Sail Newport Employment

Join the 2021 Team!

Sail Newport annually hires seasonal staff for our award winning sailing center in a variety of capacities:  instructors, coaches, dock office, operations, events and regatta management.

Most positions are for the June – August period, however, there are keelboat instructor positions that begin in April/May and run through September/November.

Please refer to the website for general info and to learn more about Sail Newport’s programs and services, or feel free to contact us directly with any specific questions regarding employment for 2021.

If you are interested in either/both a youth dinghy or keelboat instructor position, you need only complete one application. The Brenton Cove Racing Program Teams have a separate application.

Sail Newport’s Commitment to Diversity

Our commitment to inclusion across race, gender, age, religion, identity, and experience is the wind that fills our sails and drives us forward every day.  As the leader in community sailing, we promote greater diversity and inclusion within the sport of sailing through increasing pathways to recreational and competitive sailing for individuals from all backgrounds.

Who to contact

For available sailing instructor, dock office and operations positions, contact Kim Hapgood.

Phone: (401) 846-1983
Email: kim.hapgood@sailnewport.org

For available race coach (RIOT, BCRP C420, Opti & Laser) positions, contact Nick Ewenson.

Phone: (401) 846-1983
Email: nick.ewenson@sailnewport.org