Head Instructor and Jr Sailing Instructor

Housatonic Boat Club
51 Shore Rd
Stratford, CT 06614
United States

Industry
Instructor
Job Start Date
6/19/2023
Job End Date
8/16/2023
Application Closing Date
4/30/2023
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Housing Provided
No
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

The Housatonic Boat Club on the Housatonic River in Stratford, CT, seeks a Head Instructor and two Jr. Sailing Instructors for the 2023 season. The Junior Sailing program is a 7-week program for 30 sailors ages 8-18 from 8:30-5:00 daily. We use 420s, Fevas, Lasers and Mercurys to teach beginners thru advanced sailors in a highly supportive and fun environment. We have a rising group of racers who participate in JSA events on Long Island Sound. 


– Head Instructor is responsible for overseeing the daily assignments of instructors, lesson plans, contingency plans for weather, oversight of regatta registrations and coordination with parents.
 
– Sailing Instructors are responsible for providing instruction in a safe and encouraging manner with a healthy dose of fun running throughout the summer. Instructors work a few days before the program starts to prep the fleet and finishes a few days after to wrap things up. First or second year instructor candidates are welcome to apply.


Job Requirements
Minimum requirements: US Sailing Level 1 for Sailing Instructors and Level 3 for Head Instructor, Safe Powerboat Handling, and CPR. Pay is commensurate with experience.
Employer
CHRISTOPHER REICHART
51 Shore Rd
Stratford CT 06614
United States

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