Junior Sailing Head Coach

San Diego Yacht Club
1011 Anchorage Ln
San Diego, CA 92106
United States

Manages Others
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description

Yacht Club seeking a Full-Time Junior Sailing Head Coach with strong people skills!

We are looking for a great team player with amazing work ethics, strong attention to detail, works independently or part of a group, positive attitude, and reliable

What we offer:

*Competitive pay * Free employee meals * Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays * Health insurance 

Essential Functions:

- Responsible for the daily operations and tasks associated with the year-round Junior sailing programs for juniors. Primary programs to include, but not be limited to; Summer Sailing program and afterschool sailing throughout the school year.

- Ensure that the Jr. Sailors at SDYC represent the club in the highest possible esteem.

- Instill Corinthian spirit and fosters teamwork amongst sailors and coaches alike.

- Provide feedback and critique to coaches, sailors and parents relating to performance and sailing abilities.

- Provide a high level of coaching to the top junior sailors in Southern California as well as those on the national level. This job involves a high degree of contact with both adult and junior membership in a service, consulting, and disciplinarian format as well as on a personal level. It should be a goal for the Head Coach to be a role model for the Junior sailors and a leader in the local, regional, and national Junior Sailing policy and programming.

- Schedule additional coaches as needed for weekend events, Afterschool Sailing, Outreach Programs, and as needed.

- Travel to all events and be lead instructor for the team of SDYC coaches.

- Enforce proper coaching techniques and those guidelines explained in the SDYC coaching policies.

- Assist with management of Junior facilities, equipment maintenance, capital acquisitions and improvements.

- Coordinate trailers and volunteer towing for away regattas.

- Attend events, functions, and meetings as directed.

- Oversee and contribute website content for junior sailing events hosted by SDYC.

- Maintain awareness of and continually practice safe work habits.

- Always have a friendly and professional tone and action.

- Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements
- Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills.

- Strong leadership and motivating skills including the ability to build strong relationships with customers and staff, initiative, teambuilding, customer service, planning and organization, creativity, and innovation.

- Working knowledge of industry standards; organizational and time management skills combined with a high level of initiative.

- Stamina and the ability to work under stress, good at thinking quickly and sorting out problems on the spot, and the ability to stay calm in a crisis.

- To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Database software; Internet software; Inventory software; Order processing systems; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.

- Well versed in modern video technology, to be used often in instruction.
San Diego Yacht Club Angela McIntire
1011 Anchorage Ln
San Diego CA
United States

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