Columbia Sailing School is seeking an Adult Instructor to provide and maintain a safe, fun, welcoming, inclusive, and educational environment for the adult sailors you are instructing at Columbia Sailing School.
We are a 501(c)3 organization housed within Columbia Yacht Club located in downtown Chicago. Every year, we welcome over 500 kids ages 5-18 and an Adult Lessons program to the shorelines of Lake Michigan for classes ranging from adventure boating to high-performance racing.
The Adult Instructor will follow the highest standards of safety while instructing your students through the various sailing courses within our 2023 summer Adult Program:
-First Sail: A ‘taster sail’ experience
-Learn to Sail: A two session, Introductory course
-US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification: A 20 hour all encompassing US Sailing curriculum based course
-Learn to Race: A seasonal course based on sailors ability (Intermediate/ Advanced)
Sailing is a lifelong sport, and the Columbia Sailing School gives students options once they have mastered the basics. We offer Clinics and Seminars on and off the water throughout the year and a chance to book one of our certified instructors for Private Lessons.
Apply with a cover letter and resume, via email, to: firstname.lastname@example.org