In general there is a hierarchy of yacht crew positions but the role itself and jobs descriptions will very from yacht to yacht. The diagram is a basic crew structure on board a super yacht.
Like any job you will be paid a salary each month. When you start working on a super yacht the Officer, Management Company or person in charge will ask for your bank details.
A gap years offers far more than just travelling. You will figure out what is important, make better choices and help you to pursue your passions.
Delivering a 5 star service, your duties as a super yacht stewardess is to maintain the yacht's interior and provide the highest standard of hospitality.
Ben Dunne left his job in London, completed his Deckhand Course with us and has gone on to forge a career in the incredible and exciting super yacht industry.
Nikita Sutton recently made the switch, leaving her accounting career to pursue adventure and get out of the Monday - Friday routine. Here is her story....
In September 2019, Flying Fish organised the first ever RYA Windsurf Foiling Instructor Course abroad in Vassiliki, Greece.
The best gap year companies mostly specialise in a particular niche industry, but they all help with organising and fulfilling your gap year experience.
A Junior Deckhand salary will start from around €2,000 per month. Factors determining a Deckhands salary including experience, qualifications and skills.
There is superyacht work out there for couples, with the right attitude and perseverance, you will be able to find work and start a new exciting career.
You probably won’t have too many opportunities in life to take a full year off of your education or career and undertake some life changing gap year activities.
The first graduates of our new Yachtmaster Power Course came away with certificates in hand and anticipated excitement in the progression of their superyacht career.