CANSail 5-6 Instructor – Royal Vancouver Yacht Club

Position Title: Summer Sailing Instructor CANSail 5-6
Job Description and Responsibilities:
The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club is seeking CANSail instructors to work in our Laser,
Feva and 29er programs. These positions would be responsible for implementing and
teaching the CANSail 5-6 curriculum within our summer Junior Training Program during
July and August of 2020. The ideal candidate will execute prepared and dynamic onwater
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 5-6 Trained or Certified
• Current Standard First Aid with CPR-C and AED
• PCOC Certification
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.
Please submit applications with cover letter and resume to:
Emma Lewis
Thank you in advance for your application; only candidates selected for interviews will
be contacted.