UKSA is a charity that changes lives through the power of the sea. Over the past thirty years we have involved 150,000 people on our life-changing training programmes, becoming the largest training provider of our type in the world. Our base in Cowes on the Isle of Wight is at the heart of global yachting, providing employment networks for our trainees and an inspiring place to work for our team.  We are a fantastic organisation to work for, providing a supportive, challenging and progressive environment to work in.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  All staff are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and those working in regulated activities are also required to provide a valid satisfactory Enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. If you are interested in working for us, please do send you CV to [email protected]

Current Vacancies

Bar Person

  • Casual position
  • Download candidate information pack  here
  • Closing date: 12th August
  • Interview dates: tbc


  • 5 meetings per annum at Cowes, Isle of Wight
  • For more information please click  here
  • Closing date: 13th August
  • Interview date: tbc

Mate Cruising Instructor

  • Full time position
  • Download candidate information pack here
  • Closing date: 20th August
  • Interview date: tbc
  • Interviews via Skype – call if required

Cleaner – Part time

  • Fixed-term contract
  • Download candidate information pack  here
  • Closing date: 23rd August
  • Interview dates: 30th August

To apply for a vacancy please download and complete our job application form, equality and diversity form and email along with your CV to [email protected]

Application form                                 Equality and Diversity Form