Year Round Sailing Director with Heavy Coaching Focus

Venice Youth Boating Association
1330 Tarpon Center DR
Venice, FL 34285
United States

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Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Level 2 Background Check
Housing Provided
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description


Venice Youth Boating Association, Inc. a 501(c)(3) non-profit in beautiful Venice, Florida is seeking a Full-Time, Year-Round Sailing Director. This position reports directly to our executive director who oversees all aspects of our sailing programs. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

· Supervising and managing coaching Staff

· Managing and running weekly race practices

· Attending and coaching at regattas

· Generating logistical plans for regattas, scrimmages, and year-round sailing programs

· Managing all fleet maintenance for the program

Our school year program consists of Club Race teams, an adventure sail program, a High School Sailing Team, and learn to sail programs. Our summer program consists of weeklong learn to sail camps in various forms. We typically have 40-50 sailors over the school year across all our School Year Programs and 150-200 sailors over the Summer Learn to Sail season.

The VYBA is located on an island with easy access from the dock to three local bays and an inlet to the Gulf of Mexico.

Job Requirements
-Minimum US Sailing Level 1 Small Boat Instructor Certified (Level 2 or 3 preferred)
-Be authorized to work in the United States
-NASBLA for the State of Florida
-Current First Aid, CPR, AED Certified
-Current SafeSport Certified
-Able to Pass a State of Florida Level 2 Background Check
-Current and Valid Driver's License
-Experience working on and maintaining a fleet of small dinghy sailboats
-Experience planning a regatta/being on race committee
-Safety Oriented
-A Good Role Model for Youth
-Passionate about Sailing
-Team Player
-Able to Lift and Move Small Sailboats on Dollies
-Logistical and Management Experience
-Capabale of towing 12Klb trailers

Compensation is subject to experience and certification
Venice Youth Boating Association
1330 Tarpon Center DR
Venice FL 34285
United States

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