You’ve got your first job on a yacht! You’ve packed, you’ve travelled and now at the boat about to walk onboard. EEEK! Those nerves kick in *Insert awkward smile* to new crew member greeting you on the dock. Listen to episode 50 of The Seaworthy Stew Podcast by clicking the icon above to hear on […]
As green crew, one way to land a permanent role as a yacht stew or deckhand is by building up your new yachting CV with day work. Learning how to get day work and taking advantage of those opportunities can be a stepping stone to starting your yachting career. Day work gives you an introduction […]
If you’re interested to see where an additional skill can take you in yachting check out episode #48 of The Seaworthy Stew Podcast I chat with Vee from @pilateswithvee_ a former Yacht Stewardess turned professional Pilates & Spa Manager onboard superyachts, Vee shares her insights into the yachting industry and how the environment differs from […]
Are you wondering what courses you need to work as a yacht stew? What will you learn from a stewardess course? Will doing a yacht stew course guarantee you a junior stew role? If these questions have been on your mind and you’ve been debating whether or not to do Interior Superyacht training, read on. […]
The best times to find a job in yachting to give you the best chance at scoring work! 1. At an international event such as a boat show 2. When the yachts are in season 3. When there’s a change over of crew (generally at the start and end of a season) All of these […]
Your Yachting CV (Curriculum Vitae) is most likely the first point of contact a superyacht has with you. Therefore, putting together the Perfect Yachting CV is essential. After all, it’s your personal sales pitch to the Captain or Head Of Department looking to hire you! A Yachting CV differs significantly from a land-based CV. It features maritime […]
Are you wondering about couple’s positions in yachting and if there’s any chance of working together? In this episode, I share 5 tips for the lovebirds wanting to start a career working on superyachts with their partner. You may have been planning to do this solo and coincidentally meet the man of your dreams 3 […]
Social Media has fast become a way of securing job opportunities in the yachting industry and a fabulous way to stay up to date with yachting related information for a specific area and the current yachting industry trends. These Facebook pages listed below are just some recommendations for various yachting areas. I suggest looking at […]
Want the step-by-step guide (with CV Templates) that gives you everything you need to create a standout and professional YACHTING CV? Imagine a Captain or Chief Stew has 150 CV’s on their desk… if your CV doesn’t look like a Yacht CV you are probably going straight to the shredder. SO to save you time, wasting paper and increase your chances of getting a job let’s dive deep into equipping you with the Do’s and Don’ts of a YACHTING CV.
Want to live and work onboard a superyacht and get paid to travel the world, sounds good right? There is really a lot to share about the yachting industry, so before you begin your journey it’s worthwhile to listen to this podcast or read the stew diary blog. You can learn more about the 5 things you need to know before you get into the industry to decide if it’s a hell yes from you or maybe not for me decision.
I am a yacht stewardess now living life back on land! After 5 years travelling the world on Superyachts. I want to share with you how you can do it too! Because I just had the time of my life!
Whether you’re over your 9-5 and dream of travelling the world whilst getting paid (great money!) to do it, you’re an airline stewardess looking to swap your wings for sealegs, you're looking for the ultimate gap year job, or you’ve just heard about the industry and you want to know more…
I’m here for you! Giving you the push you need. Because I believe in adventures over things and stories over stuff! And yes my loved ones have heard them all, so hopefully they will be put to use in helping you get a job on a superyacht.