Summer Camp Instructor

Austin Yacht Club
5906 Beacon Drive
Austin, TX 78734
United States

Industry
Instructor
Job Start Date
6/6/2022
Job End Date
7/29/2022
Manages Others
Yes
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Housing Provided
No

Job Description
The responsibilities will include:
- Assisting the AYC Staff and Youth Sailing Director in maintaining a camp that meets the standards outlined by AYC
- Providing safe, consistent, and quality instruction
- Leading, managing, and supporting all other instructors and delegating responsibilities
- Leading and/or assisting all on-the-water and land activities
- Ensuring campers are always accounted for at the waterfront and club facilities
- Maintaining equipment and facilities
- Reporting any issues to the Youth Sailing Director
Expectations:
- Passionate about sailing, and specifically, teaching sailing
- Strong staff management
- Provide a safe learning environment both on and off the water
- Approachable and friendly with ability to relate to children, teenagers, and parents
- General knowledge of all types of boats and sailing: dinghy and big boat, racing and cruising
  
Session dates:
Staff Training: June 2-3
June 6-10
June 13-17
June 20-24
June 27-July 1
July 11-15
July 18-22
July 25-29 
Job Requirements
Requirements:
- US Sailing Level I, II, or III Certification
- Must be completed by June 2, 2022
- Including valid CPR/First Aid, SafeSport, and NASBLA Certification
- Experience in sailing instruction for ages 8-16
- High proficiency operating powerboats around dinghies and people in the water
- Sailing experience including rigging, tuning, maintenance, and basic repair
- Ability to perform necessary functions under stressful, emergent, or crisis situations
- Pass a background check
Employer
Emily Verdoia
5906 Beacon Drive
Austin TX 78734
United States

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