Apr 18, 2018, 10:53 AM
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Port Washington Yacht Club is seeking a creative, well organized, individual who is eager to share their knowledge and love of sailing and racing with our Adult Sailing Program
Sailing Instructor - Port Washington Yacht Club
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Waterfront Program Adult Sailing Instructor. This “hands on role”will work in a key capacity to support the Club in the following areas:
Liaison with Club Chair and Volunteer Committee to actively participate in the promotion of all training, social and competitive sailing activities undertaken by the club.
Assist with light maintenance of fleet and equipment in season
Assist with the rigging of boats to get ready for the season and to assist in the winterizing of boats to get ready for winter season
Supervise Tuesday evening race instruction, racing rules and strategy in Adult Sailing Program, specifically on Ideal 18’s.
Supervise Ladies Wednesday Sailing on Ideal 18's
Schedule sailing lessons with adults on Ideal 18, but not limited to Ideals. Should have some knowledge of Catamarans and Lasers.
All Sailing Instructors staff members are expected to be responsible, safety conscious, exhibit strong sailing skills, and communicate well with club members.
Applicant must demonstrate the following level of experience:
Knowledge of, but not limited to, Ideal 18’s, Catamarans, and Lasers
A capacity to work unsupervised to deliver the requirements of instruction and maintenance.
Knowledge of racing rules, strategy and able to demonstrate to Adults in Sailing Program.Applicant must have:
A sense of humor
US Sailing Level 1 Certification
US Safe Sailing Power Boat Certification
The Season will run Mid June through Mid Sept for approximately 20 weeks.
Hours to be determined
Salary is competitive and based on a minimum of 2 years sailing instruction experience.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule and appointment.