Sailing Instructor Needed in Southern Maine: Housing Provided!

Biddeford Pool Yacht Club
15 yates street
Biddeford Pool, ME 04006
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $18.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

A Sailing Instructor is responsible for teaching and assisting in several classes of the BPYC Junior Sailing Program in accordance with the policies and directions of the General Manager and Junior Sailing Committee. The program includes classes at several different skill levels and periodic interclubs, regattas, and special events. The Sailing Instructor reports to the Junior Program Director and the club’s Manager.

Specific Job Accountabilities

  • Instructor orientation/training prior to program start

  • Adhere to employee policy booklet

  • Assist with boat and equipment maintenance

  • Develop/assist in developing lesson plans to achieve curriculum objectives for classes that you lead/assist in

  • Attend and help execute special events/regattas

  • Keep up to date records; performance evaluations and attendance on all students

  • Teamwork with all staff members including working closely with launch staff

  • Promote and support the overall mission of the Club, Officers,Trustees, staff & program

Job Requirements
- A candidate must have a thorough knowledge of small boat sailing skills, especially seamanship and sportsmanship.
- They must have experience and interest in working with children in a safe and caring environment to develop a lifelong interest in sailing.
- An applicant must be a self-starter as this is a flexible program and instructor input is essential.
- US Sailing Certification Level 1 and current CPR & First Aid Certificates are required.
Olivia Hennedy

United States

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