Teach sailing on the coast of Maine
Center Harbor Yacht Club
Brooklin, ME 04616
Center Harbor Yacht Club is seeking a sailing instructor for 2021. We are a small club in Brooklin, Maine which is also home to the WoodenBoat School and Magazine. The job consists of teaching 3 levels of sailing lessons to kids aged 8-16 years old. You will also conduct and run club races and regattas and other activities on the water. Additional responsibilities include keeping the clubhouse tidy, boats in order and interacting with members. You will share this role with another instructor. Sailing is primarily at the eastern end of the Eggemoggin Reach which is dotted with islands and offers generally protected sailing waters and a stunning setting.
You must be 18 years and older and enjoy working with children; able to make lessons fun while setting appropriate boundaries and keeping kids safe around boats and the club. You need to have expertise sailing and racing a variety of small boats including 420s and Optis (or similar) and experience and comfort handling Whaler-type motor boats. US Sailing Small Boat Level 1 Instructor certification encouraged, but not required. If you do not have it, we may help pay for you to get it before the season begins
2 Rollins st