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U11s Head Coach and Assistant Coach: F.C. Kilmarnock Ladies

F.C. Kilmarnock Ladies are recruiting a Head Coach and an Assistant Coach for the U11 Age Group to work within their growing Academy Structure.

Club Admin & Development Officer Orkney Athletics Club (OAC)

As Club Admin & Development Officer, your role will be to lead in raising the admin standards, grow the coaching workforce and support the club in developing/growing qualified officials, improving links with the community and  fostering talented athlete pathways and developing Senior Section.

Equality and Diversity Advisory Group Members (voluntary): scottishathletics

We are currently seeking to expand our current Equality and Diversity Advisory Group

Development Rowing Coach: University of Glasgow

Responsibility for the planning, organisation and delivery of rowing technical sessions, liaising with multi-disciplinary support service staff to support the overall programme objectives

Youth Academy Coaching Opportunities: St Mirren Football Club

St. Mirren F.C. are offering a fantastic opportunity to join their highly sucessful youth academy, we are looking for appropriately qualified personnel to join our staff at the youth academy to coach our (U11-U18) squads.

Customer Service Advisor: University of Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh’s Sport & Exercise, seeks an enthusiastic, well-organised and positive thinking individual to join our Customer Service Advisor team

U13s Coach: F.C. Kilmarnock Ladies

F.C. Kilmarnock Ladies are recruiting two U13 Coaches to work within their growing Academy Structure. F.C. 

Social Enterprise & Sport Co-ordinator: Senscot

Senscot is now seeking to recruit a Social Enterprise and Sport Co-ordinator to facilitate and support the growing volume of activity of the Sport SEN.

Highland Mountain Bike Development Co-ordinator

Scottish Cycling/Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland (DMBinS)

Performance Sailing Officer: RYA Scotland

The Royal Yachting Association Scotland is seeking an exceptional individual to join the RYA Scotland Performance Team.

Event Officer: British Paralympic Association

To assist with the operational planning and provide administrative support to the Event and Project Manager across the portfolio of BPA events in 2020. 

Kitting Out Officer: British Paralympic Association

The Kitting Out Officer will support the operational elements required to deliver the best prepared ParalympicsGB team to the Tokyo 2020 Games specifically related to ParalympicsGB Team Kit. 

Commercial Manager: British Paralympic Association

The Commercial Manager will support the Commercial Director in the successful implementation of the Commercial Team’s strategic plan.

General Manager - Galleon Centre

Lead the day-to-day management and co-ordination of Galleon Centre operations ensuring the effective and efficient delivery and promotion of modern high quality, value for money leisure services

Performance Administrator

Do you have a proven track record of providing an effective administrative service to an organisation? If so, we have just the challenge to bring out the best in you.

Football Scout: BSC Glasgow

BSC Glasgow want a Club scout who will work search for players and coaches to support the development of the Club.

Fixture and Registrations Secretary: BSC Glasgow

A community Football Club based in the West of Glasgow requires someone to coordinate match fixtures and player/coach registrations.

Football Coaches: BSC Glasgow

BSC Glasgow are recruiting football coaches to help develop new teams in 2020.

Cardenden Amateur Swimming Club: Teacher/Coach vacancies

Cardenden Amateur Swimming Club is a family-friendly swimming club at the heart of the local community. 

The Scottish FA: Ticketing and Membership Operations Executive

The overall purpose of this role is to ensure Scotland Supporters Club memberships, Debenture scheme ticket sales as well as general ticket sales and match day operations are administered...

Welcome Hosts / Leisure Attendant Dry: Edinburgh Leisure

Various Hours Available

Leisure Attendant (Wet): Edinburgh Leisure

Various locations throughout Edinburgh

Health & Wellbeing Officer: Aberdeenshire Council

Work in close partnership with management and key agencies to develop, implement and manage a Health and Wellbeing programme for people living with long-term health conditions.


We are seeking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic individual to work as a Planner

Investment and Finance Coordinator

Do you want to develop your skills by providing a professional and customer focused service for a range of grant funding processes?

Dunedin swimming team: Coach

Dunedin swimming team in Edinburgh are seeking a coach to work with our younger development swimmers

Carnegie Swimming Club: Head Coach

Tenders are sought for the delivery of the following: Performance & Junior Performance Squads Coaching services & Carnegie Swimming Club Head Coach services

Volunteer Co-ordinator: SASA East District

This new and exciting role will look to ensure that volunteers that underpin East District activities are fully supported with the wide variety of roles that they undertake across all disciplines.

Assistant Head Coach: InCAS (Inverkeithing Competitive Amateur Swimmers)

Inverkeithing Competitive Amateur Swimmers aim to provide a safe and caring, professionally managed environment in which swimmers of all ages and abilities can flourish and reach their own potentialstrive . 

Schools to Club Coaching Officer – Harmeny AC

Harmeny Athletic Club is a well-established and successful athletics club based in the South West of Edinburgh. 

Partnership Manager

We are currently looking for a Partnership Manager to join our Sports Development team, who will support our partner organisations and sports governing bodies to deliver sportscotland’s vision of creating a world class sporting system in Scotland.

