South West Aquaculture Network – Secretariat Volunteer Sought

The South West Aquaculture Network (SWAN) was established three years ago to support the work of Maritime UK South West in the Blue Economy sector. The Network now has over 150 members across the UK. SWAN is seeking applications for the role of secretariat/vice chair to commence in January 2023. This is a voluntary position estimated to require approximately 10 days work across the year and involves the following:


  • management of the mailing list
  • co-ordination of e-mail communications to the network
  • attendance at and taking of notes at quarterly online meetings
  • co-organisation of the annual conference (held in October)
  • General promotion of SWAN at relevant events and opportunities


The successful applicant would be expected to take on the role for the period through to January 2024. If you or any of your network are interested in the role, please contact Martin Sutcliffe (SWAN Chair) via e-mail at