Job ref no.: CT3123192-01#1031

Paddle Sports Coach

Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club

  • 5-day week
  • 13-month pay
  • Dental plan
  • Education subsidies
  • Medical plan

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club is looking for a high calibre individual to fill the position of Paddle Sports Coach.

This position will report directly to the Rowing and Paddle Sports Manager.

The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing youth, school and corporate paddle sport programs at the Club. He/ she will also be required to assist in coaching the Club’s existing dragon boat and outrigger canoe programs when necessary.


Additionally, he/she will work closely with the Rowing and Paddle Sports Manager to ensure safety policies and framework are current and will work with other full/ part time coaches to organise the repair and maintenance of the RHKYC Paddle Sports fleet. The candidate will also have the opportunity to assist the Club in organising and running high-level paddling events in order to develop dragon boating and outrigger canoeing at the Club and within Hong Kong.




  • Recognized paddle sport coaching qualification
  • Over four years’ paddle sports experience at a good standard
  • Over two years’ coaching experience (university, juniors and novices an advantage)
  • Fluent in written & spoken English.  Spoken Chinese or Mandarin is an advantage.
  • Current First Aider and holder of HK Pleasure Vessel Operator Grade 2 Qualification or equivalent would be an advantage.


We offer attractive remuneration and excellent fringe benefits to the right candidate.  Closing date for applications is 23 August 2019. Interested parties should submit a comprehensive CV together with the expected salary to The Human Resources Manager, Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or click the Apply Now button below.

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Job ref no. CT3123192-01#1031
  • N/A
Job Function
  • Causeway Bay
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 2 years - 4 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Asso. Deg or High Dip
  • Degree