Coaches wanted at New Bedford Yacht Club!

New Bedford YC Sailing School
208 Elm Street
South Dartmouth, MA 02748-0301
United States

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description

 Coach sailing where the wind is! New Bedford Yacht Club Foundation's Sailing School seeks TWO coaches to lead our Optimist Racing and 420 Racing teams. Are you a good sailor and teacher, excellent motivator, hard working team member and fun person to be around? Join our top-notch staff at our excellent facility, NBYC is a sailing focused club with active PHRF and One Design racing on Buzzard's Bay in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. The Sailing School’s primary focus is cultivating a love of the water for kids of all ages and levels. Fun is a big factor. Boats in the program include Optis/420/Laser/Sonar/Windsurfers/SUP’s/Kayaks and our most recent addition for the foiling minded- UFO’s for use on “Foiling Fridays”… From June 8 to August 21.  Daily weekday practice, some evenings, some travel to regattas. 


EMPLOYER New Bedford YC is located in Padanaram Village, South Dartmouth, MA and is known as the host of the Buzzard's Bay Regatta, New Bedford Junior Regatta (NBJR) and is a leader in junior sailing for the Southern Massachusetts Sailing Association. NBYC is centrally/conveniently located within an hour of Newport, Providence, Boston and Cape Cod with easy Ferry/flights available to Marthas Vineyard and Nantucket .
Job Requirements
The ideal candidate is an excellent role model and motivator who can design and execute fun, effective practice plans, setting goals for both new and veteran race team members. Collaborate with director and committee to help design an appropriate regatta schedule for the summer. Coach/Instructor Certification preferred. A competitive salary commensurate with experience.
Applicants may submit a letter of interest and a resume to Manager Jack Baglini ( and Sailing School Director Amy Gross-Kehoe (
Amy Gross-Kehoe

South Dartmouth MA 02748
United States
New Bedford Yacht Club Amy Gross-Kehoe

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