We're Hiring!

We’re looking for reliable, hardworking and enthusiastic staff members to join our Herbert Woods family!

We can’t wait to welcome you to the team…

  • Our founder Herbert Woods was a broads pioneer, laying the foundations for the broads hire boat industry as it is today. Throughout our 93-year history Herbert Woods has helped to train and develop apprentices who have gone on to have long and successful careers on the broads and beyond. We continue to be a successful and innovative Broads business. Our group owns and operates one of the largest hire fleets on the broads, builds new Broads cruisers, owns and lets holiday properties, and has successful estate agency and boat sales businesses, and we are now looking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic apprentices.

    You will have the opportunity to work in Marketing and Customer Services. You will play a vital part in helping to support the success of our business. As part of our new apprenticeship scheme you will have the opportunity to study for relevant qualifications, be guided by an experienced mentor, and have great on-the-job, and off-the-job, training.

    If you are interested please apply by clicking the link below, submit a CV and, most importantly, tell us why you are interested in undertaking an apprenticeship with Herbert Woods and what you have to offer.

    Closing date: Sunday 5th April 2020

    Interviews are likely to be on Thursday 16th April 2020.

  • 2 roles – Apprentice Boatbuilder and Apprentice Boatbuilder (Painting and Finishing)

    Our founder Herbert Woods was a broads pioneer, laying the foundations for the broads hire boat industry as it is today. Throughout our 93-year history Herbert Woods has helped to train and develop apprentices who have gone on to have long and successful careers on the broads and beyond. We continue to be a successful and innovative Broads business. Our group owns and operates one of the largest hire fleets on the broads, builds new Broads cruisers, owns and lets holiday properties, and has successful estate agency and boat sales businesses, and we are now looking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic apprentices.

    In both roles your you will learn about the marine industry, principles and techniques of boatbuilding and you will be involved in building new boats and repairing and renovating, painting and finishing the interior and exteriors of our fleet. As part of our new apprenticeship scheme you will have the opportunity to study for relevant qualifications, be guided by an experienced mentor, and have great on-the-job, and off-the-job, training.

    1. If you are interested please apply by clicking the link below, submit a CV and, most importantly, tell us why you are interested in undertaking an apprenticeship with Herbert Woods and what you have to offer.

    Closing date: Sunday 5th April 2020

    Interviews are likely to be on Thursday 16th April 2020.

  • Join our growing team at Herbert Woods.

    At the start of another busy season on the Broads we are looking for hardworking, reliable and flexible staff for seasonal roles.

    In our housekeeping roles you will be responsible for cleaning the interior of our cruisers and preparing them for our holidaymakers. You will have good attention to detail and the ability to clean to a high standard in an efficient and timely way.

    Roles are offered on a part-time basis throughout the week for the duration of the holiday season until October 2020.

    Apply with a CV and covering letter by clicking the link below.

  • If we don’t have any suitable vacancies, we would still like to hear from you, we are always on the look out for talented and enthusiastic people to join the Herbert Woods family.

    Simply apply below and send us your CV and covering letter.