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Cook Required - West Coast Scotland

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This sailing opportunity expired on 27/02/2023. You may want to take a look at our current sailing opportunities instead.


Boat type

Ketch (small Tall Ship)

Financial arrangements

Paid position


April to October 2023

Travel expenses



Dunstaffnage Marina, Oban

Date posted



Dunstaffnage Marina, Oban

Expiry date


Qualification level required (or equivalent)





We are looking for a cook to join our small ship cruises on the West coast of Scotland from April to October 2023. Our cruises vary from five to eleven nights and explore the Inner and Outer Hebrides (including St Kilda). There are 48 hours between cruises. Please note cleaning the vessel or preparing the cabins is NOT required between cruises.
Responsibilities will include:
- preparing breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea for up to 8 people (6 guests and 2 crew). Looking for delicious and varied family meals
- keeping the galley clean
- provisioning between cruises (48 hours)
- keeping the boat clean and tidy during cruises (not making beds)
- basic deck work such as helping the skipper with anchoring and mooring
Key points:
- you would have to share a cabin with the skipper
- you must have a medical certificate and food safety and hygiene level 2
- you must have a visa to work in the UK