Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination and booster by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Experience teaching sailing and powerboating
Experience mentoring staff
Ability to work effectively and enthusiastically with diverse audiences in a variety of learning environments
Must have a passion for teaching sailing, powerboating, and working with children and youth
Must have a positive, enthusiastic and flexible attitude.
Must possess strong problem solving skills and an ability to adapt to changing program needs depending on weather, number of students, number of boats, etc.
Ability to organize, multitask, prioritize and work under pressure
Must be a team player
Experience in youth development/youth services with proven ability to engage and motivate youth of varied backgrounds
Strong leadership and mentoring skills
Ability to engage students in a dynamic and energetic manner
Familiarity with the basics of boat repair and maintenance
Excellent customer service and communication skills
US Sailing Level 1 preferred but not required