Hereford Cathedral School & Boat Club – Rowing Coach

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Rowing Coach to support all aspects of the Boat Club.

The successful candidate will have coaching experience, preferably with young rowers and should be British Rowing qualified (or equivalent). The successful candidate must be available to work no less than 8 hours and no more than approximately 25 hours per week, including weekends. You will be required to work alongside and support the Head of Rowing, taking responsibility for the coaching and preparation of individual crews.

The individual will be highly motivated and fully prepared to undertake the demands of working in one of the UK’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools.


One of the key factors which has enabled our success over the previous years has been the focus on developing a world-class culture and environment. We continue to work towards an ethos and environment which enables high-level performance. We are looking to bring in coaches who are keen to make a mark within the rowing scene and see opportunities to do things differently. We welcome ideas that challenge the status quo, and have the aim to provide the highest quality rowing experience across all levels.

Our Offer

  • Valuable, on the job training and professional development
  • Lunch provided in term time
  • Competitive salary
  • HCS Rowing Kit
  • Opportunity to join a wonderful team of people
  • A beautiful place to work in the most idyllic settings
  • Join a highly talented and supportive team and governing body
  • A positive and innovative working environment
  • A collaborative and supportive attitude amongst staff which promotes a sense of teamwork and unity
  • Cycle to Work scheme

How to apply

An application form and information pack may be downloaded from our website.

Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to Recruitment, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to [email protected]

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 19 June 2023.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and other safer recruitment checks.

Club / School: Herefordshire (based at Hereford Cathedral School & Boat Club)

Salary: Competitive

Type: Part-time

Application Dates: From Tuesday 6th June 2023 to Monday 19th June 2023

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