Lido Isle Yacht Club Sailing Director

Lido Isle Yacht Club
701 Via Lido Soud
Newport Beach , California, CA 92663
United States

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Manages Others
Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Follow all California state law
Housing Provided
Some Travel

Job Description
Lido Isle Yacht Club is a vibrant community fostering a passion for sailing among its members. We seek an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to assume the roll of Sailing Director for its Junior Sailing Program. Lido Isle Yacht Club is a 400 member volunteer organization located on Lido Isle in Newport Beach California. Our Junior sailing program provides instruction for beginners through those seeking competitive racing, ages 5 to 18.
This will be a year round position that is part time January thru May, full time June thru August, part time September thru December.
 * Late January to May : Along with the Vice Commodore and Sailing Committee work as
                                       needed to interview and hire 10+ instructors for the summer program.
 * June to August : Full time summer sailing program management. 
 * September to December : As needed and hold regular scheduled office hours as needed.
Job Requirements
The ideal candidate has a sailing background with experience managing teams. Is a organized self starter, motivated, flexible, professional and able to balance a variety of responsibilities.

The Sailing Director will work closely with the Vice Commodore and the LIYC Sailing Committee and report to the LIYC Board. The Sailing Director will oversee and be responsible for all aspects of the sailing program, class scheduling, staff development / management and communication.

Be involved with the interview and hiring process of approximately 10 + instructors for the summer program.

Has the ability to manage institutional budgets and report on financial matters.

Experience instructing and managing youth sailing program instructors.

Oversee and approve all instructors work hours.

Proficiency in developing emergency response protocols and insuring safety standards are followed.

Development, Coordination and execution of lesson plans and curriculum objectives for the summer program.

Run Regattas.

Hold regular office hours as needed.

Prepare and oversee communications ( emails, calendars, news letter / articles )

Knowledge and experience in sailboat rigging and powerboat operation.

Organize the Friday evening sailing series. ( June thru August )

Follow all California state laws regarding background checks for all employees and volunteers who will work with minors. Complete the California training and review of the provided employee handbook . This is required for all employees.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer : Lido Isle Yacht Club is committed to fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of its community. The club does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status in any employment decisions or operational aspects.

Interested parties are encouraged to contact Mike Bullock at for further information.

Mike B
701 Via Lido Soud
Newport Beach , California CA 92663
United States
Lido Isle Yacht Club Mike B

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