North Flathead Yacht Club is seeking an individual to fill the position of Junior Sailing Instructor for the summer 2021 season. The position runs from June 21- August 13 and the pay is $13-$15/hr depending on experience.
North Flathead Yacht Club is located in beautiful Somers, Montana. Flathead Lake has a rich tradition in sailing and is nestled in the mountains near Glacier National Park. If you are active and enjoy the outdoors, this is a great place to spend the summer. The position provides plenty of free time to explore and enjoy the area. Come enjoy what Montana has to offer!
A candidate for this job should be self-motivated, possess problem solving skills and the ability to make decisions freely. Instructor must be able to adapt teaching methods and style to participants’ needs both on and off the water.
· Teaching sailing classes to groups of youth from ages 8-17 divided into classes by skill level
· Maintain the club boats and equipment used by the Junior Sailing Program
· Foster inclusive environment where junior sailors are physically and emotionally safe
· Instruct the sailors on proper boat maintenance
· Monitor weather conditions and teach the junior sailors about the weather conditions in relation to sailing and safety