Head Sailing Coach

Newport Harbor Yacht Club
720 W Bay Ave
Newport Beach , CA 92663
United States

Industry
Coaching
Job Start Date
8/22/2022
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes
Housing Provided
No
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description
Newport Harbor Yacht Club is seeking a passionate and motivated Head Coach to lead our year round program. We proudly maintain one of the largest Junior Sailing Programs on the West Coast. We have a brand new beautiful clubhouse, supportive BOD, supportive sailing parents, and eager sailors. Our Sailing Program consists of C420s, CFJs, and Naples Sabots with sailors ages 6 and up. NHYC has a vibrant sailing community with plenty of opportunities for personal sailing or racing.
 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a safe, fun, and educational environment for youth sailors of all ages.
  • Coach the Newport Harbor High School Sailing Team
  • Teach the fundamentals of sailing, racing, seamanship, and sportsmanship.
  • Aid in maintaining club owned assets and equipment in top condition.
  • Work well and lead a team of instructors to provide high quality practices and complete tasks.
Job Requirements
• A valid US Sailing Level One Instructor Certification
• CPR/First Aid certification
• Safe Boating Certificate (CA Boaters Card)
• Safe Sport Certification
• Strong References to character and sailing experience/ability.

-Ability to manage 15+ subordinates.
-Ability to create and implement curriculum for all Junior Sailing Programs.
-Ability to coach all levels of sailing, with an expected high proficiency in advanced junior sailing (singlehanded, doublehanded platforms).
-Good communication skills with all stake holders (parent, sailors, parent committee).
-Professional and approachable attitude.
-Support the Program Director with tasks pertaining to summer program planning, hiring, and organizing.
-Assists with recruitment of coaches for Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer programs.
-Oversee Summer Program, direct 160 Sailors and 14 coaches.
-Oversee and monitor the Junior Instructor Program.
-Organize Regattas, trailer assignments, towing, coaching, accommodations for level class assignments.
Employer
Adrienne MacLaren
720 W Bay Ave
Newport Beach 92663
United States

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