Seafarers Awareness Week

SAW 2017

Shoreham Port were delighted to support Seafarers Awareness Week which ran from the 24-30 June 2017, promoting 'Sea Ports for Prosperity' and 'Maritime Jobs at Sea and Ashore'.

The week was part of a national campaign by Seafarers UK, the charity which helps people in the maritime community by providing vital funding to support seafarers in need and their families. Seafarers UK also encourages people to consider working or serving at sea.

805 Shoreham PortIn order to engage with many students and young people in the local area and to promote opportunities within the industry, Shoreham Port hosted an Employment Forum on Wednesday 28th June, bringing together key contacts from local schools and colleges that work with the students providing careers advice, work experience placements and enterprise opportunities.

A vast range of interesting roles were showcased that are not only available locally within Shoreham Port, but also throughout the industry, both nationally and internationally. Shoreham Ports Director of Corporate Services, Nicky Goldsbrough presented to the group, emphasising the importance of soft skill development, transferable skills and work experience; and committed to offering work experience opportunities to each of the schools and colleges throughout the year.

If you are interested in work experience opportunities at Shoreham Port please email or call 01273 598100. 

Seafarers Awareness Week 2017


2016 Annual Report Timeline

Work begins on converting lights around the Port to LED energy efficient bulbs

Port staff are reminded of the importance of safety in the workplace with a thought provoking talk from Proud 2b Safe

Port assists Southwick Cricket Club and Shoreham Academy with the purchase of new cricket nets for the community

Chief Executive, Rodney Lunn is elected as Chairman of the British Ports Association

Community gathers to welcome HMS Shoreham back to the Port

Port thanks customers at annual raceday at Fontwell Park

Hundreds enjoy unique behind-the-scenes boat tour of the Port

The new wind turbines become fully operational

Port staff help complete Mile Oak Primary science bus project

Port celebrates prestigious environmental award for investigating and responding to an odour and oil seepage in the sea at Portslade Beach

The Engineering team successfully replace the sluice valve at the south east corner of the Prince Phillip Lock

Shoreham Port shows it support to Brighton & Hove City Mission Food Bank as their chosen Christmas Charity for 2016

Shoreham Port Speed Limit