Summer Sailing Instructor – Royal Van YC

Job Description and Responsibilities:

The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club is seeking trained or certified CANSail instructors to
work in our Optimist and RS Feva programs. These positions would be responsible for
implementing and teaching the CANSail 1-4 curriculum within our summer Junior
Training Program during July and August of 2019. The ideal candidate will execute
prepared and dynamic on-water sessions that follow the CANSail Instructor Manual, hold
daily briefs and de-briefs with their students, and provide weekly lesson-plan summaries
and sailor progress reports to the lead instructor.

Position Requirements:
• Previous experience volunteering with a sailing or sports program, or experience
working with children between the ages of 4 and 13.
• CANSail 1-2 and/or 3-4 Trained or Certified
• Current Standard First Aid with CPR-C and AED
• PCOC Certification

Compensation:
We offer competitive wages that commensurate with experience. Free parking is
available onsite, shirt “uniforms” are provided for daily work use, and lunch is provided
each day, as well as coffee/tea and fountain beverages.

Please submit applications with cover letter and resume to:
Emma Lewis – optiteam@royalvan.com

Thank you in advance for your application; only candidates selected for interviews will
be contacted.