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Assistant Coach

Job Description:

RowLA is a non-profit community-based organization that strives to empower young women from diverse communities across Los Angeles through intensive rowing activities. Our mission is to provide a pathway to college through the sport of rowing, offering our athletes opportunities for personal growth and academic achievement. 

RowLA is seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Coach to work under the Head Coach to support the growth of our junior programs. We are looking for someone who is passionate about rowing and excited to help support and motivate middle and high school athletes. 


Prior rowing coaching experience with sculling & sweeping preferred 
CPR & First Aid Certification 
Successful Completion of Background Check and Safe Sport Training
Ability to foster a positive and inclusive team environment 
Knowledgeable of safety protocols and ensure the safety of rowers and equipment 
Be able to lift/carry 45lbs 
Reliable with excellent communication skills 

Adhere to work schedule hours on a timely basis

Follow training plan provided by Head Coach and participate in Coach meetings

Report to Head Coach regarding all RowLA matters 

Implement RowLA Pillars methodology 

Work collaboratively with all coaches 

Teach the basics of sculling and safety on the water 

Instruct athletes in proper handling and care of all equipment 

Ensure that all equipment is stored correctly and safely 

Maintain a positive coaching environment for athletes 
Be willing to occasionally stay after hours as necessary and assist at local regattas

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