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Senior RYA Instructor, West Vancouver Canada

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This sailing opportunity expired on 26/02/2020. You may want to take a look at our current sailing opportunities instead.


Boat type

X-372 Sport

Financial arrangements

Paid position


March 2020 onwards

Travel expenses

Paid by crew


West Vancouver, Canada

Date posted



West Vancouver, Canada

Expiry date


Qualification level required (or equivalent)

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore




We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic, experienced Senior Instructor with a diversity of sailing experience in both cruising and racing. Based in West Vancouver, Canada we cruise and race all over the south coast of beautiful BC, Canada while training. This role is responsible for teaching RYA courses from Start Sailing through Yachtmaster Prep weeks, leading some adventure cruises, acting as first mate for distance races, and maintaining our two training yachts.
Minimum requirements:
RYA Yachtmaster Instructor with minimum 2 years teaching experience at this level
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore with valid commercial endorsements
University degree
Fluent in English
Substantial yacht maintenance experience
Eligible to work in Canada
Local sailing experience strongly preferred

This position is full time from March 1, 2020 with a starting annual salary up to $48,000 CAD depending on experience. Contact through this ad.