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Board Members: The Sports Council for Glasgow

We are looking to recruit up to three Board Members to play a key role in helping to deliver our new strategy and to ensure we are operating to good, and robust, governance procedures.  

Football Coaches: Kilmarnock Ladies

FC Kilmarnock Ladies are the oldest surviving ladies football team in Scottish Women's Football and are the elite pathway for players in Ayrshire.  We are looking to extend our coaching staff at all age groups but are immediately looking to fill the following position.

Business Support Partner - HR: British Gymnastics

Working within a team, the Business Support Partner – HR, will provide HR related support and guidance to club managers, enabling them to successfully implement initiatives to improve and sustain the effective running of their day to day club operations.

Youth & Community Fitness Coach: Street League

We are looking to recruit a Youth & Community Fitness Coach in Edinburgh.

Physiotherapy Associate: Physio Focused

This position is on a part time, permanent basis working directly with the business owner. The main roles being, to maintain a clinical (musculoskeletal) caseload and to complete off site workstation assessments when required. 

BSC Glasgow Youth: Football Coaches

Broomhill Sports Club, the West End of Glasgow are looking for Football Coaches

Cricket Scotland: Chief Executive

We need a strategic leader with a track record of achievement through driving high performance. You will be able to demonstrate strong business and financial acumen, and develop strategic and commercial partnerships. 

Physical Activity Advisor - Glasgow: WheelPower

Exciting opportunity to enable newly paralysed people to take part in and enjoy sport

The City of Edinburgh Netball Association (CENA): Match Secretary

The Match Secretary role will facilitate and manage the leagues, ensuring fixtures are created, league administration is completed and teams adhere to the rules.  In addition, the role will facilitate (with teams) the allocation of umpires to games.

Corporate Partnerships Executive - Scotland: CIMSPA

CIMSPA and sportscotland are looking for a self-starting Corporate Partnership Executive to expand and deliver the CIMSPA partnership network across Scotland. If you are a motivated and driven individual, with experience in quality assurance, this role could be for you.

Falkirk Junior Bike Club - Coaches and Mountain Bike Leaders

Falkirk Junior Bike Club have undergone a period of rapid expansion, and now require to bolster their Coaching and Leadership team to ensure that they can sustain their current growth, and deliver for the wide range of abilities within the club. 

Retail Assistant Manager: The Scottish FA

The Scottish FA is seeking to recruit an Retail Assistant Manager for the day to day operations of the Hampden Museum Store.

Active Schools Co-ordinator: Live Active Leisure

Live Active Leisure in partnership with sportscotland, are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the above post.

REN 96 - Performance Development Swim Coach

REN 96 Swim Team is seeking to employ an experienced, dynamic and passionate performance development swimming coach

Dundee City Disability Sport – Branch Coordinator

Lead the development of disability sport in Dundee by creating effective links between national organisations, affiliated clubs and organisations and the local authority and increasing the numbers of participants, coaches and volunteers.

ESM Hockey Club Coaching positions 2019/20

ESM Hockey Club, based in Edinburgh, has a number of coaching positions available for season 2019/20.

The Scottish Volleyball Association (SVA): Regional Development Officer

The Scottish Volleyball Association, in partnership with sportscotland, is seeking to recruit a Volleyball Regional Development Officer to plan, implement and lead the development of volleyball in the West of Scotland 

Scottish Volleyball Association (SVA): Competitions and Events Administrator

The successful candidate will need to have excellent organisational skills as they will be responsible for the effective delivery of a comprehensive range of programme and administrative duties.

ClubSport Aberdeen: Minute Secretary and Social Media Committee Member

ClubSport Aberdeen is the new, vibrant body directed by the clubs, for the clubs.

East Fife Sports Council: Executive Committee Members

East Fife Sports Council are recruiting voluntary Executive Committee Members. 

Assistant Director (Sport Development: University of St Andrews

We are seeking to appoint a qualified and experienced individual to provide strategic leadership and management of all student sport at the University of St Andrews.  

