Adult Sailing Instructor

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

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Experience Required
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Employment Type
Part Time
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

RYC Adult Sailing Instructor

As a Rochester Yacht Club employee, you become part of a very special institution and tradition. Over 135 years ago the Club's first members founded the Rochester Yacht Club as an organization dedicated to preserving the traditions of yachting. Since then, RYC has built a reputation as one of the finest yacht clubs in the country.

We believe that the employees who labored for the club over the years were also special people. They took pride in their work and the traditions of the club and, thereby, helped build RYC's reputation for excellence. We hope you experience the challenge, enjoyment, and rewards that are associated with carrying on an important tradition.


  • Work as a team with other sailing instructors
  • Ensure that sailors are safe, entertained, and learning
  • Report directly to the Waterfront Director, Work closely with the fleet maintenance supervisor.
  • Teach intro to sailing classes to adult students

Job Requirements
• US Sailing Basic Keelboat Instructor certified preferred. We plan on hosting a course for certification at RYC in May.
• Current First Aid and CPR certifications
• Safesport certification
• Experience with sailing Sonar 23 and Ideal 18s and keelboats
• Excellent communication and teaching skills
• A passion for sailing education
• Experience with the racing rules and racing on variety of sailboats
• Availability from May to September
• Available to work evenings and weekends
• Passionate about the sport of sailing.
Holly Huston
5555 St Paul Blvd
Rochester NY 14617
United States
Rochester Yacht Club Holly Huston

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