Director of Sailing

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

Sailing Management
Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No 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

Candidates should apply through this site, and/or contact
Job Requirements
he 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.
Jed Lowry

Duxbury 02332
United States

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