Stamford Yacht Club is currently seeking talented, dedicated, unique and hard-working individuals to work in our junior program for the 2021 summer season. Coaches will work alongside the head instructor and full-time sailing director. SYC is accepting applications for the following positions:
• Beginner/ Intermediate Opti Instructor
• Beginner/Intermediate Doublehanded Instructor (Feva/420)
• Recreational sailing coach
Compensation is competitive and based on experience, certifications and prior work history; Potential end-of-season performance bonus; Private lesson opportunities. Summer housing/boarding is available on premises.
Stamford Yacht Club has a rich sailing tradition and an active Junior sailing program of approximately 85 children ranging from 6 to 17 years old. Our Opti, Fevas, 420, and Laser teams compete throughout Long Island sound and New England. We offer programs for intermediate and advanced sailors using Hobie Waves, RS Fevas, Ideal 18s as well as big boats. We have a well-maintained fleet of 12 inflatable RIBs and Boston Whalers.