Our philosophy..

Searchlight crew endeavours to provide our clients with candidates that fit your criteria first time. We believe in building great working relationships with crew and clients therefore supplying the best crew for your yacht.

With a comprehensive database of crew members and household staff. All our candidates have been screened and interviewed personally, location permitting or via Skype or phone. 

We believe that the crew onboard are so important to giving the guests and/or owners the best quality service and experience and therefore giving them the most memorable holidays.

Having worked onboard yachts and in hospitality we have the experience and skills required to find the correct candidates for your needs. With over 13 years experience in recruitment Searchlight Crew provides a specialised and effective approach to recruitment.

Searchlight Crew work with yachts of various sizes and located world wide providing crew from juniors to senior levels.

We are passionate about offering the best service in recruitment. 

Happy Crew= Happy Yacht= Happy Owner

Tara Bromhead

Director/Yacht Crew Consultant

Searchlight Crew

MLC Certified Crew Agency



“Searching for the right candidate can prove challenging at best, knowing what you want is easy but trying to get this message through to crew agents can be difficult. I’ve finally found an agent, who not only listened to EXACTLY what I was after, she was able to provide me with the perfect person to fulfil the role to my specifications. I cannot thank Tara from Searchlight Crew enough for making this possible. Finally what a relief to have an agent who listens! 

Chief Stew 80M"

Used Tara many times over the years - highly recommended! 

Charter Agent

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