Looking for an exciting crew role? Here at VentureSail holidays our fleet of unusual skippered sailing vessels are always on the lookout for various types of crew members to join them as they sail all over the world. Interested? Then send your CV to us or apply for any of our current vacancies below.
Postion – Customer Services Assistant
Location – Cornwall
Dates – Year round/permanent – 8 hour working days
Salary – £21 – £22k per year
To apply please email us
An exciting adventure sailing company is seeking a tech-savvy and friendly person to help with administrative tasks and assist customers with booking their holidays over the phone via our bespoke booking system. You will need to be confident using spreadsheets, accounts software and web systems as well as being process-driven with exceptional attention to detail. Construction of correspondence via email is also a big part of this role, so quick typing, good spelling and grammar is a must. On top of this, a friendly manner on the phone and the enthusiasm to learn about the marine industry and the marketing of our unique holiday product as the company grows. Although not essential, any experience of sailing or travel would be a bonus.
Office open hours – 9-4 Monday to Friday and 10-12.30 on Saturday
40 hours a week, flexible times and some working remotely if required, alternate Saturday working.
Required Education, Skills and Qualifications
A Level English or above
Have worked with website systems (preferably wordpress or similar)
Some experience in office admin and IT processing
Some previous experience in a customer service/sales role
Full training will be given on the job, although as a small rapidly growing company we need someone who can hit the grown running with good IT skills and a positive can-do attitude. Good holiday entitlement and pension are included in the salary with opportunities for sailing experiences, remote working and a career progression.
Closing date for applications – 31st Jan
Interviews – February 2022
Postion – Relief Skipper
Location – Cornwall & Scotland
DDates – July – September/October
Good hourly rates of pay. Bed and board provided, live aboard position.
To apply please email us
Our fleet of mostly traditional vessels are looking for qualified skippers to help cover crew holidays throughout the season here in the UK. You must have the confidence to jump aboard and get to know the vessels quickly and have experience of the charter market where you are responsible for guests aboard and making sure they have a safe and fun time while with you and your crew.
Experience of Gaff boats preferable, from boats 50 -150ton.
Offshore Commercially Endorsed Yachtmaster
Must be also vaccinated for COVID19