Jobs in sport

Below you will find job vacancies at sportscotland and other sport organisations.

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Guest Support Assistant: Inverclyde National Sports Training Centre

We currently have a vacancy for an enthusiastic Guest Support Assistant, ideally with experience in a large multi-purpose sports facility. You’ll be used to dealing with guest enquiries, assisting the setup of the facilities, and have an awareness of health and safety procedures.  


LiveArgyll Active Schools and Sports Manager

In partnership with sportscotland we are seeking a dynamic and committed individual to lead and manage the Active Schools team, Sports Development service and wider Health and Well - Being programme in partnership with other key providers.


Club & Community Basketball Coach (Paid)

East Lothian Dragons Basketball Club are a community-focused basketball club in East Lothian, Scotland. The club offers male and female youth teams from age from 10 to 16 years.


Active Schools Coordinator: Banchory Network within Aberdeenshire

7.25 hrs per week


Sports Officer (Disability and Inclusion): Aberdeenshire Council

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.


Active Schools Coordinator: Turriff Network within Aberdeenshire

14.5 hrs per week


Scottish Sports Association - Directors (Two Vacancies)

The SSA is looking to appoint two enthusiastic individuals to provide guidance to the Board of Management.


Scottish Sports Association - Commercial/Business Development/Fundraising Director

The SSA is looking to appoint an enthusiastic individual with significant experience in commercial partnerships, business development and/or fundraising to provide guidance to the Board of Management. 


Finance Director: Scottish Wrestling Association (SWA)

Working alongside SWA Directors, the Finance Director will have an overall control and responsibility for all financial aspects of SWA strategy and is expected to analyse figures and implement recommendations based on these findings, with the most profitable outcomes.


Development Director: The Scottish Wrestling Association (SWA)

SWA is seeking a highly competitive, ambitious, experienced and enthusiastic individual to be appointed as a Development Director on the Scottish Wrestling Association Board.


Senior Instructor: Glenmore Lodge

You will be a committed paddler, with significant experience of coaching and guiding at a very high technical level in a range of paddlesport disciplines.


Competition Advisory Group Role: Netball Scotland

Netball Scotland seek to appoint a passionate, experienced and objective individual to join the Competitions Advisory Group (CompAG), to represent the North/East area.


FT Team Leader (fitness): KA Leisure

Temporary until 31 March 2019


Coach: Strathclyde University Netball Club

Strathclyde University Netball Club are looking for a coach for the 2nd Team.


Gymnastics & Pre-School Gymnastics Coaches

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


Movement Park (SCIO): Board Vacancies

We are looking to identify three Non-Portfolio Directors, a Finance Director and a Director of Marketing & Communications for our voluntary Board of trustees.


Director of Rugby: Larbert High School/Grangemouth Stags RFC

Larbert High School in partnership with Grangemouth Stags Rugby Club seek to appoint a committed Director of Rugby who will be responsible for developing, supporting and delivering a thriving positive rugby culture in both the school and club.


IT Developer: British Gymnastics

We are looking for a talented developer who is comfortable working with the LAMP stack to join our team.


Senior Designer: British Gymnastics

Full time post based at Lilleshall National Sports Centre


Football Coaches: BSC Glasgow

Football Coaches Needed: BSC Glasgow want to recruit two new coaches for our 7 aside teams and also a Coach for one of our 11 aside teams.


Performance Sports Manager: Oriam

As Performance Sports Manager you will be responsible for leading the sports science services and managing agreements with our high performance partners.


Physical Activity Consultant: KA Leisure

Full-time role


Physical Activity Consultant - KA Leisure

Part-time role


Netball Coach: Chryston High School – North Lanarkshire

Chryston High School PE department are looking for an enthusiastic netball coach to deliver 2 netball clubs.  The first one would be coaching a group of S4-S6 girls at an after-school club and preparing them for fixtures and attending local school competitions with the team. 


Heriot-Watt University Football Coach

We are looking for an enthusiastic coach to deliver high quality training sessions on Mondays and Thursday with our Amateur squad, most of whom will make up the BUCS 2nd team on the Wednesday. 


PT Recreation Assistant II (fitness): KA Leisure

Rate of Pay: £8.45 per hour (including living wage allowance) (KA Leisure provides workers with a minimum hourly rate of £8.45 per hour under the Living wage initiative. Terms and conditions apply.


Kinross Curling & Marketing Development Officer

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club (RCCC) and partners are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised person to fill the Curling & Marketing Development Officer vacancy at Kinross Ice Rink. 


Trustees- Sports Council Trust Company

Part Time, Contract [36 Months] / Voluntary. Travel and subsistence expenses will be reimbursed.


