LYR are looking for a Programme Co-ordinator to manage delivery of school and community rowing activity in the London Borough of Newham. 


London Borough of Newham Youth Programme Co-ordinator (based at the Royal Docks Adventure)

Start Date:


Role Overview:

This is an administrative role and the person in this role will be based at Royal Docks Adventure in Newham. 

Reporting to:

LYR Head of Operations


London Living Wage


15 hours a week across 3-5 days

Key Duties

  • Lead day to day management of delivery of London Youth Rowing’s schools and community outreach programme, for the London Borough of Newham (LBN)
  • Proactively market the programme to LBN schools, community groups and others to generate bookings for the programme
  • Liaise with MSSC (Sea Cadets), who deliver the programme in partnership with LYR
  • Allocate staff and equipment to deliver booked sessions and provide oversight of day to day delivery onsite
  • Monitor the collection of waivers and participant demographic and attendance data for sessions run under the programme, using LYR’s register system
  • Work with LYR’s finance function to invoice schools for sessions
  • Draft quarterly reporting for LB Newham on the progress of the programme, working with LYR’s Head of Operations

Essential Requirements

  • Confident with outlook and office programmes
  • Sharp awareness of customer’s needs
  • Sales focused whilst embracing a charitable ethos
  • Experience of and high levels of customer service
  • Experience of local school and education processes
  • Able and willing to work weekends during peak season
  • Good time management and able to prioritise your work

Desirable Requirements

  • Knowledge of the Outdoor Industry
  • Marketing and social media

All those wanting to apply should send their CV to Operations Manager, Bobbie Morgan on [email protected].

Deadline for application: 31st May 2019.