SAILING INSTRUCTOR POSITIONS
The Lake George Club, located on Lake George, NY is looking for a few qualified sailing instructors for the 2024 season. Start date will be mid-June 2024 until the end of August.
We are looking for experienced US Sailing Level 1 certified instructors who are passionate about sailing and eager to share their knowledge with the students in the junior sailing program. We offer classes ranging from beginner Opti and FJ’s to race-team Opti, FJ, and offer keelboat opportunities as well.
The main objectives of the instruction program are:
-to challenge those who are competitive sailors
-to provide recreational sailors the skills needed to be safe on the water
-to instill appreciation of nature and the lake to all students regardless of commitment to sailing
-to provide a safe and rewarding experience for all in the program
The Lake George Club is a tight knit community that operates on the beautiful 32-mile-long Lake George that is “chock-full of…attractions, eateries and just about any form of recreation you can name…parasailing, fishing, diving, jet skiing, hiking, golfing, minigolf, horseback riding and more…the Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom, New York's largest amusement park. Hikers gravitate to the international trail system or Prospect Mountain, which offers panoramic views from the top; for an easier way up, hop on the tram. Among the cleanest and clearest of major U.S. lakes.” (NY Tourism website)
We offer competitive compensation, and provide housing as well as lunch and dinner. Salary is commensurate with experience and incentives will be offered such as private lesson bookings.
We look forward to hearing from qualified candidates who believe they can make a contribution to our Sailing Program. Scheduled workdays are typically Tuesday through Saturday.
-Experience teaching sailing and working with children
-Level 1 sailing certification is mandatory and level 2 or higher is encouraged
-Must be enthusiastic about sailing
-Must be competent at driving a powerboat and a skilled dinghy sailor
-CPR & First Aid
-Mandatory background and drug test screening is required
To apply please submit a cover letter and resume to Tracey Gallagher at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call 518-668-5734 for more information.