Sailing Instructors: Part and Full Time, Great Pay, Flexible Schedules!

Plymouth Yacht Club
34 Union Street
Plymouth, MA 02360
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $17.50 To $22.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description
Plymouth Yacht Club is currently hiring for ALL Sailing Instructor positions.  Not ready to commit to a full-time position?  No problem… we have part time, high-paying openings ideal for candidates who have multiple summer obligations. 

We offer awesome incentives!
Flexible hours  *  Excellent pay and bonuses   *   gas $ for commuting employees
Plymouth is an incredible place to work!
New boats   *   Big “tech” based classrooms   *  Dedicated Sailing Program docks and building   *   Busy local area with restaurants and shops
We are low key and LOVE sailing!
Fantastic, involved parents   *  150+ kids enrolled   *   HUGE two-day Junior regatta
We want to grow our current team of experienced, seasoned instructors; most of our staff returns every year. New instructors are valued for contributing new ideas and ways to level up our teaching.
Pay rates are excellent: $17.50 hr for 1st year Instructors up to $22/hr for Instructors with 2+years of experience. We provide “gas pay” for commutes over 20 miles per day. Extra pay can also be made by teaching Adult Lessons.
Bonus 1: Free CPR and First aid certification prior to our Program start 
Bonus 2: We will refund 1/2 the fee for your 2024 US Sailing Level 1 or 2 course, upon completion of your employment in 2024, and refund the other half if you return in 2025.

Job Requirements
• Provide sailing instruction and mentoring of students, support of Lead Instructors.
• Ensure the safety and well-being of all participants, including enforcing safety rules.
• Maintain and care for all sailing equipment, coach boats and program facilities.
• Properly rig and de-rig equipment and follow reporting procedures for all issues.
• Act as a role-model for assistant coaches, promoting professionalism.
• Report to Program Director for job responsibilities; Club Manager for employee issues.


Coaches & Instructors must hold a valid US Sailing Level 1 or higher, First Aid and CPR certifications, NASBLA and SafeSport certification. Have familiarity with the boats in our fleet: Power: 18’ Brigs, 18’ Boston Whalers. Sail: Prams, Optis, Club 420s & RS Quests.

For further information, please contact us at:

*Rates / Salaries will be offered based upon candidate’s experience and qualifications.
Robin Gaynor
34 Union Street
Plymouth MA 02360
United States

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