Schools Seeking Instructors

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FacilityFlorida Sailing & Cruising School
LocationCape Coral, FL
ASA Levels101, 103, 104, 105, 106
Contact NameBarb Hansen
Contact Phone(239) 257-2788
NotesWe are looking for a part-time Captain with ASA and power boating experience. We are located at the Westin Hotel Resort in Cape Coral, near Fort Myers, Florida. We are celebrating 33 years in business this summer. Please contact Barb Hansen for additional information.
Posted On05/27/2017
FacilitySeaforth Boat Rentals
LocationSan Diego, CA
ASA LevelsAll
Contact NameAmy Parker
Contact Phone(619) 223-7584
NotesWe are looking for passionate sailing instructors to join our team! We are looking for ASA Certified Instructors for current and future sailing courses. We hold courses year-around and our courses are taught mostly over weekends. USCG Captain’s License is highly preferred as well as the ability to create an informative, safe, fun and supportive learning environment. Please send your resume to
Posted On05/27/2017
FacilityAfterguard Sailing Academy
LocationOakland, CA
ASA Levels201, 203, 204, 214, 206, 210
Contact NameMary SwiftSwan
Contact Phone(510) 535-1954
NotesLooking for an instructor to join our team. Courses taught mostly over weekends with occasional weekday schedules. Memorial Day through mid October is the busiest time but courses keep a steady flow all year. Teaching from Central Basin in Oakland and Treasure Island. Ability to help with fleet updates and restoration projects or office skills a plus.
Posted On05/16/2017
FacilityVirgin Island Sailing School
LocationSt. Thomas, VI
ASA Levels201-205 + 214
Contact NameScott Dempster
Contact Phone3402447314 / 805 850 8135
NotesVirgin Island Sailing School is seeking an ASA Certified Instructor for current (and future) sailing season(s) (November-early August). Live aboard Instructors preferred but not essential. USCG Captain’s License and current CPR certification is essential. Also the ability to foster a knowledgeable, safe, fun and supportive learning environment. Any instructor with an enthusiastic attitude and adventurous streak is urged to contact us NOW.. Please send your resume to
Posted On05/08/2017
FacilityAmerican Sailing Academy
LocationWestbrook, CT
Contact NameTerry Leahy
Contact Phone(860) 608-1393
Posted On05/05/2017
FacilitySouth Portland Sailing Center
LocationSouth Portland, ME
ASA Levels201,203,204
Contact NameKyle Jacobs
Contact Phone(207) 210-3560
NotesBusy summer location. Need Instructors for various classes through out the summer. We teach daily intro to sailing classes as well as doing day charters on top of our ASA curriculum. Merchant Mariner Credential with sailing endorsement required.
Posted On05/05/2017
FacilityAmerican Sailing Academy at Key Largo
LocationKey Largo, Florida Keys, FL
ASA LevelsAny
Contact NameGary Flannelly
Contact Phone(305) 587-3205
NotesWe are looking for someone to fill the position of Director at the American Sailing Academy in Key Largo, FL. Duties will include interacting with and booking potential students (sales), assigning instructors to classes, supervising the maintenance of boats in the fleet, collecting and depositing tuition, delivery of instructional materials, maintaining electronic and hard copy records, in short, everything it takes to keep a school running and growing. Our instructors hold certifications from just 201 to 201,203,204,205,206,207,210,211,214,218,and 222. All are licensed captains and drug testing consortium members. The school is located on the grounds of an "old Keys" sailing resort in Key Largo. The Director is also responsible for booking sailboat rentals and bare-boat and captained charters. We have just purchased an all sailboat marina and are growing fast. We believe that having the right people on the team is the single most important factor in the success of a business so we are very selective in who we bring aboard. If you think you might be a fit, send us a résumé and let's discuss it.
