Wet Pants Sailing Association seeks applications for Sailing Instructors, Junior Instructors in Training and a Head Instructor or Head Race Coach for our 8-week (6/28 - 8/20) Summer Program, on Long Island, NY for youth and adults. This is full time (some P/T may be available for Instructors), weekdays only. Get weekends off! We do start a week earlier to prepare for students. We are located in Sayville, on the south shore's Great South Bay. Our fleet includes: Opti/Optimist, Mercury, Flying Scot, Sunfish and 15-17' center console power boats.
Head Instructor or Head Race Coach wanted for 8-week summer program including Friday youth GSBYRA racing. Please tell us your personal sailing and racing history and list certifications. Some transportation is needed for some Friday offsite races.
Instructors wanted to add to our fantastic team to teach youth and adult lessons on our fleet and from our power boats. Please have excellent sailing and powerboat skills and a love for sailing. Let us know your abilities and please have a Level 1 Certification.
Junior Instructors wanted to learn the ropes and assist our Instruction team. Please have a strong sailing background and an interest in learning and advancing towards your certification to become a full Instructor.
Our fun learn-to-sail programs teach students (ages 8 through adult) from beginner to advanced skill levels to become safe independent recreational or competitive racing sailors, with good sportsmanship. Join us!
Safety during Covid is critical - applicants should be willing to uphold all WPSA safety protocols to keep our staff, students and members safe including wearing and enforcement of mask or gaiter over the nose and mouth for all.