The Richmond County Yacht Club (RCYC) is hiring Sailing Instructors for the 2021 season.

Richmond County Yacht Club
142 Mansion Ave
Staten Island, NY 10308
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Housing Provided
From $15.00
Per Hour
No Travel

Job Description

 The Richmond County Yacht Club (RCYC) is hiring Sailing Instructors for the 2021 season.  The Richmond County Yacht Club is located in Staten Island, New York, which is only a short distance from Manhattan.

RCYC operates one of the highest quality junior sailing programs in New York CityRCYC is located at a wonderful sailing location, in the very well protected Harbor of Great Kills to the East of Raritan Bay. Great Kills Harbor is an ideal location for children to learn sailing in a safe and fun environment.


For the position of 420 and Optimist Instructor, we are seeking experienced and enthusiastic college and/or high school-aged sailors. One design racing experience is required. Our team provides instruction for students ages 8-17 in Club 420s and Optimist sailboats. Instructors are responsible for the care of the students and the boats.


Benefits of being part of the RCYC Team:

• Our comprehensive curriculum provides you with lessons, drills, and activities that have been developed and tested with success. Your input and experience is invaluable when planning and implementing new lessons.

• More of your time can then be focused on the development of your sailors and fostering teamwork!

• Competitive pay—commensurate with experience.

• Close proximity to New York City and the ability to participate in its active racing scene.

To apply send resume and cover letter to Tim Mahoney at



Job Requirements
Exceptional knowledge of sailboat racing skills.
• 1-3yrs of sailing instruction experience.
• Exceptional organizational and communication skills.
• Motivational, energetic and outgoing personality.
• Ability to build teams and successfully interact with people from multiple generations.
• US Sailing Level 1 or 2 certification preferred

• Current CPR certified
Timothy Mahoney
142 Mansion Ave
Staten Island NY 10308
United States
Richmond County Yacht Club Timothy Mahoney

View Count 1,321