Sailing Instructor Resume Samples

A Sailing Instructor takes responsibility for teaching clients how to sail using boats and yachts. Daily work tasks that are listed on the Sailing Instructor Resume include the following – teaching safety techniques, delivering lessons, offering advice on boat handling, grading tests, maintaining attendance records, reporting about boat accidents and damages; teaching on safe boat handling and sailing theory to children and adults; developing and following lesson plans, taking responsibility for notifying students on any changes in class times; and carrying out other duties as needed.

To excel in this role, the following skills are needed – leadership skills; instructional skills; organization and planning skills; first aid knowledge and patience; sailing abilities, knowledge and respect for the rules and regulations set forth by the committee, familiarity with the center’s risk management plan, and the ability to predict weather conditions and make-up dates. Eligible resumes make a display of a professional training program and several years of sailing experience.

Sailing Instructor Resume example

Sailing Instructor Resume

Objective : To secure a position as a Sailing Instructor where I can effectively: apply my education, training, and professional work experience to contribute to the institution's development, productivity, and profitability.

Skills : Certified in CPR, Certified SCUBA Rescue Diver, Agility, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    1. Taught safety, boat handling and sailing theory to children and adults who are beginning and intermediate sailors.
    2. Developed and followed lesson plans that include dry land and on-the-water drills and inclement weather activities.
    3. Empathy for the students and be able to adapt to their individual needs.
    4. Responsible for sign-in / sign-out records for all campers, reporting all camper injuries and boat damage.
    5. Performed Care and maintenance of boats and the facility including set up at the beginning of the season and preparing boats for storage at the end. 
    6. Provided general and on-shore assistance to users and monitor users on the water and provide on-the-water assistance and/or rescue as situations dictate. 
    7. Maintained and cleaned the docks, boats, and grounds before and after class
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.A. In English


Sailing Instructor Resume

Summary : Dedicated, enthusiastic, and results-oriented individual with over 3 years of experience as a Sailing Instructor. Proven success in the areas of project management, training, education, customer service, and hospitality.

Skills : Basic Water Safety, CPR, Leadership Skills.

Description :

    1. Helped teach children the basic sailing skills necessary to become experienced sailors. 
    2. Worked as a sailing instructor for a youth summer sailing camp.
    3. Taught children all the aspects of sailing.
    4. Drove and maintained small motorboats as well as sailboats.
    5. Developed, implemented, and lead introductory sailing courses for all ages as well as assisted with Commonwealth boater safety courses.
    6. Taught summer sailing classes to disabled children and children under 8 in a day camp setting.
    7. Managed high stress and unpredictable situations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Recreation


Sailing Instructor Resume

Summary : Responsible for developing the daily lesson plans for their respective classes and make full and constructive use of the time scheduled for classes, and show creativity and excitement with their classes to the best of their ability.

Skills : Certified in CPR, Time Management Skills, Organized.

Description :

    1. Utilized a unique combination of classroom and on the water instruction, to efficiently instruct novice and experienced sailors.
    2. Redesigned previously established methods in use by the sailing school, and produced new curriculum to increase student success.
    3. Lead outdoor tours, adventure ocean sails, captained snorkel trips, blue water excursions.
    4. Ran weekly races, and handled boat rentals and guest relations.
    5. Responsible for maintenance and repair, including painting, fiberglass work, electrical, and sail repair.
    6. Strengthened sailing school and guest relationships to expand guest satisfaction and increase school revenue.
    7. Collaborated with other team members on special projects and events.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A. In English

Sailing Instructor Resume

Objective : Dedicated and goal-oriented Sailing Instructor. An accommodating and versatile individual willing to develop inspiring motivational activities for success. Effective communication skills to foster meaningful relationships with children, adults, colleagues, and community.

Skills : Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Social Perceptiveness.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the safety and transportation of students.
    2. Trained new employees.
    3. Collaborated with a team of instructors to create a sailing curriculum for students ages 6-16.
    4. Provided individualized coaching for specific students to take them to the next level of sailing proficiency. 
    5. Developed a strong work ethic and a positive attitude. 
    6. Delivered exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner.
    7. Taught children and adults how to sailboats.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    High School Diploma

    Sailing Instructor Resume

    Objective : To apply and advance my interpersonal and administrative skills in a full or part-time position. Eagerly pursue a career with a company where I can grow and excel.

