The Key West Community Sailing Center, located in the heart
of beautiful Key West, Florida, is seeking a full time Head Coach. The candidate
should be a leader who is highly organized and self-motivated with excellent
This is a multifaceted position. The Head Coach will be
involved in shaping the programming for both youth and adults. The position
includes coaching, private lessons, general fleet maintenance, clinics, regattas
and participating in Sailing Center events. This position affords
the opportunity to grow and develop, and evolve over time.
Key West is a sailor’s paradise. From warm turquoise waters
to exuberant island life, Key West is an ideal location for passionate
year-round sailors. Surrounded by one of the largest coral reefs, the island
offers pristine condition for many
water sports from scuba diving to kite boarding.
The Head Coach reports directly to the Commodore and Program
Director and is an integral part of the organization. The position will play a
key role in running all Center activities.
Duties included, but not limited to:
- Full Time Position.
- Private one-on-one and group
lessons for members and visitors on a variety of boats, including Hobie Waves,
Hobie 16s, Lasers, Sunfish, Daysailers, Optis, Bics/O’pen Skiffs.
- Assist with running the Youth
- Organizing and maintaining the Center
- Upholding a leadership role at the
- Certifying new members for use of Center
boats through a “check out” sail.
- The ability to recognize and solve
- To help build programs and
increase participation through community outreach.
- Promote safety, fun, and learning
at every opportunity.
- Work closely with the Program
Director to build and grow the Center.