Crew – Canal Boat

Opportunity by Mosaic 1898
Location Wanlip Rd, Leicester LE7 1PD, UK

Volunteering on our accessible canal boat. Preparing and cleaning the boat, communicating with passengers, operating locks and serving refreshment.

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About this role

Our charity has an accessible wide-beam boat. We offer day trips to people with disabilities and their families and/or personal assistants. We need crew members to support with running these trips.

The key responsibilities:

  • Work with other crew to prepare the boat for a trip.
  • Follow the instruction of the Skipper.
  • Communicate with passengers, assisting them on and off the boat safely.
  • Operate locks.
  • Make hot beverages for customers.
  • Assist with cleaning, to ensure a high level of cleanliness on board.

Full day trips run from approximately 10am-4pm. The season is from May-end of September.

When you can volunteer



  • Access to a vehicle
  • References needed
  • Willing to take a DBS Check


Location Wanlip Rd, Leicester LE7 1PD, UK

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