Newport Harbor Yacht Club
720 W Bay Ave
Newport Beach , CA 92663
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Experience Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Full Time
Some Travel

Job Description

Job Description 

Newport Harbor Yacht Club is seeking passionate, talented, and motivated coaches to lead our race teams. We are looking for both summer and year round racing coaches. 


About NHYC 

We proudly maintain one of the largest Junior Sailing Programs on the West Coast. We have a beautiful clubhouse, supportive Flag officers, active sailing parents, and eager sailors. Our Sailing Program consists of C420s, CFJs, and Naples Sabots with sailors ages 6 and up. The reigning 2023 Sabot National Champion is an active sailor!


Job Perks 

-Coaches get many opportunities to continue fleet and team racing amongst many All-Americans, World Champions, and Olympians in the evening regattas. 

-Housing is provided 

-Coaches focus on coaching; boatman fuel and clean the motorboats 

-Competitive hourly rates

-Lunch is provided while at work 


Summer Program Information 

Coach Orientation Dates: June 11 - June 14

Program Dates: June 17 - August 1 

Hours: 8 am - 4:45 pm on Mondays - Thursdays

Private Lessons: Schedule lessons on Fridays and open weekends 

Weekend Regatta Coaching: Select weekends depending on the class you coach  

Job Requirements
• A valid US Sailing Level One Instructor Certification
• CPR/First Aid certification
•Current Safe Boating Certificate (CA Boaters Card)
• Current Safe Sport Certification
• Strong References to character and sailing experience/ability.

-Maintain a professional, fun, and safe class at all times
-Ability to coach all levels of sailing, with high proficiency in advanced junior sailing expected
-Good communication skills with all parents, sailors, members, and club leadership
-Professional and approachable attitude
-Positively work alongside other staff, Sailing Director, and CITs (coaches in training)
-Instill a passion for sailing and racing into the sailors
-Be hard working, organized, and prepared
Adrienne MacLaren
720 W Bay Ave
Newport Beach 92663
United States

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