To run, create and manage the daily rows taken by the club. These should reflect the requirements of the membership and be as inclusive as possible.
Liaise with the Bench Blisters and set aside the requisite number of agreed boats for their outings.
Facilitate private rows for those members that wish to take out a boat and liaise with the Treasurer over payment where that is appropriate.
Manage resources and ensure that boats are appropriately co-ordinated between club, Bench Blisters, S4S, private rows, training rows, coaching courses, club trips or outings and maintenance; whilst taking into account the requirements of their owners (where boats are not owned by the club) or any restrictions on those boats.
Liaise, and keep good relations with Richmond Bridge Boat Houses over the use of boats and pontoon space. Also to notify the boathouses in advance of the club’s use of boats.
Ensure that boats are accessible and welcoming to taster rowers and new members.
Liaise with the Bosun over boat damage and scheduled maintenance.
Liaise with the H&S Co-ordinator over the provision of lights and safety equipment.
Liaise with the Events Rowing Co-ordinator over the requirements for external events.
Manage the Doodle Poll ensuring regular clear downs and that rows are added to the poll in such a way that all members have an adequate amount of time to sign up.
Draw up the weekly lists of crews and boats and liaise with the Comms Team over their publication.
Liaise with the Membership Secretary over tasters, new members and leavers and use this information to validate the weekly sign ups on Doodle Poll and protect club revenue.
Whilst facilitating rowing as per the policies and practices of the club: to use discretion to ensure that the policy framework never acts to the disadvantage of members, where possible to provide opportunities to rowers and above all keep things fun.