Wimbledon High School – Rowing Coach (Self-employed)

This is an opportunity for a self-employed Rowing Coach to play a key role supporting the running of a hugely ambitious, thriving and motivated Boat Club at one of London’s top day schools.

Rowing is a popular sport at Wimbledon High School, with Wimbledon High School Boat Club a key part of the school community and the community on the river! In just five seasons, Head of Rowing, Gillian Lindsay (Olympic silver medallist and World Champion) has taken Wimbledon High School Boat Club to great heights, including the winning of silver and bronze medals at the National Schools’ Regatta, participation in the Henley Royal Regatta qualifiers and numerous wins in more local events.

The ideal candidate will have a sound knowledge of the sport with successful experience of coaching rowing and ideally, of rowing at a high-performance level.

Hours will vary, but the successful candidate must be available to coach Monday to Saturday (term time) between 4.30pm and 6.30pm and one day each weekend between 12pm and 5pm. Coaching rates are competitive, with a start date of as soon as possible.

About Wimbledon High School

Wimbledon High School is a highly academic school for girls aged 4 to 18, located in the heart of Wimbledon, less than 20 minutes from central London.

Since 1880, Wimbledon High School has been educating girls to go out into the world and make a difference. We’re incredibly proud of that heritage, and the fact that we are a beacon school of the Girls’ Day School Trust.

The closing date for applications is 9am on 18 August 2022. However, interviews will take place as applications are received so early submission is recommended.

Please email [email protected] should you need further information about the role.

To apply please visit here or follow the link via the following page.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

The GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Type: Part time, approx. 20-25 hours per week

Application Dates: From Wednesday 10th August 2022 to Thursday 18th August 2022

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