We are currently in the process of reviewing our Recruitment process: 

Watch this space for further announcements soon.

For an informal chat and to log your interest 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.


To qualify as a Search Technician, you must be willing to undertake mainland training (one weekend) at your own expense.


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 and an informal chat email us at: 


Or complete and return the Application Form by clicking on the PDF Button below.