Sailing Instructor

Sail Haven - Canal Dock Boathouse
Sail Haven/Canal Dock Boathouse 475 Long Wharf Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $17.00 To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description


Sailing Instructor for Community Sailing Program

Salary: $17.00 - $25.00 Hourly
Application Deadline: N/A
Community Sailing

Sail Haven is a nonprofit community sailing program dedicated to sharing the joy of small boat sailing on New Haven's vibrant harbor. Our members range from complete beginners to seasoned sailors, but we all share a passion for being out on the water under sail.

We have an active social community that welcomes newcomers into the sailing lifestyle. Members enjoy gatherings on land and water as we operate as an all-volunteer organization. With reasonable membership dues, we aim to make sailing accessible for everyone.

Responsibilities include preparation and execution of daily lesson plans for classroom, on-the-water instruction following curriculum guidelines set by the Program Manager, and US Sailing, boat safety inspections, student evaluations, and daily program safety.

Must possess strong interpersonal skills to provide students and members with positive feedback to reinforce safe sailing procedures, hands-on instruction, and sailing fun.

Part Time or Full Time. May - September hours available.

Sail Haven is looking for Sailing Instructor interested in working any of the following hours in the 2024 Season:

May 28, 2024 – September 28, 2024
Mondays – Thursdays 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Saturdays 8:30 PM -12:30 PM

Additional work available through Schooner Camp junior lessons and/or Dock Master for the Sail Haven Open Sailing Program.

Job Requirements
Must haves:

CT Safe Boating Certificate
US Sailing Small Craft Instructor Level 1 Certification (reimbursement available upon successful completion available)
First Aid and CPR Certifications
Chase boat operation proficiency
Joel Zackin
475 Long Wharf Drive
New Haven CT 06511
United States

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