MCA Training Manager

Cowes, Isle of Wight
circa £45,000
12 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Academic, Leisure
Location Type
Vessel Type
Land-based, Shore-based
Contract Type

To support succession planning at UKSA, we are seeking a full time permanent MCA Training Manager to join our growing team.  This role is responsible for delivering professional training to comply with the STCW requirements for all levels from new starter to Master of a 3000gt Large Commercial Yacht.  Our students range from 16 year-old new starters in the industry to experienced adults. 

The MCA Training Manager will work with the Yachting and Watersports Managers to organise the day to day management of the MCA courses, Instructors and equipment and, to assure the long term sustainability, reputation and charitable activities of UKSA by expanding the MCA business. 


The successful post holder will be responsible for ensuring the quality of delivery of the MCA courses is maintained and complies with regulatory frameworks.  Liaising with the MCA and Merchant Navy Training Board and other Training providers and industry partners, this role is key to ensuring UKSA’s high standards are maintained and all courses fully comply with current legislation.  In addition to this, the MCA Training Manager will develop and successfully deliver UKSA’s MCA business development and strategies, and support others in achieving agreed business plan objectives.

If you have proven management and leadership skills, great communication skills, and a strong customer focus, we’d like to hear from you. 

Please click the 'apply' button below to email your interest with your CV, you may also be asked to complete an application form.

Closing date:  10 July 2017        

1st stage:        Telephone (or Skype) 18 July 2017

Interviews:      4 August 2017 at UKSA Headquarters, Cowes, Isle of Wight