Opti Head Race Coach and Senior Instructors

Nantucket Yacht Club
Nantucket, MA MA
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $20.00 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description
Are you ready for the best summer of your life?  Nantucket Yacht Club is hiring head coaches for 2021! This is a ten week position, housing and meals are provided, and pay is extremely competitive for the right individuals.  Nantucket is consistently windy, and a fun place to train a junior race team. 
The Opti head coach is a fantastic position; this is a collaborative team with Nantucket Community Sailing and Great Harbor Yacht Club.  The "All-Island" Opti Team trains every afternoon, working with 4-5 coaches and 10-15 Opti Sailors.  This is a fantastic opportunity for qualified Opti coaches.     
The ideal candidate has experience in a clinic-type format working with multiple coaches, and is 21 years old. 
We are additionally hiring "General Senior Instructors," who fill a variety of roles throughout the program. This includes instructional and race coaching, as well as some adult instruction and race committee work. 
Job Requirements
1) Fun and energetic working with kids 
2) Preferably minimum 21 Years of Age, though not essential if significant experience racing and coaching
3) Intimate Knowledge of Opti Rigging, Technique, and Tuning
4) Travel Program is similar to traveling with a college team, and requires maturity and responsibility from the individual traveling with the team. 
5)  US Sailing Level 1 Certification    
Interested individuals should submit a resume and 3 professional references to Justin(at)nantucketyachtclub.org  
Justin Assad

Nantucket MA MA
United States

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