2023 Summer Sailing Instructor – Nanaimo Yacht Club

2023 Summer Sailing Instructor – Nanaimo Yacht Club


2023 Summer Sailing Instructor – Nanaimo Yacht Club


For the summer of 2023 we are looking to fill Sailing Instructor positions for our CANSail dinghy courses. The successful applicant will be required to start June 26 (for those starting on June 26 there will be a mandatory training day prior to starting).  June will consist of one training day and the beginning of summer camps, July and August you will be expected to work 35 to 40 hours a week.



You must be available until September 1, 2023. Hours may include evenings and weekends as required.

You will report directly to the School Manager.



Full Job Description Here!



Qualification requirements.

  • Trained or Certified to CANSail instructor.
  • CANSail instructor membership in good standing for 2023.
  • Pleasure Craft Operator Card
  • Standard First Aid with CPR C
  • CANSail Safety Boat Certificate
  • VHF certificate



Personal requirements.

Candidates must have a mature attitude, be a team player and willing to take on responsibility. Our instructors are required to have a friendly, trustworthy and honest personality. Must be able to follow club procedures and maintain a professional standard at all times.



Wages and benefits.

You will be paid a competitive hourly wage depending on qualifications and experience + a $1 per hour season end performance bonus + 4% holiday pay. Staff t-shirts and sweaters are provided. NYC junior members and staff can use our fleet of Club owned 420’s, kayaks, stand up paddleboards and keelboats.



To apply please send your resume and cover letter/email to sailtraining@nanaimoyc.ca byMarch 15th, 2023.