Junior Program Director

Nantucket Yacht Club
1 South Beach St.
Nantucket, MA 02554
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Housing Provided
From $24.00 To $28.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description
Are you ready for the best summer of your life?  Nantucket Yacht Club seeks a Junior Program Director for 2021!  Housing and meals are provided, pay is very competitive, and quality of life is unparalleled.  Nantucket Yacht Club is a fantastic place to work, with tremendous support for the Junior Sailing Program and for its employees.  The Junior Program Director position is one of the most important on our staff; this person is responsible for leading 6-9 instructors in the conduct of all Instructional and Fun Sailing programs. The Junior Program Director divides the class into 2 or 3 groups based on ability, and then assigns instructors to each group and helps them develop a lesson plan for the day.  They are active teachers while also overseeing the rest of the staff.  This is a leadership position, and a highly valued and respected position on our staff.  This is a ten week position, with opportunities to extend later in August/September if interested.
The ideal candidate will have a background in education, and will be looking for a multi-summer commitment. 
Job Requirements
1)   Minimum 21 years of age, with potential to work multiple summers.
2)  Experience teaching beginners and intermediates.
3)  Experience in both leadership and teamwork environments. 
4)  Ability to create an environment where safety, fun, and learning are paramount.
5)   Ability to effectively plan lessons on the daily, weekly, and seasonal demands, and knowledge base to develop sailors at the Beginner and Intermediate levels.
6)   Ability to effectively manage and lead peers.
7)   Responsible and hard-working.  
8)  Energetic, enthusiastic working with kids.
9)  US Sailing Level 1 Certification, or equivalent. 
Interested applicants should email a resume and three professional references to Justin(at)nantucketyachtclub.org 
Justin Assad

United States

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