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Scottish Archery: Chair

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

Sport Assistant: Robert Gordon University

Responsible to the Shift Lead, your role will involve the day to day running and safe and efficient operation of RGU SPORT.

Active Communities Officer - Community Sports Hubs

Fife Council in partnership with sportscotland, wish to appoint a Active Communities Development Officer (Community Sport Hubs) to enhance its sports development team. 

Assistant Sports Medicine Doctor

We are currently looking for an Assistant Sports Medicine Doctor to join the Sports Medicine department who will provide reactive medical care to sports and athletes supported by sportscotland institute of sport, as well as season-long preventative support with the aim of reducing illness and injury in high performance sport.

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

Ayrshire Sportsability: Chairperson

Ayrshire Sportsability (ASA) 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 in Ayrshire.

Health and Wellness Instructor: Aberdeenshire Council

Aberdeenshire Council are recruiting a Health and Wellness Instructor to plan, develop and deliver Health & Physical Activity programmes in partnership with other agencies

Temporary Part Time Lifeguard / Swimming Teacher: Moray Leisure Centre

25 Hours per Week

Part Time Lifeguard / Swimming Teacher: Moray Leisure Centre - 27 Hours

27 Hours per Week

Badminton Scotland - Head of Finance

The Head of Finance will have a major role to play in implementing and overseeing the financial systems and controls that underpin the organisation. 

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.

Head of Referee Operations: Scottish FA

The Scottish FA is seeking to appoint a Head of Referee Operations to lead the Referee Operations department 

Sports Coordinator: Communications & Events (Maternity Cover): University of Edinburgh

Edinburgh University Sports Union (EUSU) seeks an energetic and proactive Sports Coordinator to join the team to support the delivery of its communications and events offering. 

Full time Project Officer: Live Active Leisure

Live Active Leisure are the leading sport and leisure provider in Perth and Kinross, operating 12 venues supporting fitness classes, gyms, sports clubs, kids’ activities and much more.

Director of the Tennis Academy: Merchiston Edinburgh

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional person to lead our thriving Tennis Academy and be instrumental in its further expansion and development.

Invitation to Tender

Highland Swim Team Performance Development Programme (central) & Inverness Amateur Swim Club Coaching Programme

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).

St Mirren Football Club: Youth Academy Head of Football Science & Medicine Vacancy

St. Mirren F.C. Youth Academy are offering a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Football Science & Medicine to oversee the academy youth squads (U11-U18) and the reserve league squad.

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 

Independent Disciplinary Panel Member (scottishathletics)

scottishathletics is looking to recruit Independent Disciplinary Panel Members to manage disciplinary matters and complaints which have been referred to the company.

Streetsport Coach: Robert Gordon Sport

Can you help deliver and develop the Denis Law Legacy Trust’s growing Streetsport project? 

Gym Instructors: Edinburgh Leisure

Royal Commonwealth Pool

Leisure Attendant (Wet): Edinburgh Leisure

Royal Commonwealth Pool

Swim Teacher Development Opportunities: Edinburgh Leisure

Unqualified Individuals interested in becoming a Swim Teacher wanted!

Gymnastics Coaching Development Opportunities: Edinburgh Leisure

Edinburgh Leisure is looking to recruit individuals with a passion for encouraging young people to be active and to learn new skills through our Gymnastics Coaching programme.

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?

Gymnastics Coach: Edinburgh Leisure - Full time

Full time, Monday to Friday.

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

Sport Attendant: The University of Strathclyde

The University of Strathclyde is looking to employ an experienced Sport Attendant to join the existing Operational team at Strathclyde Sport.

Performance Coach (Sprint): The Scottish Canoe Association

The Scottish Canoe Association are seeking an extremely capable individual to join our existing performance team, delivering daily coaching to the SCA Performance Squad. 

Coach/Mentor: B-Active

B-Active are looking for an individual who enjoys working with children and young adults. 

Relief Swimming Instructor KA Leisure (Level 2)

Various locations throughout North Ayrshire

Glasgow University Women’s Football Team (GUWFC) 2nd Team Head Coach

Provide a high standard of coaching for approximately 20 – 30 players per session

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.

Sports Coach

Are you passionate about helping those who are keen to develop in sport? If so, this may be the role for you!

Fitness Officer: University of Stirling

The post holder will provide a customer-facing role in the delivery of the overall fitness programme in the gym areas.

Kilmarnock FC: Physiotherapists/Sports Therapists

Kilmarnock FC are looking to recruit part time physiotherapists/sports therapists to provide match day pitch side first aid, and where appropriate to provide evening clinic cover.  

Coach Development Officer: Triathlon Scotland

A vacancy has arisen for a high achieving, passionate and knowledgeable individual to take on the full time Coach Development Officer role. You will be responsible for leading, developing and implementing in the area of coaching and coach development across Scotland.

Coaches: Newmains Utd Football Academy

Newmains Utd is a semi-professional club based in Lanarkshire.

Ayr United Football Academy – Seeking Physiotherapists

This is a fantastic position for a Physiotherapy student, or recent Physiotherapy graduate

Ayr United Football Academy – Seeking Volunteer Sport Science Students

This is a fantastic position for a Sport Science student, or recent Sport Science graduate, where you will have the opportunity develop your practical ability to deliver high-impact sport science sessions to various Academy squads.

Centre Manager: Scout Adventures Fordell Firs

We are seeking an experienced individual with a passion for Outdoors and Adventure to lead our team at Scout Adventures Fordell Firs.

Development Phase Physiotherapist Vacancy – Hamilton Academical FC

Hamilton Academical Football Club are currently seeking to recruit a permanent, full-time physiotherapist to oversee the delivery of medical provision to their Development phase squad 

Club Doctor: Brechin City FC

Following the departure of Dr Alistair Shaw who stood down after a lengthy period of time supporting the club in this role, Brechin City FC continue to invite notes of interest for the position of Club Doctor.

Part Time Lifeguard-Swimming Teacher - Moray Leisure Centre

14¾ Hours per Week

Part Time Lifeguard Swimming Teacher - Moray Leisure Centre

16 Hours per Week 

Scottish Squash: Board Director Performance

An opportunity has arisen for a positive, driven team player to join the Scottish Squash Board as a Director of Performance.

Scottish Squash: Board Director Finance and Commercial

An opportunity has arisen for a positive, driven team player to join the Scottish Squash Board as a Director of Finance and Commercial. 

Active Schools Co-ordinator: Fife Council

Bell Baxter High School, Cupar

Girvan Football Club: First Team Physio - Volunteer

Girvan Football Club are a Scottish football club based in the town of Girvan, South Ayrshire. Nicknamed the Seasiders, they were formed in 1947, and play at Hamilton Park. They currently play in the Scottish Junior Football Association, West Region.

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

Lacrosse Coaches: Edinburgh University Women's Lacrosse Club

We are looking for individuals of all coaching abilities to assist throughout tour club for the 2019/20 season.

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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