Sailing Director - Camp Favorite/Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts

 

Job Description

Key Responsibilities: Organizes, plans, schedules, and manages sailing program. Prepares, manages and evaluates a sailing curriculum that is progressive, skill based, and includes water based, land based, and inclement weather activities for all sailing levels and all ages. Maintains good public relations and healthy communication with campers, their parents, fellow staff, and the community, in person and online. Participates in pre-camp training, and assists in the opening and closing of camp. Maintains accurate, up to date records; submits reports and evaluations on time as requested. Actively participates in administrative responsibilities, decision-making, and support services as a member of the camp administration team. Supervises, supports, schedules, and evaluates sailing counselors. Works with Waterfront Director, Camp Directors, and other administrative staff to effectively schedule, coordinate, and supervise programs related to sailing and the waterfront and sailing staff including free sails and lunch sails. Works with unit staff to implement free sails and other non-instructional sailing events at camp. Ensures that sailing safety is enforced for anyone using sailboats or motor boats at camp. Cares for and repairs sail boats, motor boats, and other sailing related equipment at camp. Makes recommendations for professional repairs beyond skill level. Report any maintenance needs in a timely manner. Teaches sailing classes for campers in all various types of boats at camp both on Long Pond and Pleasant Bay. All other duties as assigned.

Apply by: June 17 2017

Details

Camp/Organization: Camp Favorite/Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts (ACA Accredited)

Location: Brewster, MA

Type of Position: Program Head

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $2750

Requirements

  • Familiar with Girl Scout program. 
  • Ability to work within the camp environment. 
  • Acceptance of all people and ability to work with girls and adults of various races, religions, and national origins. 
  • Experience teaching sailing to children and teenagers. 
  • Experience working with children ages 7-17. 
  • Ability to supervise peers.

Experience

Previous experience instructing sailing to children and teenagers

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Molly Clark

208 Crowells Bog Road
Brewster MA 02631 

617-350-8335

http://www.gsema.org/en/camp/our-camps/favorite.html