F/T Recreation Assistant II (pool): KA Leisure

Rate of Pay: £8.45 per hour (including living wage allowance) (the contracted hourly rate for this post is £4.48-£6.90 per hour)


Football Development Officer: Bathgate

Your role is to work in close partnership with West Lothian Council and Livingston Youth Foundation and other key partners to lead and coordinate the development of football throughout West Lothian in line with local and National strategies.


Performance Coach Intern ~ Rowing (2 posts)

These exciting Performance Rowing Coach Intern positions will support the Head of Rowing and his coaching team with technical rowing sessions within EUBC, setting out structured, innovative and challenging sessions (daily / weekly / monthly) to achieve optimal rowing performance.


Camera Operatives/Performance Analysts/Video Editors

FilmMyMatch uses the latest technology to capture the excitement and passion of live sporting events and showcase the talent that exists from grassroots to elite level. 


Communications Officer – Triathlon Scotland (part time)

Are you a dedicated communications professional seeking a vibrant organisation to make your mark?  Well look no further as an exciting opportunity has arisen within Triathlon Scotland to join our Events and Marketing team!


Active School Co ordinator x 2: West Lothian Council

In partnership with sportscotland, West Lothian Council wish to appoint 1.0 FTE (full time) and 0.6 FTE (part time) Active Schools Coordinators.


Active Schools Co-Ordinator (Fixed Term): WD Leisure

West Dunbartonshire Leisure, in partnership with sportscotland, wish to recruit a suitably qualified, highly motivated, organised and enthusiastic individual to join our vibrant Active Schools Team to help us continue to get more young people, more active, more often.


Heriot-Watt University Head Basketball Coach

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic coach to continue the development of the club. The role has a primary focus of supporting the men’s 1st team whilst also working closely with the players and coaches for the men’s 2nd and women’s 1st team.


Lockerbie  Curling Development Officer (part-time)

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club (RCCC) and partners are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised person to fill the Curling Development Officer vacancy at Lockerbie Ice Rink. 


Ayr United Football Academy: Youth Development Phase 13- 15s Licence Coach

Ayr United Football Academy are looking to recruit highly motivated individuals to work with one of our Youth Development Phase 13s-15s squads. The coaches must be enthusiastic, good communicators and have a passion for developing youth footballers as well as holding a relevant Scottish F.A. licence.


Sports Administrator: The Crags

The Crags is no ordinary sports centre. And we’re looking for no ordinary administrator. 


Pathways Development Officer – Kilmarnock Harrier & AC

If you are passionate about sport, have experience in working with volunteers, clubs and delivering projects and feel you can make a difference to a hugely successful club with access to excellent Athletics facilities then this exciting new opportunity within Kilmarnock Harrier & AC could be for you.


Coaching Pathways Development Officer – Whitemoss AAC

The role will support the delivery of coach centred professional development (CPD) and education opportunities, including mentoring and parent/athlete workshops, linking directly to scottishathletics and South Lanarkshire Leisure programmes.


Match Programme Editor & Media Manager: BSC Glasgow

We are looking for someone to produce approximately 20 match day programmes for BSC Glasgow who play in the Scottish Lowland League.


Sustrans (Scotland) “I Bike” Volunteers

Volunteers needed to promote cycling and walking with children and young people across Scotland.


Rules Manager: The R&A

The R&A, the governing body for the Rules of Golf worldwide (excluding the USA and Mexico), is offering a position within its Rules department. The Rules department is involved in writing and interpreting the Rules of Golf, the Rules of Amateur Status, Rules education and providing support to The R & A’s championships.


Renfrewshire Leisure Limited - Active Schools and Community Club Development Officer(Temporary)

We are looking for a highly motivated, hardworking, creative and proactive individual to make a positive contribution in assisting the development and delivery of our sports service team. The ideal candidate will be a good communicator with strong organisational skills, a ‘can do’ attitude, the ability to work independently and to a high standard under pressure to deadlines.


Adventure Football - Lead Coach

As we begin further expansion in 2017, we need the enthusiastic coaches to join our team on this exciting journey! Do you have what it takes to become an Adventure Football coach and take our kids on exciting football adventures?

You will have a great outgoing personality and the ability to engage and teach 3 - 5 year olds the correct techniques, skills and basic decision making elements of football by using our coaching template and syllabus. You will also be able to demonstrate techniques and skills to a high level. You will become familiar with our "Adventure Football” syllabus


The Royal Caledonian Curling Club - Administrator

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club (RCCC) is the national governing body for the sport of curling in Scotland. It is seeking a dynamic individual with excellent administrative, organisational and interpersonal skills to fill the vacancy of Administrator. The Administrator will be responsible for general office administration, including supporting staff, committees, answering telephones, processing mail, updating web content, data entry and minute-taking.


