February 2022:

We are currently Recruiting!

We are particularly interested in hearing from those available during office hours.

For an informal chatter request an Application Form please contact the Membership Officer by e mail on membership@wightsar.org

Thank you for your interest.


Roles required include:- 

  • Search Technicians

  • Support Role (Non-operational)

  • Fundraising Support


Volunteers must be:

  • Physically fit (able to pass  the fitness test of walking 5 miles in 2 hours)

  • Over 18 years of age

  • Willing to undergo DBS checks. 


WightSAR Volunteers train every 2nd Thursday night 19:00 to 21:00 plus the occasional weekend. New Trainees will undertake a specific training programme.


To qualify as a Search Technician you will then be required to attend a weekend Assessment Course here on the Island. 


WightSAR will provide you with a logo Polo Shirt , Class 3 Hi Vis and Waterproof Jacket & Trousers. All other kit is purchased by the volunteer.


All Volunteers are expected to undertake a minimum number of fundraising hrs per year (currently 15 hrs).


A one off Full Membership Fee is charged at £20.


For further information, an informal chat & to obtain the application form please email us at: