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SMT Operations & Programme Manager

An exciting opportunity to join LYR's Senior Management Team and lead the delivery of our on-water programmes in East London.

LYR Operations and Programme Manager

Responsible to: Matt Rostron, CEO

Pay and Hours

This is a full-time role with a salary that will reflectthe calibre and the experience of the candidates. The role will be a part ofthe Senior Management Team. The working days are Monday to Friday typicallywith some evenings and occasional weekends throughout the year.

Role Purpose

The role is integral to the successful delivery of LYR’s operations across London and several of the programmes based out of the Royal Docks Adventure and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. This role will lead on the operational needs for the organisation including all aspects of LYR’s operations including health and safety and risk assessments, HR, safeguarding and asset management. On a programme level, the role will lead on the development and delivery of LYR’s grassroots talent inclusion rowing and canoeing programmes as well as leading the delivery and development of LYR’s Open Club rowing programme comprising LYR Club. The position will also oversee the development and delivery of programmes in and around the London Borough of Newham. The role will be a member of the Senior Management Team of LYR and therefore in addition to the programme specific duties, the successful candidate will be expected to help support all aspects of the running of LYR.

A full information pack including a job description can be downloaded here.


How to Apply

To apply for this role, you should submit:
·       An up-to-date CV which shows your full career history with any breaks explained. We recommend that this is no longer than three pages.
·       A supporting statement explaining why you are interested in this role, detailing how you are a suitable candidate for this role and how you fulfil the person specification, again we recommend that this is no longer than two pages.
Please submit the documents via email to David Tinnion, COO,

More Information

If you are interested in applying and have questions about the role you would like to ask first, please send an email to info@londonyouthrowing.comwith the job title/organisation in the subject line and we will get back to you.
Please submit application to:
Chief Operating Officer
David Tinnion

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