Employer: Trinity Sailing Foundation
Vessel: STV Golden Vanity
Contract: Seasonal (February to October 2019) with the possibility of extension.
"Trinity Sailing is a Brixham-based charity which operates three historic gaff-rigged vessels, carrying out a mixture of youth sail training voyages, RYA courses (up to Day Skipper level), Duke of Edinburgh Award experiences and adult charter cruises. Our smallest vessel, Golden Vanity, operates with a skipper, mate and up to 7 trainees or guests. She is based in Brixham and offers voyages along the south coast and within the English Channel, delivering enjoyable and challenging sailing experiences to people of all ages and backgrounds. Much of her work in 2019 involves DofE Sail Training Voyages and RYA training weeks.
We wish to recruit a skipper for Golden Vanity for the 2019 sailing season.
This person will hold a minimum of (valid, commercially-endorsed) RYA Yachtmaster Offshore and Cruising Instructor certificates, along with a valid ENG 1 or ML5 medical fitness certificate.
Ideally this person will also hold an RYA Yachtmaster Instructor certificate, although this is not essential.
This person will have previous experience skippering similar vessels and relevant maintenance skills.
The skipper will be responsible for the overall management and operation of the vessel, both during voyages and maintenance periods as required. They will also conduct training of other sea staff and trainees including relevant RYA qualifications.
Basic Terms and Conditions:
• £450 per week (weeks of leave paid at same rate)
• “4-weeks-on-1-week-off” rota during sailing season
• S.E.A. and Contract provided as per MLC 2006
All job offers will be subject to:
• Interview at our office
• On board assessment
• Enhanced DBS check
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Trinity Sailing Foundation.
To apply for this position please send a CV with two references to:
Trinity Sailing Foundation,
The Sail Loft, Pump Street
Brixham TQ5 8ED
Tel: +44(0)1803 88 33 55
Mob: +44(0)7811 33 05 35