Situations Vacant - YNZ Volvo Sailing…Have a Go! central region instructor


Yachting New Zealand are looking for a qualified sailing instructor in the central region for the 2018/2019 Volvo Sailing…Have a Go! programme.

The central region involves travel from Waikato to Wellington. This is a contract position from early October 2018 until the end of April 2019 (with the possibility of extending into May 2019).

Volvo Sailing…Have a Go! is all about giving children the opportunity to experience the thrills and spills of sailing. Therefore, a creative, fun and energetic person who has experience teaching children the basics of sailing is a must. 

This a very fun and fulfilling role, giving more than 1000 kids a chance to have a go at sailing while travelling the North Island. 

A willingness to travel away from home and an ability to self-manage are prerequisites.

We are looking for a coach/instructor who has a good depth of experience working with brand new sailors and has a proven track record of delivering safe and successful programmes.  

Please note that only people with sailing coaching qualifications/experience and a right to reside and work in New Zealand should apply.

More information about Volvo Sailing…Have a Go! is available online here.

Applications close September 28, 2018

For a job description or further information, please contact Danika (Volvo Sailing…Have a Go! coordinator) on danika@yachtingnz.org.nz or (09) 361 4020

Applications, preferably via email, should be sent to Danika Mowlem, danika@yachtingnz.org.nz

Post to PO Box 33 1487, Takapuna, Auckland 0740.

19 Sep 2018