Sailing Coach/Instructor

Port Washington Yacht Club
1 Yacht Club Port Washington
Port Washington, NY 11050
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
To $0
Per Year    
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description

Port Washington Yacht Club is seeking a creative, well organized, hardworking individual who is eager to share their knowledge and love of sailing and racing with our Adult Sailing Program as Waterfront Program Adult Ideal 18 Sailing Instructor.

This “hands on role” will work in a key capacity to support the Club in the following areas:

· SSchedule sailing lessons with adults on Ideal 18’s

· LiLiasion with Club Chair and Volunteer Committee to actively participate in the promotion of all training, social and competitive sailing activities undertaken by the club.

· AAssist with maintenance of fleet and equipment in season

· AAssist with the winterizing of boats to get ready for winter season.

· SSupervise race instruction, racing rules and strategy in Adult Sailing Program, specifically on Ideal 18, J105 and Hobie

All Sailing Instructors staff members are expected to be responsible, safety conscious, exhibit strong sailing skills, and communicate well with club members.

oSSailing instruction will continue through Mid-October. Hours are flexible. Salary is competitive and based on a minimum of 2 years sailing experience.

Job Requirements
• Knowledge of, but not limited to, Ideal 18’s, J105's, Catamarans, and Lasers.
• A capacity to work unsupervised to deliver the requirements of instruction and maintenance.
• Knowledge of racing rules, strategy and able to demonstrate to Adults in Sailing Program.
• Applicant must have:
o A sense of humor
o US Sailing Level 1 Certification
o US Safe Sailing Power Boat Certification
o CPR certification

Dawn Serignese
1 Yacht Club Port Washington
Port Washington NY 11050
United States

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