Head Sailing Instructor Summer 2022 Needed!

Deep Creek Landing Marina
200 Old Marina Lane
Newport News, VA 23602
United States

Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description
About Us: Deep Creek Landing Marina is a full service marina that is owned and operated by women. We are currently working on our second year of our summer sailing camp. Our manager has ran premier sailing yacht clubs and nonprofit sailing centers all over the East Coast. Our programs enroll children ages 5 to 13. Instruction takes place in our new Optimist prams. We place emphasis on fun!

Job Description: We are looking for a Head Sailing Instructor for our 2022 summer camp season! We are open to hiring international sailors and will provide housing, however, you must be able to pay for your travel VISA. Classes run from the middle of June through the middle of August (with July 4th week off).

Responsibilities include:

  • Instruction in our youth summer camp (Monday to Friday).
  •  Ensuring a safe, organized, and educational waterfront and fleet.
  • Necessary seamanship skills (upkeep of boats, equipment, and facilities).
  • Help prepare and plan activities, chalk talks, etc.
  • Other responsibilities considered necessary to meet the goals of Deep Creek Landing Marina. 


Job Requirements
• Self-motivated team player.
• Must be at least 18 years old.
• Strong background and experience in sailing.
• Previous experiences in instructing/coaching sailing and a commitment to teaching is preferred.
• Must hold US Sailing Level 1 certification or International equivalent.
• Must hold current CPR/First Aid certifications.

Compensation: Is negotiable, competitive, and commensurate with experience.

Contact: Interested candidates should send a work resume and sailing resume via email to Arielle Darrow at adarrow@deepcreeklanding.com
Arielle Darrow

Newport News VA 23602
United States

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