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Challenge Wales – Marine Operations Manager

Challenge Wales and Adventure Wales

£32,000 – £35,000 per annum plus work place pension plus food & accommodation while on voyages.

Challenge Wales is an award-winning Sail Training charity, based in South Wales and currently
operates two vessels (72-ft Challenge Wales and 60-ft Adventure Wales) carrying out youth
development activities and adult fundraising voyages. Sailing activity takes places around the Welsh coast, Ireland, South coast and further afield where Sail Training events and races are taking place.
In the past this has included Europe and the Baltic countries.

‘Challenge Wales are a fun, young, growing organisation bringing adventure experiences to socially diverse young people and fundraising through adult only voyages. From November to February, the yachts undergo winter maintenance or if not, will be involved in a new overseas winter programme.

This is a new role and will be predominantly shore-based and be responsible for ensuring Challenge Wales’ vessels are coded, will manage and undertake the maintenance programme and also be able to act as relief Skipper on both of our Sail Training vessels. Applications should be submitted by 8th August 2022 although the deadline may close earlier if sufficient calibre candidates are found to bring to the initial interview. The deadline may be extended to find the right person.’ Full job spec including salary and how to apply can be found here.

Croesewir ceisiadau yn Gymraeg | Applications welcome in Welsh



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