Job Posting

Sailing Instructor

Camp Wanapitei is looking for an individual with lots of initiative and enthusiasm to head up our small and mighty sailing program.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age as of June 22, 2022
  • Experience working in a camp setting or with children and youth
  • Must have current Bronze Cross certification or higher, NLS preferred
  • First Aid and CPR qualifications
  • Must have experience with sailing – we sail Laser Picos and Qubas
  • Creativity and Initiative
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Police Reference Check
  • Pleasure Craft Operator card and experience driving a motor boat is preferred.


  • Create lesson plans for teaching sailing to different age groups
  • Work with the Program Director to schedule sailing lessons for campers.
  • Inspect sailing equipment daily – do minor repairs – report problems with equipment promptly
  • Help in other areas of camp life when not teaching sailing.
  • Keep records of sailing instruction
  • Complete incident, emergency and/ or injury reports when necessary
  • Complete a year-end report with information about the 2022 sailing program, instruction log, lessons plans and also suggestions for up-coming summers

Contract:  June 22nd to August 29th (shorter contract may be available)

Interested applicants please send cover letter and resume to:


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