The earliest advertisement for Expedition Leaders appears to have been placed in September 1970 – advertising for ‘men only’.

These recruiting advertisements for expedition leaders, office staff and skippers for Gypsy were found in the daily papers published in the United Kingdom. (Click on the link then scroll down to see multiple advertisements.)Recruitment Advertisements Collage
Selection weekend
Icon Selection weekendInvite to selection weekend 11 September 1981
Sample Offers of Employment
Icon Offer of Employment Gareth AyersGareth Ayers – Letter of Engagement 1990
Icon Offer of Employment Lance ThomasLance Thomas – Offer of Employment October 1981