Mountaineering Scotland: President and two new Directors

Mountaineering Scotland is seeking three volunteers to take up the roles of President, Director for Mountain Safety, and Director for ClimbScotland.

Aberdeenshire Council - Community Sports Hub Officer

Aberdeenshire Council is looking to recruit a Sports Officer to create sporting and physical activity opportunities within the Aberdeenshire community.

Edinburgh Leisure - Climbing Arena Supervisor

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to continue the development of our Climbing Programme and Climbing Instructors

Glasgow University Athletics Club - Sprints Coach

Glasgow University Athletics Club are seeking applicants for a new Sprints Coach. GUAC are Scotland’s most successful university athletics club in recent years having won the Scottish Uni Indoor and Outdoor titles nine years in a row. The club has also witnessed rapid member expansion and now boasts 115 members with this number growing year on year.

Inverclyde Council - 2x Active School’s Co-ordinator

Inverclyde Council in partnership with sportscotland wish to appoint an Active Schools Coordinator to strengthen its existing team. This is a key appointment in relation to the development of Active Schools within Inverclyde

Ayr United Football Academy - Pro Youth Coaches Wanted

Ayr United Football Academy are looking to recruit highly motivated volunteer coaches to work with in our Children’s and Youth Programmes

Civil Service Strollers (U20’s) - Assistant Coach

Civil Service Strollers are looking to appoint an ambitious assistant coach to help train our talented under 20’s side, competing in the Lowlands Under 20’s Development League.

Kirkcaldy and Central Fife Sports Council - Development Officer/Secretary

Kirkcaldy and Central Fife Sports Council are looking to engage a highly motivated individual on a selfemployed
basis to promote the Sports Council, increase membership and to seek external funding and

First Team Head Coach of University of Strathclyde Men's Football Team

An exciting role has arisen at Strathclyde University Men's Football, we are looking for a hands on, determined individual that strives for success by developing upon a young talented team


The primary purpose of REACT Sports, Registered Charity SC045050, is the advancement of public participation in recreational, grass-roots basketball, netball and dance among children and young people. The secondary purpose is the advancement of citizenship through teaching and instilling the five REACT values, which are Respect, Enable, Achievable, Community and Togetherness.

University of Strathclyde Swimming and Water Polo Club - WATERPOLO COACH

The role will support Strathclyde Sport’s strategic objectives to achieve greater year-on-year success in BUCS competitions by coaching the University of Strathclyde Men and Women’s first team squad.

Assistant Regional Performance Manager

Do you have a proven track record in supporting the development of world class sporting talent?

If so, we have just the challenge to bring out the best in you!!

sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. Our vision is an active Scotland where everyone benefits from sport. In an active Scotland we will all find ways to be physically active every day. As the national agency for sport our role is to make sure sport plays its part in a thriving Scotland. By investing Scottish Government and National Lottery resources, we help the people of Scotland get the most from the sporting system.

Head of Strength and Performance Conditioning

sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. Our vision is an active Scotland where everyone benefits from sport. In an active Scotland we will all find ways to be physically active every day. As the national agency for sport our role is to make sure sport plays its part in a thriving Scotland. By investing Scottish Government and National Lottery resources, we help the people of Scotland get the most from the sporting system.

Philanthropy and Fundraising Officer: Scottish Athletics

As the Philanthropy and Fundraising Officer, reporting to the CEO, you will work closely with the CEO and senior managers, playing a key role in engaging high level donors, managing and growing a portfolio of prospects capable of giving six-figure + gifts. 

Mountain Safety Advisor (par​t-time) with Mountaineering Scotland

Do you have a substantial knowledge of and passion for the Scottish Mountains and mountain safety?

Assistant Referee Administration Manager: Scottish FA

To assist the Administration Manager in dealing with the business of referee operations and related administrative and reporting processes.

Preschool Coach: Zippy's Gymnastics Academy

Zippy's Gymnastics Academy is a well established club looking for enthusiastic and motivated coaches to join our team.

