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SAILORS

GUARANTEED SUMMER CAMP JOBS! click here to apply today! 

There is nothing more exciting than spending warm, sunny days on the lake at a summer camp in America teaching sailing

If you have either of these skills, then CCUSA has an amazing package for you!

  • GUARANTEED job placement at a summer camp in America*;
  • Earn more pocket money at camp - up to US$ 2.695 for nine weeks of work;
  • A job you will love and an unforgettable summer.

ADVANCED SAILING REquirements

Have a level 1 sail instructor certificate (or similar);

  • Minimum Level 1 Sail Instructor Certificate with at least 1 year experience. Or At least 2 years advanced coaching experience with the ability to demonstrate these skills:

    • Rigging

    • Launch and recovery of the boat

    • Winds, tides and currents

    • Rescue procedures and towing

    • Sailing techniques, tacking and gybing

    • Rope work and knots

    • A desire to teach children in a fun, encouraging and safe manner.

What You Will Earn:

  • 18, 19, 20 years old – US$1,775
  • 21 years and over – US$2,000

ELITE SAILING requirements:

  • All the above Advanced skills requirements plus two years of experience teaching or professional experience in sailing.
  • Provide footage of your skills on types of boats in your CCUSA application video.  

 What You Will Earn:

  • 18 years old – US$1, 850
  • 19/20 years old – US$2,250
  • 21 years and over – US$2,695

Apply today - CCUSA has specific camps that need you and your skills now!

Whether you are a Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced or Elite applicant you will receive these program benefits:

  • Meals and accommodation included while at camp, saving you money for traveling and fun with friends;
  • Work & Travel medical insurance for the duration of your time at camp;
  • Sponsorship for the J-1 visa required to work at a camp;
  • CCUSA orientation, a CCUSA t-shirt, 24/7 support and much more.

This is one of the most popular activities at summer camps and therefore one of the most sought-after skills by American Camp Directors at camps in America. Sign up today to be a Camp Counselor, leader and part of the sailing staff Remember: we have awesome jobs at camp, no matter what your skill level is - you don’t have to be an expert to be a part of our program.

*Guaranteed Placement is for anyone who meets the above requirements and is accepted onto the Camp Counselors USA program by February 1st, the year you are going to camp.

**Inclusion in a category is subject to availability, and CCUSA has final decision on acceptance as an advanced or elite qualified participant.