January 24, 2018
 South Freeport, ME
3:50 AM / 4:13 PM
10:00 AM / 10:22 PM
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  • Harraseeket Yacht Club is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced sailing director to join us for the 2018 season!

    (News, YSP News - 13th December, 2017)

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    YOUTH SAILING DIRECTOR

    South Freeport

    The Harraseeket Yacht Club is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced sailing director to join us for the 2018 season!  HYC is a 250 member volunteer organization located on the Harraseeket River near the head of Casco Bay in Maine.  The club’s primary purpose is to encourage and promote the sport of boating and the science of seamanship and navigation, particularly through programs of instruction for young people.

    Job Requirements:

    • Oversee the club’s daily classes
    • Manage the clubs 7-8 Instructors/Jr Instructors
    • Interact and engaging with parents
    • Hire staff
    • Assist with off-season planning and curriculum development

     

    Qualifications:

    • Competitive sailing experience
    • Current sailing professional with strong skills US Sailing Small Boat Instructor Level 1 and Level 2 Certifications
    • Current Advanced First Aid and CPR/AED
    • Extensive instructional experience required (Optis and 420s)
    • Competency in day-to-day sailing fleet maintenance
    • Proven ability to organize and manage a comprehensive competency-based sailing program
    • Valid driver’s license, boat trailering experience if possible
    • Experience managing a staff ranging in age from high school through college
    • Experience working with and motivating children of kindergarten through high school ages and engaging with parents
    • Able to lead, prioritize, organize, delegate and communicate

    This position is from early June through the end of August.

    Please express your interest by contacting sailingprogram.hyc@gmail.com.