Tod's Point Sailing School Sailing Instructors

Greenwich Sailing School Inc
7 Tod's Driftway PO Box 675
Old Greenwich, CT 06870
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Housing Provided
From $18.00 To $30.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Summer Only
Work Schedule
Summer Only
No Travel

Job Description

Tod’s Point Sailing School is a nonprofit community sailing program based in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. We are located in the historic Chimes Building in Greenwich Point Park where we teach enduring sailing and boating skills along with a deep respect for the marine environment with priorities on safety and fun. Our new fleet acquired in 2022, is made up of RS Quests, RS Zests, RS Teras, RS 14 Cats and RS 16 Cats. Our annual Junior enrollment for ages 8 through 17 is over 300 students and our Adult enrollment is over 100 students. Multiple Core courses encompass Basic through Advanced sailing and a series of Specialty courses include Racing Techniques and Catamaran Sailing. Private Lessons are also offered.

Responsibilities include preparation and execution of daily lesson plans for classroom and on-the-water instruction following established curriculum guidelines, boat safety inspections, student evaluations, and daily program safety. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be safety conscious, have strong sailing skills, and a passion for teaching.

Our Sailing Program operates from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, seven days a week. We offer flexible start and end dates along with flexible weekly scheduling.

Pay Range $18.00 to $30.00 based on experience.

Job Requirements
- For Head Instructor - 3+ years working at a Sailing Program
- For Instructors - US Sailing Instructor (Or Equivalent) - minimum of Level 1
- CPR & First Aid certified
- SafeSport certified
- Chase boat operation proficiency – NASBLA Certificate
- Basic boat maintenance and repair skills
- Passionate about sailing, teaching and working with kids and adults
- Responsible, reliable and self-motivated
- Strong teamwork and communication skills
- Must be able to maintain a fun and engaging learning environment
William King
Tod's Driftway PO Box 675
Old Greenwich CT 06870
United States
Greenwich Sailing School Inc William King
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