OUR MISSION

SBJSA is committed to making the joys of sailing & other watersports available to everyone, building lifelong boaters & fostering responsible eco-awareness & stewardship of our natural resource, Great Sodus Bay on Lake Ontario. 

 

Fun activities on the water are at the core of our educational/recreational programs & our community partnerships. Reaching out to both locals & visitors, including the underserved, we promote teamwork, leadership, community spirit, & healthy lives.   

  

SBJSA Inc.

7433 Clover Street

P.O. Box 117 , 

Sodus Point, NY 14555

Primary Phone: (315) 333-2079

Summer Phone: (315) 483-8883

Federal Tax Id:15-0585554

United Way : 2459

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SAILING INSTRUCTOR APPLICATION

The Sailing Instructor works under the direction and supervision Director of the Program. The Sailing Instructor is expected to provide sailing instruction that emphasizes safety, proper handling of equipment, skill development, and provides an enjoyable experience for all participants in a manner consistent with the goals of the SBJSA Board of Directors.

The candidate should be a leader who is highly organized and self-motivated with excellent communication skills. A large part of this position includes communicating with parents, members, sailors, and other staff respectfully and effectively.

Qualifications:

Must be at least 17 years of age 

  • Current CPR/AED Certificate

  • US Sailing Level I  (to be acquired by the second year of employment)

  • Current Standard First Aid

  • NYS Safe Boating Card

  • USSA Safe Sport Certificate

Must have at least one summer experience teaching in a sailing/swimming program.

Must have no felonious convictions, and no charges for child abuse, or endangering the well being of a minor.

Reports to: Program Director
Classification: Seasonal, full-time position
Dates of Employment: 6/24 - 8/16/2019
Compensation: Hourly, BOE

Offers of employment are contingent on passing a criminal background check. Job descriptions are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees in the position and are not intended to reflect all duties performed with the job.

Duties:

Specific duties include, but are not limited to the following:

 

1. Assist the Director of the Program in preparing a creative learning environment,

2. Prepare and teach daily sailing lessons on and off the water.

3. Demonstrate proper handling, care, and respect for all material, equipment, and facilities.

4. Be willing to carry out the duties assigned by the Director of the Program.

5. Contribute ideas and project enthusiasm and energy.

6. Supervise students to insure their safety and happiness.

7. Attend all staff meetings, clinics, and workdays as outlined by the Program Director.

8. Report any problems to the Director of the Program.

 

Offers of employment are contingent on passing a criminal background check. Job descriptions are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees in the position and are not intended to reflect all duties performed with the job.

NOTE:  The SBJSA Employee Expectations document and the SBJSA Youth Protection Policy document must be read and accepted by checking the box at the end of this application form. Click on button to view, read and acknowledge.