Glasgow Devils: Basketball Coaches

Head Coach and Assistant Coach

Competitions & Events Manager: Netball Scotland

Netball Scotland currently seeks a highly motivated, skilled and professional Competitions & Events Manager (CEM) to lead the development and implementation of the competition and events strategy in order to deliver a world class sporting system for netball and work towards achieving the long-term outcomes in Netball Scotland’s Strategic Plan 2019-2023.

First Team Coach Opportunity (Voluntary)

Kincardine Football Club (Kincardine) is searching for a First Team Coach 

Sports Coach (Swimming) (Block contract): East Dunbartonshire Leisure & Culture Trust

East Dunbartonshire Leisure & Culture Trust Swimming Development are looking for Swimming Coaches for their Learn to Swim Programme.  You will work at various Leisure Centres, schools and other venues throughout East Dunbartonshire.

Assistant Sports Coach (Swimming): East Dunbartonshire Leisure and Culture Trust

East Dunbartonshire Leisure & Culture Trust Swimming Development  are looking for Assistant Swimming Coaches for their Learn to Swim Programme. You will work at various Leisure Centres, schools and other venues throughout East Dunbartonshire.

Stepping Stones: Swimming Instructor Recruitment Day

Stepping Stones are currently recruiting new teachers for the 2019/20 academic year, with positions available across Edinburgh, Midlothian and West Lothian.

Head Coach (2nd XV): Edinburgh Academical

The Edinburgh Academical Football Club (“EAFC”, the “Club”) is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and energetic 2nd XV Head Coach to join its senior rugby coaching staff.

The R&A: Sales Executive

As part of the sales team you will be responsible for contributing towards the sales of hospitality experiences for The Open Championship. The successful candidates will exhibit the desire and drive to be part of a winning team through effective sales performance.

Scottish Canoe Association (SCA) Director Vacancies

There are three SCA Director roles to be elected/appointed this autumn:

  • General Secretary
  • President
  • General Director

Assistant Coach (Voluntary): Dalkeith Thistle FC Under 20s Football Team

Dalkeith Thistle FC Under 20s Football Team Assistant Coach (Voluntary) Dalkeith Thistle FC currently has an exciting and challenging vacancy in the form of a volunteer assistant coach for our Under 20s Football Team.

Swim Central: Pool Coordinator

Admin and marketing FIEND required!

Hockey Coach: Kelvinside Academy

Kelvinside Academy currently has an opportunity for an experienced hockey coach to join its dedicated team of sports coaches within the PE and Games Department.

Relief Swimming Instructor: KA Leisure

Various locations throughout North Ayrshire

Basketball Coach: University of Edinburgh Men’s 1st Team

The University of Edinburgh is seeking an ambitious individual to coach their Men’s 1st Team within its highly regarded basketball programme. 

Scottish FA: Drivers UEFA Women’s Under-19 Championship

In July of 2019, Scotland will have the privilege of hosting the 18th edition of the UEFA Women’s Under-19 Championship. 

Lead Coach: G84 Junior Netball Club

G84 Junior Netball Club in Helensburgh are on the look out for a new lead coach.

Swim Teachers Level 2: Total Swimming Academies Glasgow

Founded by Olympic swimmers Steve Parry and Adrian Turner, our mission is “Revolutionising Swimming, Changing Lives”. We don’t want to just teach people how to swim - we want to enhance lifestyles.

Becky Adli​ngton’s Swim Stars - Lifeguard

Doubletree by Hilton, Bellshill

Secretary - The Strathmore Rugby Club Community Trust

The purpose of Strathmore Rugby Club Community Trust is the advancement of participation in rugby union and rugby league.

Snowsport Scotland: Board Vacancies (3)

Snowsport Scotland is now seeking interest from people with an understanding of the principles of governance to join our Board to ensure we achieve our strategic goals and to help us identify new opportunities.

Active Schools Midlothian – Sports Coaches & Volunteers

Active Schools Midlothian are looking to recruit qualified sports coaches from a variety of different sports disciplines and also some volunteers with a keen interest in developing their sports coaching experience.

Date published: 08 June 2016
Date updated: 10 October 2018


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