Sailing Coach

The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania

  • Sandy Bay Tasmania Australia
  • Full Time
  • Up to $80,000 pa
26 Aug 2022
Applications 0


The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania is a leading Yacht Club with over 1700 members located in Hobart, Tasmania.  The Club provides a range of facilities and services to its members and guests including a marina with over 200 berths, slipway and storage facilities, trailer boat launching facilities and hard stand, function rooms with capacity for over 400 people and a back bar bistro.  The Club is an accredited “Discover Sailing” training centre, provides tackers and junior sailing programs as well as a year-round racing program. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic motivated and experienced person to own the position of sailing coach and who is available during the peak sailing season which runs from  September to May.

Essential requirements and attributes include

  • Sailing coaching or instructing experience
  • Experience in youth or Olympic class sailing dinghies
  • Enthusiasm and energy for coaching young children
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Ability to work independently as well as a member of a team
  • Focus on safety with the ability to anticipate potential hazards and risks
  • Successful completion of the Australian Sailing ‘Sailing Coach’ Course or equivalent
  • Current First aid certificate
  • Current Driver’s licence
  • Current Motorboat licence

What we offer

  • Full time position
  • Friendly club environment
  • Flexible working environment
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Great location
  • Competitive salary
  • Free parking
  • The ability to grow and broaden knowledge and experience
  • Travel opportunities as part of Club regatta support

Creating a diverse and inclusive workplace

We welcome and encourage applications from women as well as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, mature workers, LGBTI+ people and people from different cultural backgrounds.

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria

  • National Police / Criminal History Check

Application Instruction

To apply for the position, please forward a cover letter briefly addressing why you would be a great candidate for this role, current resume and response to the selection criteria contained in the position description and forward to s.ball@ryct.org.au by COB on 26 August, 2022.

To obtain a copy of the position description, please email Sonia Lewis, Executive Assistant at s.lewis@ryct.org.au

To discuss the role, please contact Sue Ball, General Manager on 03 6223 4599 or via email s.ball@ryct.org.au.

Sue Ball

(03) 6223 4599

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