Palm Beach Sailing Club is looking for a Sailing Director

Palm Beach Sailing Club
4600 N Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
United States

Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $50,000 To $52,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description
Palm Beach Sailing club is seeking an experienced Sailing Director to manage all of our sailing programs.   This will be a full time, year-round position. Looking for a motivated individual with sailing knowledge, people’s skills, and business acumen. Have the ability to represent The Club to the public. Comfortable speaking in front of crowds, and able to make clear presentations both to groups as well as in individual meetings.


The job includes

·      Organizing and implementing all sailing programs for our adult keelboat program, adult dinghy sailing, and our busy youth sailing program and summer camp.

·      Hiring and managing coaches for all sailing programs.

·      Instructing members and non-members in various sailing programs.

·      Instructing ASA program as needed.

·      Creating and adhering to a maintenance schedule for all club boats.


Skills/ Certifications needed:

·      US Sailing Levels 1,2,3 Certification

·      Safe Sport Certification

·      CPR Certification

·      ASA or US Sailing Keelboat Certification

·      Good Communication/people skills

·      Ability to create and monitor complex schedules.

·      Ability to teach sailing to all ages and abilities on dingies and keelboats.


Soft Skills Required:

·      Problem solving, Conflict resolution, Multi-tasking

·      Friendly, and good people skills a must

·      Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·      Knowledge of MS Office suite, Google Docs.