Hiring for the 2022 summer season is nearly complete. However, the GLPYC is seeking interested applicants for the following positions:
Head Theater Instructor - Theater is held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30-6:00pm and each month culminates in a performance of abbreviated shows or an array of mini skits.
Head Arts and Crafts Instructor - The Arts and Crafts Head is responsible for four courses (2 intro and 2 advanced) that meet once a week on Mondays and Wednesdays between the hours of 3:00-4:00pm and 4:30-6:00pm.
Anyone that is interested in these positions please email Tom Zenowitz, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally, we have the following position open:
Assistant Office Manager - Helps manage office operations through communication with Club members, staff and the public, including greeting all visitors promptly and pleasantly; timely completion of administrative tasks required for day-to-day operations, including data entry, answering the phone and tracking messages, creating, editing and updating spreadsheets, and accurately handling cash and credit card transactions. A more detailed job description can be found here.
We have a staff of about 40 instructors who handle our sailing, sports, swimming, and tennis classes along with programs such as golf, theater, lacrosse, fine art, and crafts each summer. Most of these are high school and college students who have had club or varsity level experience with these sports or activities, and who have worked with children. Most have also participated in Yacht Club programs as youth and are familiar with the programs and operation of the club. Swim America certification is required for our swimming instructors and Level 1 Sailing certification for our sailing instructors. To comply with Connecticut labor laws, all instructors, store, and office staff must be at least 16 years old, aides 15, and maintenance staff 14. We also hire some adult instructors for certain programs.
These instructors also supervise our youth afternoon and evening activities and help with our weekend adult activities. Both daytime and night hours are required. In addition we have an operations/office staff, staff for our GLPYC Outfitters Store and a maintenance staff for our youth and adult activities and tennis tournaments. Staff must commit to an entire
summer’s employment with no breaks for camps, travel, or other activities.
Download the application here.