Sailing Coaches/ Instructors

Norfolk Yacht and Country Club
7001 Hampton Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23505
United States

Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
Some Travel

Job Description


Norfolk Yacht and Country Club is looking to hire Coaches and Instructors for our summer sailing program. This position is an eight week long, full-time, hourly position reporting to the Sailing Director.

NYCC is in a major growth phase and is looking for the right applicant with a proven record of strong coaching and communication skills to propel our Jr Sailing Program to the next level with Opti sailors ranging from beginners to those competing regularly in national USODA regattas. We also have a fleet of FJ's and 420's that will be used throughout the summer.

Pay is commensurate with experience.

Please send resumes to:

Job Requirements
• Strong communication skills, including working with parents, club members and staff.
• Ability to instruct a wide variety of students at differing skill levels.
• Create and maintain a fun and safe learning environment.
• Plan and deliver effective sailing lessons to youth and adult members.
• Experience with coaching small boat-handling skills and tactics, preferably Optis, Flying Juniors, club 420s.
• Available to work nine weeks beginning June 14.
• Make timely requests to the Sailing Director for necessary equipment, supplies and repairs.
• Adhere to NYCC’s safety protocol, manage risks. Prepare written reports of any accidents.
• Must be US Sailing Level 1 or equivalent
• College sailing experience preferred
• Must be First Aid/CPR certified
• Must be SafeSport Certified
Wilson Hatchett
7001 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk VA 23505
United States

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