Posted On05/04/2017
LocationThalang, Phuket
ASA LevelsASA 204
Contact NameRob Williams
Contact Phone(667) 631-1615
NotesWe need a full-time ASA Instructor in Phuket Thailand for a minimum of 12 months. For details please contact us on
Posted On05/03/2017
FacilityHonolulu Sailing
LocationKewalo Harbor, Honolulu hi
ASA Levels106
Contact NameMichael Mickelwait
Contact Phone(808) 239-3900
NotesLooking for an instructor with blue water experience for skippering and teaching students in our Hawaiian waters. Live aboard is an option with no charge
Posted On05/02/2017
FacilitySpinnaker Sailing School
LocationRedwood City, CA
ASA LevelsOFFICE - ASA 101
Contact NameRich Ferrari
Contact Phone(650) 363-1390
NotesLOOKING FOR SOMEONE TO WORK IN THE SCHOOL/CLUB/MARINA OFFICE - SAT - WEDNESDAY 9 - 5. Support person to assist with Booking students, signing up club members, schedule instructors, preparing charter forms, light computer work, marina applications and more. A casual and relaxed work environment. Contact Rich at 650 363-1390
Posted On04/28/2017
FacilitySailing Adventure Academy
LocationDayton, MT
ASA Levels101, 103,104 and 105
Contact NameGenevieve
Contact Phone(406) 207-2408
NotesSailing Adventure Vacations is looking for a part time instructor to teach 101, 103, 104 and 105 in Dayton, Montana. 104 and 105 not required. Our fleet is composed of a combination of Capri22 and Cal 27 monohulls. We are looking for freelance Captains/instructors for the 2017 charter season (June – September) that are personable and enjoy sharing their love of sailing with our charter clients and well as students. Ideally, applicants live in the Flathead area, or be able to commute. Candidates must be comfortable sailing our boats without any assistance. Please contact us even if you have limited availability, we have flexible scheduling. Flathead Lake in Northwest Montana is 28 miles long, 15 miles wide and bordered by beautiful mountains. It is the largest natural freshwater lake west of the Great Lakes. Given its sheer size and proximity to the mountains, winds on Flathead Lake are mostly predictable and make for amazing sailing experiences. Must have a passion for sailing, the environment and working with all ages and ability levels. • Must have a positive, FUN, enthusiastic and flexible attitude. • Must possess strong problem solving skills and an ability to adapt to changing program needs depending on weather, number of students, number of boats, etc. • Must be at least 18 years of age. Training Available. No phone calls. Please email resume with 2 references to
Posted On04/24/2017
FacilitySail Buzzards Bay
LocationFairhaven, MA
ASA Levels
Contact NameReda Veitas-Limantas
Contact Phone(617) 212-8040
NotesSmall ASA sailing school and sailing charter company In Fairhaven Massachusetts looking for a sailing school instructors and charter captains for the 2017 season. Candidates must have a USCG OUPV license and able to sail our boats without assistance. Please respond with your resume and sailing experience. Feel free to contact us and do not hesitate to ask any questions you may have.
Posted On04/19/2017
FacilitySwain Sailing School
ASA Levels204
Contact NameEmma Paull
Contact Phone(284) 541-0613
NotesLooking for instructors to teach 103/104 in May and June from 2-4 weeks. For BVI work permit reasons prefer people with STCW however not essential.
Posted On04/11/2017
FacilityLiberty Sailing School of Philadelphia
ASA LevelsASA 101, ASA 103
Contact NameCaptain Steven Mink
Contact Phone(215) 393-7833
NotesLiberty Sailing School is located downtown Philadelphia, ASA 101 instructor needed, Part time position, Boat maintenance opportunity available. Free parking is available
Posted On04/06/2017
FacilityCruise Annapolis
LocationAnnapolis, MD
ASA Levels
Contact NameEmma Graham
Contact Phone(443) 949-9481
NotesAnnapolis charter fleet and sailing school Looking for ASA certified captains/instructors for the upcoming charter season. Multiple part time positions available. Please send resumes to No Phone calls
Posted On04/03/2017