The Discovery Sailing Project delivers offshore sailing experiences for young people. We give Scouts, Youth Organisations and others the opportunity to develop through sail training.

We are part of the Scout Association, forming the Offshore Sailing section of the Dockland Scout Project and are guided by the Scout Association values and method, http://scouts.org.uk/.

About the Discovery Sailing Project

We’re hiring a Bosun! 

  • Bosun job description This is a part-time (20 hours/week) role based at Universal on the Hamble. If you’re like to apply for this role please send your CV and a covering letter by email to David Wallder at david@wallder.com OR if you know anyone who might fit please let David know.

Discovery Sailing Project

On our voyages, we create a safe yet challenging environment where crews can build resilience, team work and perseverance as they sail our demanding yachts. Continue reading “About the Discovery Sailing Project”


Discovery Sailing Project is run by volunteers. We need people who love being afloat, who can sail, teach, maintain engines and electricals, apply paint… or who simply want to help out. Above all, we need people who love working with and helping young people. If you have anything from a few days to a few weeks a year, check out the details here