2024 Summer CANSail Instructor – Nanaimo Yacht Club Sailing School

2024 Summer CANSail Instructor – Nanaimo Yacht Club Sailing School

The Nanaimo Yacht Club Sailing School is seeking two (2) trained or certified CANSail Instructors to work with our CanSail
program for the 2024 Summer season (July to August). Our training fleet include: 420s, Taz’s, and Optimists; in which we
run a variety of courses for youth between 5 and 18 years old. We believe in creating a supportive, safe, and collaborative
environment to enable our coaches to deliver a quality program to our students.


Full Job Description Here!


Role and Responsibilities:
– Run a class of maximum 6 students on land and on-water
– Creating and executing appropriate lesson plans
– Ensuring the safety of all students and staff at all times
– Class and boat prep, including coach boats


– Minimum of CANSail 4-5 Instructor Trained or Certified
– Pleasure Craft Operators Card
– First Aid & CPR C Certification
– Coach Boat Safety course
– 1 season of coaching experience preferred but not required
– Ability to work the complete summer without time off/vacation
– Legally eligible to work in Canada


We offer competitive wages that are commensurate with experience. Free parking is available onsite, and easy public
transportation is available nearby. Work is Monday to Friday 8:30am to 3:30pm, with weekends off.


Please send digital resume and copies of certifications to sailtraining@nanaimoyc.ca.