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Sailing Barge Sea Staff – Training Opportunities – Sea-Change Sailing Trust

By Adam Naylor

Message from Sea-Change Sailing Trust As a result of the acknowledged critical shortage of sea staff in the Thames sailing barge industry (Thames sailing barges have an MCA exemption and operate under different manning rules to all other commercial passenger vessels, with Skippers required to hold a Sailing Barge Master Qualification) Sea-Change Sailing Trust have…

Staff Skipper – Ocean Youth Trust South

By Adam Naylor

Ocean Youth Trust South is looking for a new Staff Skipper for their beautiful 105-foot sail training vessel Prolific. Start dateNegotiable but potentially November 2023 – January 2024 depending on availability – earlier date preferred but OYT South would wait for the right candidate. SalaryExpected to be in the range £32,000 – £36,000 for a qualified…

Refit Team – Volunteers Required – Ocean Youth Trust South

By Adam Naylor

REFIT TEAM Are you between jobs, taking a gap year, or otherwise interested in a winter volunteering position where you can get food and accommodation, learn skills, have fun and help a charity? As a small charity, the successful candidate will need to be a strong team player with a positive attitude.   Help us…

Seas Your Future – 3rd Mate Opportunity

By Adam Naylor

Seas Your Future are looking for experienced 3rd Mates to join their summer programme and beyond for Tall Ships the Pelican of London and Fridtjof Nansen.  If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, applicants should send an email to [email protected] with their contact details, CV, and a brief paragraph outlining their experience. Please note these…

Sail Training Stories: Harry Cook, Rona Sailing Project

By Admin

  Many of the young crew members and Trainees who take part in Sail Training voyages enjoy their experiences so much that they return as adults and volunteer for their Sail Training organisations.   Harry Cook (@adventures0utdoors) is one of these former crew members and is now a volunteer Watch Leader with Rona Sailing Project.…

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