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The Cirdan Sailing Trust – Bosun

Cirdan vessels on the river


The Cirdan Sailing Trust is looking for a bosun for their 2023 sailing programme.

Start Date: 30th January 2023 (negotiable for the right applicant). Contract until early November 2023)

Salary – From minimum wage.

‘The bosun role on board our vessels is a training and development role. Many of our bosuns go on to progress to being mates and skippers both within the Trust and externally. 2023 sees the Trust’s 40th anniversary of operation.

The appointed bosun will assist in the delivery of our Sail Training programme and so empathy with the youth of today and a desire to work with disadvantaged young people is required.

As a small charity, the successful candidate will need to be a strong team player with a positive attitude.

It is desirable that candidates have the following but not essential:

– RYA Day Skipper

– RYA Powerboat Level 2

The successful candidate will hold, or be subject to, an enhanced DBS check.

Applications can be made by sending a CV and covering letter / supporting statement via email to [email protected]. The closing date for applications is 14th October 2022.’

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