instruction for students ages 6-17 in Club 420s and Optimist sailboats as well as Open Bic Skiffs, Club Optimists and Lasers. Instructors are charged with significant responsibility.
Benefits of being part of the TYC Team:
• Our comprehensive curriculum provides you with lessons, drills and activities that have been developed and tested with success. Your input and experience is invaluable when planning and implementing new lessons.
• More of your time can then be focused on the development of your sailors and fostering teamwork!
• Competitive pay—commensurate with experience.
• Close proximity to Newport and the ability to participate in its active racing scene.
To apply send resume and cover letter to youthsailingtyc@gmail.com
Job Requirements
• Exceptional knowledge of sailboat racing skills.
• 1-3yrs yr of sailing instruction experience.
• Exceptional organizational and communication skills.
• Motivational, energetic and outgoing personality.
• Ability to build teams and successfully interact with people from multiple generations.
• US Sailing Level 1 or 2 certification.
• Current CPR training.
• RI Boating License or equivalent.
• Valid Driver license and transportation.
Meredith Collins
58 Riverside Dr. PO Box 54
Tiverton RI 02878
United States

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