Junior Sailing Instructors, Summer 2021

Cedar Point Yacht Club
1 Bluff Point
Westport, CT 06880
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Housing Provided
From $19.00 To $21.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description

Cedar Point Yacht Club (CPYC) is seeking experienced Sailing Instructors for the 2021 summer program (Training Week is June 14-18, Program runs June 21 to August 13). Work alongside 8 other sailing instructors under the guidance of Head Coach, nationally recognized race coach Tino Galán. Founded in 1887, CPYC is located on Long Island Sound in Westport, Connecticut and is a three-time US Sailing One Design Club of the Year. CPYC is a LISOT and USDOA development location and host to the 2021 RS FEVA North American Championship.

Classes focus on boat handling fundamentals, seamanship, and sportsmanship while building towards racing performance and tactical skills needed to compete at the regional level and beyond. Our Jr. Sailing fleets include Opti, Feva, C420, Laser Radial and Laser Standard, as well as a Jr. Big Boat Program. Each instructor teaches a morning Opti class and an afternoon racing class.

Job Requirements
We are seeking enthusiastic college-aged instructors (18+) who have both prior racing and instructing experience, as well as:

• US Sailing Level 1 Certificate
• Current First Aid/CPR Certificate
• Safe Powerboat Handling Certificate
• CT Safe Boating Certificates

CPYC will help you complete all certificates before our Program start date and reimburse you if you do not have them already. We guarantee salary on bad weather days, provide overtime, extra pay for overnight and weekend regattas. Instructors can earn extra money on weeknights and weekends by teaching private lessons to kids in our program or CPYC members (you'll have access to our club equipment to do so).

Coaching spots will fill up quickly. ACT NOW!!!
Brian Joyce
1 Bluff Point
Westport CT 06880
United States
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