Instructor Jobs

Organisation Position Start Date Information Contact
Available Instructor Qualified Sailing Instructor  Immediately

Also worked as Junior Sailing Shore Leader   


Phone: 086-2172873

Clontarf Yacht & Boat Club

Senior Instructor


Irish Sailing qualified Senior Instructor required.

Des Fitzgerald

Phone 087-9795083

Clontarf Yacht & Boat Club

Advanced Instructor


Irish Sailing qualified Advanced Instructor required.

Des Fitzgerald

Phone 087-9795083

Waterford Harbour Sailing Club, Dunmore East, Co. Waterford

Seek applicants from suitably qualified Senior Instructors or those who will complete their SI  course in advance of summer season 2019

3rd June 2019

Part time, 25 hours per week from 3rd-21st June. Full time 24th June-23rd August.

These dates are provisional at present, but will be confirmed early in 2019.

Please apply to

Sutton Dinghy Club

Sutton Dinghy Club invites applications from suitably qualified instructors for all levels of the SBSS for all or part of the 2019 season

10th June 2019

Our courses begin on 10th June and run to  30th August.

Please submit CV to or if you require further information call Hugh Gill at 01 8393135

Glandore Harbour Yacht Club

Irish Sailing Instructors  

2019 Season

Application and information here

Available Instructor - Conor Godsil

Senior Sailing & Senior Safety Boat Instructor with an Advanced Sailing endorsement        


Also kayak level 2 instructor Rec 4 Wilderness first aid

Wexford Harbour Boat & Tennis Club

Senior, Advanced and Dinghy Instructors

Senior Instructor Start Date June 25th 2019. Adv. Instructor Start Date July 2019

Enthusiastic, fun-loving Irish Sailing Qualified Instructors. Interviews, first week in March

All enquiries / applications to

Sligo Yacht Club & Mullaghmore Sailing Club

Senior Instructors and Dinghy Instructors

18th June 2019 All relevant certs - instructor cert, first aid and powerboat

Nikk Curran -

Lough Ree Yacht Club

Senior Instructors (SI),  Dinghy Instructors (DI) and Advanced Instructors (AI)

1st July 2019

Lough Ree Yacht Club is seeking appropriately qualified Instructors to instruct at our Junior Sailing Course (JSC) which runs from the 1st July to the 19th July

The Yacht Club is situated near Athlone at the South end of the lake.  The Club is a family oriented club located in a rural environment with Children & Instructors often over nighting on Campus, the Club has a marina for boats and also lends itself very well to camping.  There is also accommodation available locally in some of the members house if required/available.  

If you are interested in working at Lough Ree, please email:

Mayo Sailing Club

Mayo Sailing Club is currently looking to recruit a number of committed sailing instructors for 2019. We require active instructors with a positive attitude, complete professionalism, and a passion for sailing and fun.

1st July 2019

Instructors will be responsible for the improvement of the club’s Junior & Youth sailors, a role that is held in the highest regard by the club. Shore person will manage day to day running of courses with the Senior Instructor.

Apply on Junior Forms on the Mayo Sailing Club website here. Note you will need copies of your relevant certificates. 

Call our Junior Organiser Aisling on 087 3832938 or email for any further queries.

Interviews will be scheduled for 16/02/2019. 

Available Instructor

Qualified Dinghy Instructor    

1st April 2019

Contact Louis Clarke at

Galway Bay Sailing Club

Advanced Instructor    

Easter and Summer

Galway Bay Sailing Club are inviting applications for the position of Advanced Instructor (Dinghy) for their forthcoming Summer sailing courses for both Adult and Junior participants. 

Please send current CV including references to

Dunmore East Adventure Centre

Senior, Powerboat and Dinghy Instructors

16th May 2019

Looking for sailing/powerboat/lifeguards/multi activity instructors.

In-house training provided on our other activities.

Aine Knox

Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre

A Senior Sailing Instructor to work alongside our other SI's managing a busy fleet.

Dinghy Instructors

Paddle Sports Instructor with experience and qualifications on the sea,river or in Open Canoeing. We will accept someone with qualifications from either Canoeing Ireland, British Canoeing or ISKGA. A minibus license would be preferable. 

June to the end of August.

