Programme Coordinator (Learning, Education and Development) – British Rowing

British Rowing are excited to be seeking a Programme Coordinator to support the delivery of the learning, education, and development (LEAD) programme. The successful candidate will join the LEAD Team in the development of coaches and volunteers across the country by supporting community clubs, partner organisations, schools, and universities.

📣A bit about the role

If you are passionate about people development and supporting the sport, then this role is for you!  The LEAD team offers support to coaches and volunteers to ensure our rowing community have the best possible experience of British Rowing and the sport of rowing.  You will act as the first point of contact for regional volunteers, development coaches, coach educators, contractors and partner organisations in support of the day-to-day operational planning/delivery of our programme.  We’re a small team and so we might also ask you to do other bits from time to time.

For full details, including responsibilities and person specification, please click here

👋 A bit about you

You’ll be a customer-centric ‘people person’ with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You have a can-do attitude and are always looking at generating efficiencies in the way we do things. We need someone who is able to deal with high volumes of work at peak times and is comfortable working with a membership management and event booking system and online learning platform.

🚣‍ A bit about us

Our passion is rowing. We are the governing body for rowing, responsible for supporting grassroots rowing in England and getting the GB Rowing Team ready for the Olympics, Paralympics, and other international competitions.

We are a membership organisation with over 30,000 individual members and we are looking to support over 550 affiliated clubs and 230 affiliated events. We cover all types of rowing whether it’s on the river or lake, on the sea or in the gym (on a rowing machine) and so a key aim is provide high quality service to all parts of the rowing community.

🙌 What we offer

You’ll be based in our head office alongside the river in Hammersmith, London, with the option of working remotely.

You’ll be employed full-time with a salary, of £25,000 each year.  You’ll also get some great perks as part of the team at British Rowing including 25 days holiday each year and community membership.

Any other questions? Just drop us a line

✍️ Get your application in

To apply for this role, please download and complete this application form, and send it alongside a covering letter to our HR manager [email protected].  We’re going to close applications at 5pm on 28 April but if you like the sound of the job please apply straight away as we reserve the right to close applications early.

No CVs from agencies please.


Salary: £25,000 pa

Type: Full time

Application Dates: From Friday 24th February 2023 to Friday 28th April 2023

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