Sailing Instructor

Winter Harbor Yacht Club
Beach Road
Winter Harbor, ME 04693
United States

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description


The Winter Harbor Yacht club is currently looking for experienced sailors to be sailing instructors for the 2023 summer our the Junior Sailing Program. The season begins on June 26th and lasts for 8 or 9 weeks till mid-August. The juniors are aged 8-16 and sail on Optis, 420s and Bullseyes. We are a summer yacht club (see on a beautiful location across Frenchman’s Bay from Acadia National Park and adjacent to the Schoodic Peninsula portion of Acadia. Housing and lunches will be supplied by the club. The Junior Program is run Monday thru Friday from 9:00 until 3:00 with Bullseye races on Wednesday. On Saturday the club has races on our Knockabout fleet (see the web site) and instructors are welcome to crew on those events. There is a good starting salary and returning for future seasons is encouraged. Feel free to contact Dick Brown at or (617) 515-7403 with any questions.

Job Requirements
Experience in a Junior Sailing Program as either a participant or instructor.
Experience in a wide variety of boats in particular dingies and other small boats.
Ability to teach children from a wide age group and with a variety of skill levels from beginner to racer.

U. S. Small Boat, Level One Instructor or higher (recommended)
CPR/First Aid certificate (desired)
Safesport certification (recommended).
NASBLA approved safe boating course strongly recommended (not required in the state of Maine)
Richard Brown
50 Hillcrest Ave
Lexington MA 04693
United States
Winter Harbor Yacht Club Richard  Brown

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