Edinburgh Napier University - Physiotherapist

The Edinburgh Napier rugby football club is launching its new Rugby Performance Programme for the 2017/18 season. The aim of the programme is to elevate Edinburgh Napier University to a position as one of the top rugby universities in the country. We are looking for a physiotherapist who can assess and treat players at training sessions and on game days. Sessions and all home fixtures take place at Meggetland sports complex in Edinburgh. This position is ideal for practitioners looking to increase their experience with sports teams


KA Leisure - Recreation Assistant II (fitness)

The post holder will take responsibility for the general safety, preparation and cleaning of facilities whilst delivering excellent customer service.

Providing fitness instruction, gym inductions, evaluating, planning and creating customer programmes


East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure - Sports Coach

Want to get involved in our community sports programme?

Working for East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure you will deliver participation and development opportunities for children and young people.


Fife Sports and Leisure Trust - Health & Wellbeing Advisor (FSLT00034)

Assist with and co-ordinate new and current initiatives relating to physical activity that will enable Fife Sports and Leisure Trust to meet their responsibilities in delivering the specification services as agreed by Fife Council.


Scottish Cycling - Finance & Business Support Administrator

Scottish Cycling, the National Governing Body for cycle sport in Scotland, are seeking to appoint a motivated, dynamic and experienced Business Support Administrator. The Finance & Business Support Administrator will support the Finance & Business Support Manager and take responsibility primarily for the purchase ledger as well as other administrative duties. The role will be based at the world class Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome and Emirates Arena in Glasgow.


Scottish Cycling - Development Manager

Do you have a passion for cycling and want to work in one of the most exciting and fastest growing sports in the UK? Scottish Cycling is looking to appoint a dynamic individual to lead the development of cycle sport across the Scottish Cycling regions in Scotland and specifically in the Scottish Cycling West region, within the City of Glasgow.


Hibernian Community Foundation - FOOTBALL COACH VACANCIES

The Hibernian Community Foundation are recruiting sessional Community Football Coaches.

The post holders will be lead and support coaches for our community football teams and academy offerings.  You will deliver a coherent coaching programme for players of all abilities in the Edinburgh and Lothians including pre-school programme 2 -4 years, soccer skills programme 5 – 10 years,  after school programme 5 – 14 years and holiday camps.


Physical Preparation Coach (Full Time) - Stirling

Would you like to join an organisation that will play a key role in preparing athletes for success on the world stage at the Commonwealth Games in 2018, Tokyo Olympics in 2020 and beyond?

Do you have demonstrable experience providing physical preparation support within a high performance, athlete-centred environment?

We currently have the following vacancy within our Physical Preparation team


Physical Preparation Coach (Full Time) - Dundee

Would you like to join an organisation that will play a key role in preparing athletes for success on the world stage at the Commonwealth Games in 2018, Tokyo Olympics in 2020 and beyond?

Do you have demonstrable experience providing physical preparation support within a high performance, athlete-centred environment?

We currently have the following vacancy within our Physical Preparation team


RYA Scotland - High Performance Manager

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


University of Dundee - Swimming Programme Coordinator

University of Dundee - Swimming Programme Coordinator

The Institute of Sport and Exercise have a vacancy for a Swim Programme Coordinator.  


Level 1 Swimming Instructor: Govanhill Baths Community Trust

The Govanhill Baths Community Trust (GBCT) is looking to recruit a Swimming Instructor and supervisor for the Leaner’s Pool.


SCA Coach & Pathway Developer

The Scottish Canoe Association is seeking an extremely capable individual to lead and manage the SCA’s innovative and impactful programme to develop coaches and the performance environment in which they operate.


Scottish Cycling Pathway Coach

The role of the Pathway Coach is to ensure delivery of high quality coaching to young riders Under 18 year of age throughout the pathway.  The role will focus on Road and Track disciplines whilst also supporting pathway activity and initiatives in the off road disciplines. 


Coaching Opportunities: University of Dundee

Exciting coaching opportunities with University of Dundee sports teams.


Sessional Coach: School of Hard Knocks

School of Hard Knocks is a social inclusion charity running courses that use sport & fitness to tackle the issues surrounding unemployment, antisocial behaviour, crime and health.


Fife Sports and leisure trust - Casual Leisure Attendant - Dryside

To supervise Leisure Centre users including adults, youths, children and groups, to ensure safe use of facilities and equipment and to ensure cleanliness of the building.


Fife Sports and leisure trust - Casual Leisure Attendant - Wet Side

To supervise Leisure Centre users including adults, youths, children and groups, to ensure safe use of facilities and equipment and to ensure cleanliness of the building.


