Fulham Reach Boat Club – Session Coach (Paid)

Fulham Reach Boat Club is seeking a highly competent Session Rowing Coach to support our mission.

This role involves delivering quality rowing sessions, as part of a team of coaches, for adults and junior athletes. Sessions run daily from 7am until 8.45pm. Successful applicants will be expected to undertake at least one 7am pre-school session and one 7pm adult session weekly.

This is an on-site role located in Hammersmith.


Candidates would ideally have a Level 2 RYA qualification and a Level 2 British Rowing Coaching Certification. Also beneficial is Level 2 Youth Work Certificate.

Further desirable skills and experience:

  • experience working with young people aged from 14 to 18 years old
  • excellent communication skills and ability to provide constructive feedback to help improve athletes’ performance
  • attention to detail
  • ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • good knowledge of safeguarding protocols
  • an understanding of safety on the tidal Thames
  • a commitment to enhancing equality, diversity and inclusion.

To apply to this role, please send your CV and cover letter to: [email protected]

To learn more about Fulham Reach Boat Club, please visit https://www.fulhamreachboatclub.co.uk/

Fulham Reach Boat Club is an award-winning sport development charity dedicated to creating opportunities for everyone to participate in rowing.

We believe that rowing helps individuals reach their full potential, not just through the physical benefits, but by developing confidence, resilience, communication and teamwork skills that are applicable both on and off the water.

Our aim is to create a positive impact in our community by providing children and young people, adults, disabled people, and offenders with the opportunity to learn to row and compete whilst teaching them the true meaning of teamwork, focus and confidence, deliver access to the river for the local community with our fun, friendly and flexible club environment.

Salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications

Type: Part time (flexible hours)

Application Dates: From Thursday 21st September 2023 to Thursday 29th February 2024

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