Kinsale Outdoor Education Centre is a very busy Centre with a wide variety of programs and courses on offer to all ages. We have long history of running high quality Sailing and Power boating training, we also offer expeditioning, Campcraft, Sea Kayaking, Surfing, River Kayaking, Coasteering, Orienteering, Environmental education and Rock climbing both on Cliff faces and on our new Mobile Wall.

Our Centre has had major re-investment and widening of our programs and opportunities. If you would like to work in a vibrant, developing Centre then please do get in touch.  Kinsale is a great area to come and live, work and explore for a season. There are many opportunities to gain further training and certification and take your Outdoor career further. 

Please send a copy of your CV and a cover email / letter to: alternatively if you would like to discuss the opportunities available you can phone the Centre at 021 4772896. The closing date for applications is Monday February 11th at 5pm.
Malahide Yacht Club

Senior and Dinghy Instructors for work at the Broadmeadows Dinghy Centre

June to August

If interested, please submit CV to the JAO and Centre Principle

Galway City Sailing Club

Senior Sailing Instructor    

June 17th to July 26th 2019

Senior Sailing Instructor wanted to run junior coaching and summer sailing camps for six weeks in Galway City Sailing Club. There would also be additional work available instructing Adults in the evenings and at the weekends. Senior Instructor rates will apply. Galway City Sailing Club is a young vibrant club in the heart of Galway City We can arrange accommodation at very reasonable rates for anyone applying from outside the area. 

Martin Roe (087)9916630 

KInsale Yacht Club

Advanced Instructor SBSS

1st July to 12th August 2019

Advanced Instructor to work in Kinsale Yacht Club for summer courses

John Stallard, email

Callaun Sailing Club

Senior Instructor

Easter and Summer

We are looking to receive applications as soon as possible so that we can plan for our Easter Camp.

Very competitive accommodation rates will be offered if necessary.

We have just completed building our new clubhouse which is very exciting time for all involved and attractive proposition for any potential senior instructor who wishes to benefit from the best of facilities in the Midwest Region.

Damian Hawkins 087-2232500

Lough Ree Yacht Club

Senior Instructor

1st - 19th July 2019

LRYC are currently seeking a qualified Senior Sailing Instructor (SI) for the 2019 Junior Sailing Course which runs from the 1st to the 19th July. Lough Ree Yacht Club is a Family oriented Club where many of the Instructors & Children are living on campus during the course, this makes the experience very different to most other courses run in Ireland. It makes for a fun filled and relaxed atmosphere which is rarely forgotten!

Blessington Sailing Club

Irish Sailing qualified Advanced Instructor

Month of July

Blessington Sailing club in Co. Wicklow is looking for an advanced instructor that can work during the month of July. Competitive rates offered

Contact Alex Pocock at

Malahide Yacht Club

Keelboat Instructor

April to September

Please contact Therese at for further information.

Instructor Available

SBSS Dinghy and Powerboat Instructor


Looking for work over Easter period

083 - 4721737

Callaun Sailing Club

Junior and Senior Dinghy Instructors for summer camps.

 We are currently recruiting Junior and Senior ISA qualified Dinghy Sailing instructors for summer camps.

  Damian Hawkins 087-223250

Instructor Available

Senior Instructor


Senior instructor available for June

Instructor Available

Senior Instructor available   

Month of June

Ella Fay available

Clontarf Yacht and Boat Club

Dinghy Instructors 

July 2019

Irish Sailing qualified Dinghy Instructors required

Malahide Yacht Club

Keelboat Instructor    

Flexible hours and times

Malahide Yacht Club is currently seeking a Keelboat Instructor for evening and weekend coaching/training at Malahide.  Flexible hours/times.

If interested, please mail your CV to the JAO and Centre Principle :

Inisbofin Sailing Club

Dinghy Sailing Instructor

Immediate for 2 weeks
    2 x 2 hour sessions per day, mostly 8 year olds to teens 5 Topper Topaz

Andrew Murray-

or  PM on

Mullaghmore Sailing Club

3 X Dinghy Instructors

2nd - 6th September

Mullaghmore Sailing Club is looking for 3 Dinghy Instructors to work next week 2nd/6th September 2019, accommodation included

Please contact Noelle @ 0871355565 ASAP