Jobs at NESS

Job Opportunities At NESS

Year-Round Opportunities

NESS SEA AmeriCorps Member / Adventure STEM Educator

New England Science & Sailing Foundation’s nationally-recognized, award-winning ocean adventure education programs combine sailing and science for innovative STEM programming and partnerships leading to inclusiveness, experiential learning, personal growth, and stewardship of our community and environment.

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Head Race Coach

Candidates should have a strong racing background with the experience, capabilities, and passion for continuing growth of local sailors. The Head Race Coach must be a self-starter and able to work within a team as well as on their own. The position has the potential to range from seasonal to year-round, depending on the ideal candidate, and reports to the Sailing Program Director.

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New England Science & Sailing Powerboat Certification

Seasonal & Semi-Seasonal Opportunities

Sailing Instructor

Candidates must be motivated, able to work within a team as well as on their own and have proven skills working with students. This position will work closely with fellow instructors, NESS support staff, and Junior Instructors. This position reports to the Sailing Program Director.

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Sailing Instructor Job at NESS

Marine Science/Adventure Sports Summer Educator

The NESS Summer Educator helps New England Science & Sailing Foundation (NESS) achieve its mission of building brighter futures through ocean adventure education. NESS Summer Educators implement high-quality programming with an active, hands-on, experientially-oriented marine science-based curriculum.

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Summer Educator Position at NESS

Volunteer Opportunities

Junior Instructors, Junior Aquarists, & Internships

This volunteer position is an opportunity to gain experience teaching and supervising young students while learning and having fun in the ocean environment.  Each day, Junior Instructors will assist our Marine Science staff, Adventure Sports staff or Sailing staff in all aspects of the program.  We are looking for mature youth and young adults, ages 15 and up, with a contagious energy and excellent team leadership skills.

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Director of Education Job at NESS