General Manager: South Lanarkshire Leisure

This is an outstanding opportunity for someone who has vision, energy, creativity and an absolute focus on delivering high-performing services and achieving the best possible outcomes for the residents and communities of South Lanarkshire.

Outdoor Instructors: Castle Semple Centre

Suitable applicants will be added to our team of seasonal staff and a pool of casual employees for 2020 and beyond.

Sports Officer (Disability and Inclusion): Aberdeenshire wide

Aberdeenshire Council is looking to recruit a Sports Officer with a remit for Disability & Inclusion to create sporting and physical activity opportunities within the Aberdeenshire community.

Development Manager: Raith Rovers Community Foundation

Our charity is about to experience a period of growth and we require a structured, proactive and vibrant person to manage and develop the charitable projects through this exciting phase.

PT Activity Co-ordinator: KA Leisure

KA Campus, Largs

Development Officer: Aberfeldy Rugby Football Club

Aberfeldy RFC is based in Highland Perthshire and seeks to appoint a part time DO to help drive the development of rugby in the two secondary schools in our area together with their 9 feeder primaries, the community and the club. 

Club Professional: Kingsknowe Golf Club

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Club Professional to join the Kingsknowe Golf Club team from 1 February 2020. 

Youth & Community Fitness Coach, Edinburgh & the Lothians: Street League

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

Relief Dance Instructor: KA Leisure

Various locations throughout North Ayrshire

Sport and Physical Activity Coach - Swimming: Glasgow Life

The Sport and Physical Activity Coach (Swimming) will work within Glasgow Life, providing participation and development opportunities across our swimming programme at the City of Glasgow Swim Team.

Active Schools Co-ordinator: East Dunbartonshire Council

Active Schools Coordinators are responsible for developing an infrastructure to recruit, support and sustain a network of volunteers, coaches, leaders and teachers who deliver physical activity and sport before, during and after school and in the wider community.

Outdoor Activity Development Officer: Outdoor Partnership

East Ayrshire, Scotland

Scottish Archery: Chair

Do you have what it takes to grow and evolve Scottish Archery?

Movement Park: Board Positions

To support us during this exciting new phase in our growth, we are seeking to appoint new Chairperson and Secretary. These roles are crucial in allowing Movement Park to become sustainable over the next phase.

Community/Development Coach - Scotland Rugby League

To support the development work, we are in a position to recruit a number of paid Community/Development coaches to work with our partner secondary schools across the country. 

Team Manager (Volunteer): Scotland Rugby League

Responsible for all logistical arrangements for Scotland Rugby League Students

Dundee United Football Club: Academy Job Opportunities

Dundee United Football Club are recruiting highly motivated, innovative and fully qualified staff who can deliver our recently awarded ‘Elite status’ academy programme based at the Academy, Regional Performance Centre and High Performance Centre, St Andrews University.

Club Development Officer (Women & Girls) – Scottish Squash – Part-Time

Scottish Squash are the national governing body for squash in Scotland and are looking for the right individual to join the development team as the Club Development Officer (Women & Girls).

Active Schools Volunteer: Aberdeenshire Council

Aberdeenshire Council are looking for eager and motivated volunteers to contribute to the development of projects and partnerships in a sporting and physical activity environment 

Gymnastics, Trampoline and Preschool Gymnastics Coaches: Edinburgh Leisure

Do you have a passion for gymnastics or trampolining, a talent for teaching and a gift for delivering the best coaching experience possible?

Instructor Development Scheme (IDS)

The Instructor Development Scheme (IDS) offers the opportunity of training, personal development and work experience at the Scottish National Watersports Centre based on the idyllic island of Cumbrae.

Active Schools Co-ordinator: Fife Council

Bell Baxter High School, Cupar

Volunteer with Edinburgh Eagles Athletics

Edinburgh Eagles Athletics Club (EEAC) provides an environment which enables young people (age 6-18) with communication and social difficulties to develop their skills. EEAC aims to give children, with Autistic Spectrum Disabilities and/or learning disabilities or similar conditions, the opportunity to explore sports and friendship in a safe, non-competitive and fun environment. We have about 20 members, 2 coaches and 4 volunteers. The club is affiliated to Lothian Disability Sports and Scottish Athletics.

UEFA Euro 2020: Various roles

The UEFA European Championship will celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2020 and the tournament will be played across 12 different European cities. Hampden Park will host 4 matches and to make this all possible, the Local Organising Structure in Glasgow is recruiting across various roles including

Relief Swimming Instructor: KA Leisure

Various locations throughout North Ayrshire

Casual Lifeguard(s) / Swimming Teacher(s): Moray Leisure Centre

We are currently looking for responsible persons to complement our existing team of Pool staff, and to provide cover during holiday and sickness periods.

Active Schools Coach (Volunteer): Falkirk

Falkirk Community Trust are looking for passionate and motivated volunteers to contribute to the Active Schools programme across Falkirk. These exciting roles will support the Active Schools team in meeting the national aims of sportscotland.

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.

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: 30 October 2019


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