Curlew RC Hourly Sessional Coach

Curlew RC is based in East London, founded in 1866. We are a mainly sweep focused club, with the main aims of the season squads is to build on previous results at WEHoRR, HoRR and getting as many people racing as possible.

Our fleet is based at the London Regatta Centre, rowing on the 2,000m multi-lane stretch of water that is the Royal Albert Dock, with a cycle path along the whole of one side of the dock. Our clubhouse and gym are on the banks of the Thames in Greenwich.

Job Summary

The role includes both on-water and gym based coaching, working with a range of athletes from beginners through to athletes with high performance ambition. You will be based at the Royal Docks Adventure for on-water sessions, and Crane Street in Greenwich for Gym based work.

Hour of work

Saturday: 0730-1200, based at Royal Docks Adventure
Saturday: 0730-1200, based at Royal Docks Adventure


• Reporting to Head Coach regarding session content and participant attendance
• Coaching Curlew Rowers participants at their appropriate level of rowing ability, creating a fun and safe environment to encourage development
• Working independently and in a team with our captains and coaches
• Helping manage and maintain Curlew equipment
• Potential to attend Regattas and Events dependent on availability

Experience and Qualifications

• Level 2 Rowing Coaching qualification desirable but not essential
• Proof of relevant coaching experience
• Experience of launch driving preferable.

Salary paid per hour, dependant on experience and qualifications.

Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Application Dates: From Wednesday 8th January 2020 to Saturday 18th January 2020

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