Kingston Grammar School – Rowing Coach – J14 Squad

The school has an impressive fleet of boats and a long history of success at both boys’ and girls’ levels as well as producing top internationals.

We are looking to recruit an excellent Rowing Coach to coach our J14 squad during the Summer Term 2023.

The successful candidate will have energy and enthusiasm, be proactive and be able to control large groups of pupils. They will be able to develop excellent relationships with young rowers and must be able to coach in a positive, fun and creative way.

Commitment, passion, patience and persistence will be required. Candidates are expected to have a high level of rowing knowledge either as a coach or through their own experience as an athlete.

This role is offered on a fixed term contract from April – July 2023, to cover the Summer term.

The hours of work are as follows:

7 hours per week

Tuesday 1600 – 1800

Thursday 1330 – 1600

Saturday 1200 – 1430

Regattas as agreed with the Director of Rowing.

Salary will be in the region of £20 per hour, dependant on skills, qualifications and experience.

The closing date for applications is Friday 3rd March at 9am.

To find out more about the position and to apply please visit the Vacancies section on our website at or by e-mailing the HR department at [email protected].

Prior to interview, an online search will be conducted to identify any past or current incidents or issues that might affect your suitability to work with children and undertake this role. This is in line with guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education. Please note this online search will be carried out only on publicly available information and be limited to issues relating to your suitability to work with children and/or in a school environment. Issues that arise will not automatically be a bar to your employment at this school.  

Kingston Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Application Dates: From Tuesday 17th January 2023 to Monday 17th April 2023

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