Youth Sailing Program Manager and Head Opti Coach

9/8/2021
Airwaves Editor

Lakewood Yacht Club offers a unique Youth Sailing Program, with a wide variety of opportunities for children of all ages. Achieving prominence as one of the top yacht club programs in the United States, our youth sailors (the Seahorses) participate in the Texas Sailing Association Series as well as National and International Regattas worldwide. With programs that offer year-round fun for members and guests alike, our summer sailing camps, Learn-to Sail and Advanced Racing classes, there is something for every young aspiring sailor at Lakewood Yacht Club.

This position has been created at Lakewood to take our Youth Sailing to the next level. The individual that fills this role will have full control over the development of all youth sailors as they progress through the fleets and grow with experience. A truly visionary position, this person will ensure consistency within the program by managing all youth coaches and curriculum required to support sailor progression.

The individual will also have a primary duty as Head Opti Coach, focusing their efforts on high performance level sailors and training. As Head Opti Coach, they must coordinate with junior level coaches to make sure entry and intermediate level sailors have appropriate on and off the water instruction and support.

Lakewood Yacht Club will support the employment VISA (work permit) process for qualified individuals that may be of foreign nationality.

For more information, and to apply, please see the full JOB AD HERE