Last Fisherman Standing - Volunteers needed!

We Are FoodPioneers CIC are looking for enthusiastic individuals to become part of a team to deliver new Heritage Lottery Funded fisheries project in Worthing – The Last Fisherman Standing.

The volunteer roles available cater for a range of skills, responsibilities and time commitments providing an opportunity for everyone to get involved!

As well as gaining valuable insights into the local fishing heritage along the South Coast you will help to enable the history of our fishing families in Worthing to be preserved and shared for future generations. This volunteer experience provides an opportunity to develop new skills, make new friends, contribute to our town’s living history and most importantly have fun!

As a volunteer you can get involved in:

  • Face-to-face Interviews with local fishermen
  • Research into local fisheries heritage
  • Monthly heritage fish cookery events
  • Website content management
  • Helping at events eg. film screenings, and a pop up fish market in summer 2017
  • An introduction to fishing boat building

As a volunteer for The Last Fisherman Standing Project you can expect to receive:

  • An opportunity to develop skills and knowledge
  • Ongoing support and training
  • An opportunity to play an important role in Worthing’s heritage
  • Great opportunity to meet new people
  • Approved out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed

If you are interested in volunteering please download and fill in the application form and send to fran@foodpioneers.org.uk