Traditional Seamanship Training Opportunity

The Shipshape Network, part of National Historic Ships UK is offering the following opportunity, please contact them direct:

Fixed Term Traineeships for 12 Months

We are looking for people who are passionate about a career working on historic boats to take part in this unique programme. This traineeship is offering a once in a lifetime opportunity to develop the traditional skills for maintaining, conserving and operating historic boats. Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and in partnership with eight host organisations, this programme is ideal for someone seeking a career as a professional seafarer.

Over the year you will have the opportunity to gain experience in a variety of environments, including traditional boats, maritime museums, educational environments and spend a season aboard a historic boat at sea.

We wish to hear from a diverse range of applicants. No experience is necessary, just good communication skills, a flexible approach and the ability to work as part of a team. Above all, you must have interest in a long term career in the historic vessel sector. So if this sounds like you visit our SHTP2  project pages to find out more, or submit your expression of interest form online and we will contact you with more details.

Starting October 2018

Closing Date 19th June 2018 12:00

Job Type: Placement

Remuneration by Bursary Payment: £12,000 per annum

 

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