    Skills : Customer Service, Time Management, Service Orientation.

    Description :

      1. Worked with people who have had physical and mental disabilities. 
      2. Co-taught over 80 kids to sail per summer.
      3. Introduced innovative ways to teach children how to sail.
      4. Taught children ages 1-21 how to sail, race, and about weather conditions as it affects sailing. 
      5. Followed course curriculum as designed.
      6. Responsible for all landside and on-the-water aspects of the conduct of their classes.
      7. Responsible for insuring that the safety boats have the necessary and required safety and teaching equipment, before going out on the water.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

    Sailing Instructor Resume

    Summary : Seeking the position of Sailing Instructor, responsible for providing sailing instruction that emphasizes safety, proper handling of equipment, skill development, and provides an enjoyable experience for all participants.

    Skills : Negotiation, Customer and Personal Service, Dependability.

    Description :

      1. Coordinated and led waterfront activities and managed sailboats.
      2. Taught sailing to kids 8+ and gave recommendations about their skill level.
      3. Instructed children ages five to eighteen how to properly Sail.
      4. Taught racing classes to junior sailors at this first-class operation.
      5. Relayed to kids the importance of safety, racing techniques, seamanship, and sportsmanship.
      6. Traveled with them and their families to regattas held throughout the midwest.
      7. Became very comfortable with, and highly skilled at driving boats.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      BA In Environmental Studies

      Sailing Instructor Resume

      Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Sailing Instructor and inspiration to those around me.

      Skills : Leadership, Stress Tolerance, Attention to Detail.

      Description :

        1. Operated engine throttles and steering mechanisms in order to guide boats on desired courses.
        2. Organized and directed the activities of crew members.
        3. Led all beginner, intermediate, and advanced sailing programs.
        4. Coached the Advanced Racing Class and organized regattas for the Travel Race Team.
        5. Participated in increasing the interest of sailing as a sport and hobby within young sailors.
        6. Assisted in daily classes to maintain a high level of education for the students.
        7. Organized the facility and equipment to create a safe environment for daily classes.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      HS Diploma

      Sailing Instructor Resume

      Summary : Seeking an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

      Skills : Analytical Thinking, Social Orientation, People Skills.

      Description :

        1. Performed daily sailing drills to increase campers' knowledge of wind patterns and correct techniques to maximize performance on the water. 
        2. Performed lifeguard duties and ensure guest safety
        3. Organized with the land sport supervisor the monitoring of all pool areas in the resort according to company standards and procedures.
        4. Coordinated workload and task distribution with the other lifeguards.
        5. Updated posting and signage information when needed.
        6. Respected the standards of the resort in particular those on pool safety and hygiene.
        7. Implemented corrective actions when necessary.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Diploma

      Sailing Instructor Resume

      Objective : Motivated and highly productive Sailing Instructor with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

      Skills : Critical Thinking, Problem Solving Skills, People Skills.

      Description :

        1. Welcomed guests and taught sailing courses to guests at all levels.
        2. Prepared theoretical and practical classes adapted to the needs and levels of all attendees.
        3. Organized and animated competitions (regattas).
        4. Setup the sailing area and prepare boats and activities for the day.
        5. Assisted in training programs and determine areas of opportunity.
        6. Provided excellent customer service and answer any questions guests and employees may have.
        7. Ensured equipment is in good condition and works with the repair team when needed.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      HS Diploma

      Sailing Instructor Resume

      Summary : Highly qualified Sailing Instructor with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

      Skills : Communication Skills, Time Management Skills, Social Perceptiveness.

      Description :

        1. Trained assistant instructors, developed and implemented curriculum, and prepared students for competitive race training.
        2. Organized and conducted special events, field trips, and races.
        3. Expanded student and club member enrollment.
        4. Revised testing procedures to reduce student fears and generate significantly improved student progress.
        5. Assisted in regular equipment maintenance and implemented refurbishment programs to significantly reduce expenditures.
        6. Supervised over 20 instructors and over 140 students, directing instructors in situations requiring all manners of problem-solving. 
        7. Dealt with communicating with many children and parents.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      GED