Sailing Instructor - KidSail Camp

Job Posted 7/3/2024
North Cove Sailing
300 Vesey St
New Yor, NY 10282
United States
Summer Only
Summer Only
Experience Required
Housing Provided
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$30.00 to $40.00 Per Hour
Job Description

Sailing Instructors are core members of staff and experience as they serve as skippers and coaches onboard our sailing vessels. Instructors are responsible for client safety and enjoyment always, both on and off the water.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Teach a variety of sailing courses, including Learn to Sail, Racing, Youth Programming, and Corporate Racing events both in the classroom and on the water
  • Maintain clean, safe and tidy boats and dock space
  • Ability to safely single-hand a sailboat
  • Create a fun and safe environment for clients while underway, coaching as needed
  • Pursue additional teaching and USCG license credentials as needed
  • Perform occasional fleet maintenance alongside the Fleet Manage
Job Requirements

Qualifications: Must have US Basic Keelboat and OUPV 6 PAC or Limited OUPV for NY Harbor. All instructors should have a minimum of 3 months (90 days) of sailing experience in NY Harbor or 1 year of sailing experience on keelboats.

Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience and knowledge of sail racing, consumer hospitality, marine operations and exposure to vessel operation is preferred.

Scheduling: Peak times for instructors are weekends (Saturday & Sunday 9 AM - 5 PM) as well as Wednesday & Thursday weeknights (5 PM- 9 PM). Those wishing to work with our children’s programming can expect to work Monday- Friday (9 AM - 4 PM) from June-August. Instructors may also be scheduled for occasional midday corporate sailing events during the week, subject to availability.


300 Vesey St
New Yor NY 10282
United States
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