At Courageous Sailing Center, we run an intensive Instructor in Training program for a diversified group of Boston teens ages 15-17. We have 22 students in three different sailing and teaching levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. Other than sailing and instructor skills, our IITs also study teambuilding, career development, and environmental education.

Oversee all IITs and IIT program staff (22 students, up to 12 staff)
Make sure all students and staff adhere to the designated schedule
Organize and chaperone camping trips, BBQs, race nights, and other fun events for IITs throughout the summer
Complete MWBLP for all IITs and staff
Distribute evaluation surveys
Attend all 4 days of staff orientation
Attend staff meetings
Be a cooperative member of the Youth Program staff
Maintain a fun, positive, friendly atmosphere for your students
Instill a sense of respect and safety for the Courageous fleet, Boston Harbor, and for each person

Bachelor's degree or currently in school for High School education, outdoor education
3-5 years experience teaching teens
2-3 years team management experience
Passion for working with urban teens
Commitment to creating a positive IIT team
Current First Aid/CPR certification
Positive and enthusiastic attitude
Outstanding communication and team management skills
Excellent references