We are seeking to appoint a Bosun for TS ROYALIST, a 24 metre brig based in Gosport, from September 2013.
The vessel undertakes 6 day voyages for up to 24 Cadets at a time around the UK and near continent, from March to November. From December to February, the vessel undergoes winter maintenance, including a docking, usually in the Gosport area.
Applicants should possess practical seamanship skills and the ability to operate and maintain upper deck equipment – including spars, sails, fittings on deck and aloft. Experience in square rig sailing is desirable. The ability to lead, instruct and work effectively with young people is essential.
The successful applicant will be required to become/remain a uniformed member of the Sea Cadet Corps and will be responsible through the Sailing Master to the Commanding Officer, TS Royalist.