Swimming Teacher (Various hours and locations): North Lanarkshire Leisure

You will ensure the safe and effective operation of the swimming lesson programme, teach and develop appropriate lessons for groups and individuals as well as undertaking promotional and marketing duties in connection with all lessons.


First Team Coach: University of Strathclyde Men’s Football Club

The coach is required to lead, manage and deliver coaching services to the Men’s Football Club, including training and fixtures.


Scottish Rowing Honorary Safety Officer

To support the Board of Scottish Rowing in its commitment to ensure that the sport of Rowing in Scotland is conducted in a safe and responsible manner by all member clubs and individuals by providing oversight, guidance and identification of good practice in rowing safety.


Club Coach at Forres Tennis Club

An exciting opportunity for a UKCC Level 3 or above to head up a thriving Junior programme at club level with other opportunities available through Junior squad development and adult coaching.


Dundee City Disability Sport: Chairperson

This is a voluntary position. The chairperson is expected to attend branch meetings, held 6 times per year, club development steering group meetings and other branch events (as available). The Level of time commitment is flexible and will be tailored to suit the applicant’s current commitments and the needs of the branch.


Dundee City Disability Sport: Committee Member

Dundee City Disability Sport (DCDS) is a voluntary sport group where the main aim is to lead in the development of sport for people with physical, sensory or learning disabilities in partnership with key local agencies.


Goalkeeping Coach (Voluntary): Kincardine Football Club

The role will be voluntary but would be great experience for someone studying or looking to progress within this field as it would look great on any CV. The role will involve working on a Monday or Wednesday evening during training and match days with our squad on a Saturday afternoon.


Videographer Opportunity (Voluntary): Kincardine Football Club

 The role will involve videoing matches involving our squad on a Saturday afternoon and occasionally midweek


Physiotherapy Opportunity (Voluntary): Kincardine Football Club

The role will involve working on a Monday or Wednesday evening during training and match days with our squad on a Saturday afternoon.


Swim Teachers Level 2: Total Swimming Academies Edinburgh

Locations:  Kirknewton and Edinburgh City.


Lifeguard: Total Swimming Academies Glasgow

Locations: Bearsden, Cumbernauld, Shawlands and Bellshill


Swim Teachers Level 2: Becky Adlington's Swim Stars Glasgow

Locations: Hilton Strathclyde, Bellshill.


Swim Teachers Level 2: Total Swimming Academies Glasgow

Locations: Bearsden, Cumbernauld, Shawlands


Forwards Coach: Falkirk Rugby & Sports Club

Falkirk Rugby & Sports Club are currently playing in BT National League Division 1 and are looking for an experienced, yet ambitious Forwards Coach to help implement, manage and coach Forward play that will continue to develop players to meet their potential.


University of Glasgow Football Club – 3’s Team Coach Vacancy

The University of Glasgow University Football Club is looking to recruit football coaches for its men’s programme ahead of season 2017/18.


Licence Coach: Ayr United Football Academy

Ayr United Football Academy are looking to recruit highly motivated individuals to work with our Youth Development Phase 13s-15s. The coaches must be enthusiastic, good communicators and have a passion for developing young footballers as well as holding a relevant Scottish F.A. licence.


Football Coaches & Head Coaches: Broomhill Sports Club

Coach recruitment for 17/18 season


Physiotherapist: Hibernian Ladies

Hibernian Ladies are looking to recruit a physiotherapist for their First Team who play within the Scottish Women’s Premier League (SWPL). The successful applicant will be required to attend one training session per week and all fixtures, usually played on Sunday afternoons, within accordance to the published SWPL fixtures.


Glasgow University Men’s Hockey Club Head Coach

Glasgow University Men’s Hockey Club is currently seeking a Head Coach. GUMHC is a friendly, enthusiastic and ambitious club fielding 3 teams across, multiple leagues in Scottish Hockey and British Universities and Colleges (BUCS) leagues, providing playing and development opportunities to students of all levels of hockey ability.


Swimming Teacher - Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones is a local swim school providing high quality swimming lessons for children in small groups of up to 6 children. Stepping Stones operates in independent pools and health clubs across Scotland. 


Cable Wakeboarding Instructor, Dundee

Foxlake Adventures are looking for new cable wakeboarding instructors to join the team, as part of an exciting new venture in Dundee, for the 2017 season.


Sports Therapist: Newmains United J.F.C

Newmains United J.F.C require a Sports Therapist for match day coverage.


Forwards Coach: Cambuslang Rugby Football Club

To design, implement, manage and coach Forward play that will continue to develop players within Cambuslang Rugby Club to meet their potential.


Child Protection Tutor: Physical Education Scotland

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Date published: 08 June 2016
Date updated: 22 March 2017

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