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Flotilla Mate

  • Job Location

    The Retreat, Sivota & Vounaki, Paleros, Greece

  • Start date

    April onwards

  • Duration

    October / November

  • Job Benefits

    Up to £1030 PCM (Gross) + Accommodation, flights + great overall package


Spend a summer in the Greek sunshine looking after our yachts and guests. 

With the support of your Flotilla Skipper and the back-up of your crew, the Neilson Flotilla Mate takes care of all the social aspects of our guest experience while on Flotilla.

You’ll be able to interact well with guests, other team members and locals alike, but you will also need to be motivated by a challenge and ready deal with any problems, albeit at sea, back at base.

If you are an experienced Flotilla Mate and you can make a mean Gin & Tonic, that’s great news! If you’re a newly qualified Day Skipper, that’s fine as we’ll provide any required additional training.

As long as you’re confident and outgoing with a passion for people, then life as a Neilson Flotilla Mate could be for you!

You'll be based in Greece where we have two sailing centres in Vounaki and Sivota. Both are equally stunning and both with a choice of yacht flotilla routes for all abilities and levels of experience. We'll cover your accommodation, bills & food in the package and also provide exciting opportunities to work with us all year round.


  • Valid UK/EU passport or EU work visa
  • RYA Day Skipper or equivalent - Essential
  • First Aid certificate valid for the duration of the contract – This should be a minimum 6-hour practical course providing a certificate that is valid in the workplace
  • Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
  • VHF License preferable
  • Experience of working as part of a small team
  • Previous sailing experience preferable
  • Previous customer service experience 
  • The ability to confidently hold a conversation in English 

We are always looking for friendly, energetic and approachable individuals to join our amazing team! People who can build rapport with ease and continue to give our guests confidence in the fact, that every element of their holiday is being delivered by people that care.

About us

With Neilson Active Holidays, you’ll be working hard, but the work is fun, and there’s always plenty of time to play. You’ll need to be a natural communicator who can interact confidently with both our guests and other staff members

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