Sailing Coach Bay Head Yacht Club

111 Metcalfe St
Bay Head, NJ 08742
United States

Experience Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only

Job Description
The Bay Head Yacht Club Junior Sailing: The goal of the Bay Head Yacht Club Junior Sailing Program is to foster a lifelong love of sailing while teaching juniors the fundamentals of racing. We are focused on providing quality instruction and an opportunity for children to gain exposure to sailing in a safe and fun environment. The club provides an eight-week summer sailing program for more than 130 juniors ages 6-16. The Bay Head Junior Sailing fleet consists of Optis, Fevas, 420s and lasers.
The Position: Bay Head is looking for a sailing coach who demonstrates knowledge and leadership to teach a group of sailors. The sailing coach will design and implement a sailing curriculum. An ideal candidate is someone who takes initiative, has a passion for coaching sailing, works well with junior sailors, and has a proven track record of success.

Time Commitment:

§ Candidates will be considered only if available from Mid June- Mid August 2022

§ Regatta attendance according to local racing schedule TBD


§ Minimum 1 year working as a sailing instructor in a comprehensive youth

sailing program 

§ Current US Sailing Instructor Level, which includes current CPR/First Aid, Safe Boating,

SafeSport, and Coaching Fundamentals certifications

§ Thorough knowledge of small boat sailing, seamanship and small powerboat handling

§ Race management skills and knowledge of racing tactics and the ability

to teach and enforce rules while maintaining sportsmanship

§ Passion for the sport of sailing and enthusiasm for working with kids

§ Attention to detail, organized, responsible with strong leadership and interpersonal skills

Pay is based on experience.

Please email resume and cover letter to:

Quincy McCoy

Alix Eastwood

United States

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