The Windeward Bound Trust is very excited to announce a new, full-time, salaried position of First Mate aboard the brigantine Windeward Bound. This non-liveaboard position offers award benefits, above-award salary, and professional training and development opportunities. It includes periods of maintenance and daysailing from our home port of Hobart, as well as regular sea-going voyages throughout the year.
This position combines traditional First Mate duties with a focus on our award-winning youth development programs. The ideal candidate meets all of the below minimum requirements, and has an interest in helping to grow and improve the quality of our maritime education daysails, sail-training voyages, and our maritime volunteer and scholarship programs.
Minimum skills & experience:
Other minimum requirements:
*Must be Australian national certificates
**The Windeward Bound Trust holds anti-discrimination exemption number 03/069
A full position description and instructions on how to apply are available at windewardbound.com.au. Please note that applications close Monday the 12th of October 2015.