CANSail Instructor – Surrey Sailing Club

The Surrey Sailing Club is seeking trained or certified CANSail Instructors to work with our Learn to Sail programs for the 2020 season. We are one of the fastest-growing programs in Metro Vancouver. Our training fleet includes Club 420s, RS Fevas, and Optimists; in which we run a variety of courses for youth and adults. Our season runs from mid-April until October, with the bulk of our courses taking place in July and August. Start and end dates can be flexible.

We believe in creating a supportive and collaborative environment to enable our coaches to deliver a quality program to our students. We appreciate coaches who are dedicated, knowledgeable, and passionate about sailing. The ideal candidate is someone who can work with us, not just for us.


We offer competitive wages that are commensurate with experience. Free parking is available onsite, and easy public transportation is available nearby. Free instructor shirt “uniforms” are provided for daily work use. Our instructors are also encouraged to participate in club racing events. Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

Start Date(s) – May 1st, June 24th

End dates(s) – August 31st

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to:

Attn: Annette Zacher (Vice Commodore)