Director of Sailing

Duxbury Yacht Club
23 Mattakeeset Court
Duxbury, MA 02332
United States

Industry
Sailing Management
Job Start Date
6/15/2021
Job End Date
9/7/2021
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Housing Provided
No
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description
Duxbury Yacht Club is seeking to hire a Director of Sailing for the summer of 2021.
 
The Director of Sailing at the DYC participates in developing and overseeing quality Junior and Adult programs intended to teach sailing in a fun, safe and nurturing environment which both follows US Sailing guidelines in a creative and thoughtful way and works within the unique Duxbury Yacht Club environment.

 

The Director of Sailing includes a 13-week full time position from June 15 through September 7, as well as off-season deliverables including staff hiring, program development, fleet management and scheduling as needed over the year to execute and oversee our 9 week Jr sailing program, adult learn-to-sail program. Duxbury Yacht Club serves 50+ kids ages 8-16 who learn and compete in Optimists and 420s, as well as the adult membership. In addition to managing the junior program activities, a primary goal of the position is to increase member engagement with Duxbury’s unique waterfront environment through a fun and effective curriculum.
 

Responsibilities Include:

· Hire, direct and supervise staff
· Directly communicate with parents and junior sailors
· Directly communicate with Sailing Chair/Jr Sailing Chair
· Oversee and participate in curriculum development for juniors /adults

· Oversee and participate in fleet maintenance

· Oversee and participate with on and off the water teaching and mentoring

 

Job Requirements
The Ideal Candidate will:
· Have Jr Sailing Instruction and program management experience
· Be US Sailing Level 1 certified at a minimum, Level 2 or 3 preferred
· Be knowledgeable of all aspects of Sailing, Regattas, Etiquette, and Corinthian Sportsmanship
· Have a complimentary lifestyle that would enable potential long tenure in the position.
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Employer
Jed Lowry

Duxbury 02332
United States

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