Bessie Ellen specialises in traditional Hands-On sailing holidays for all ages and we have an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic Mates and Bosuns to join our team. This permanent position is well suited to an individuals looking to advance their career at sea and gain hands on experience in the heritage charter industry.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

You will be responsible for a number of different roles to ensure the smooth running of the vessel as follows, but not limited to:
Up keep of Safety Management Systems
Watch-keeping, teaching guests the ropes and sailing skills
Engine, rig and deck maintenance and repair
Crew and guest shore transfers
Internal cleaning and cabin preparation including Galley duties and Heads (WC)
Experienced in hospitality

KEY REQUIREMENTS (QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS)
The applicant must have experience and confidence with traditional sailing and associated skills. All applicants must have STCW95
ENG1 medical
Up to date Passports
Yachtmaster Offshore Commercially Endorsed
VHF/GMDSS Radio Operators Licence

SALARY
The position is contracted for a minimum of 8 months including paid holiday. Monthly salary starts at 1200GBP - 1500GBP depending on experience

LOCATION
2020 sailing schedule includes Cornwall, Scotland, West coast, Brittany for the French Festivals and Spain.

CV’s and references to nikki@bessie-ellen.com

 

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