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Performance administrator: scottishathletics

We are seeking to appoint an individual to support the Performance and Coaching team to deliver our programs and initiatives. 

Swimming Instructor: Westwoods Health Club

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic self-employed swimming instructor to deliver lessons to club members within Westwoods Health Club at Fettes.

Athlete Engagement Manager: British Athletes Commission

The Athlete Engagement Manager (AEM) position is a critical part of BAC’s day to day business. 

Club Support Manager: Scottish Rowing

In this exciting role, the successful post holder will have operational responsibility for delivering the Scottish Rowing Club Support Framework to promote sustainable and well run clubs and to promote growth within clubs.

Waterpolo Coach: University of Strathclyde Swimming and Water Polo Club

Applications are invited for the position of Water Polo Coach at the University of Strathclyde Swimming and Water Polo Club.

Glasgow University Women’s Football Team (GUWFC) 1st Team Head Coach

To be part of GUWFC, coaching and managing the 1st team currently competing in BUCS 1A with the aim of winning the league and reaching the final of the Scottish cup. To work as part of the club, helping players to develop and improve.

Brand and Fundraising Campaign Manager: British Paralympic Association

Would you like to play a lead role in delivering a public fundraising campaign to support British athletes at one of the biggest sporting events in the world and the wider social impact of their success?

Marketing Officer: Scottish Curling

The Marketing Officer will be responsible for implementing the marketing and communication strategies of Scottish Curling in collaboration with the management team. 

Communications Officer

Does the challenge of working across a broad range of projects within the Communications team sound interesting to you? If so, this could be the role for you!

Cameraman: Heriot-Watt Football Team

Cameraman for the East of Scotland and BUCS 1st Team Season 2019/20.

Falkirk Junior Bike Club - Recruiting Coaches and Mountain Bike Leaders

The club is looking to hear from people who are passionate about the sport of cycling, are driven to ensuring that everyone can develop a love of the sport, and reach their full potential. 

Active Schools Coordinator: High Life Highland

We are seeking a full-time (35 hours per week) Active Schools Coordinator for the Wick High School catchment area.

Broomhill Sports Club Glasgow: Football Coaches

BSC Glasgow are seeking to employ Football Coaches to work in our Mini Academy.

Broomhill Sports Club Glasgow: Goalkeeping coaches

BSC Glasgow seek to employ Goalkeeping coaches to work with both 7 & 11 aside players. 

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.

Volleyball 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 volleyball programme.

Rugby Development Coach: Kelvinside Academy

We seek a well-qualified and enthusiastic Rugby Development Coach at Kelvinside Academy, an independent, HMC co-educational day school of over 600 pupils aged 3-18 in the west end of Glasgow.

West Dunbartonshire Amateur Swimming Club – Assistant Head Coach

WDASC are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and committed Assistant Head Coach who will be responsible to the Head Coach and the Executive Committee.

Independent Governance Director: British Disability Fencing

British Disability Fencing (BDF) is currently inviting applications for an independent director on our Board.

Independent Chairman: British Disability Fencing

British Disability Fencing (BDF) is currently inviting applications for an independent chairman on our Board.

Active Schools Assistant: Sport Aberdeen

Working in partnership with St Peters School, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual with a sports coaching background within Sport Aberdeen’s Active Schools programme.

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 Coordinator: Sport Aberdeen

Sport Aberdeen, in partnership with sportscotland, is looking to recruit an Active Schools Coordinator to join it’s successful Active Schools Team.

Full-time Lifeguard / Leisure Assistant: Westwoods Health Club

Westwoods Health Club are currently looking for a full-time Lifeguard to join our established team. 


We are seeking to appoint a Planner who will work as part of our multi-disciplinary team with a range of partners to plan and influence the development of places for sport.

Community Cricket Development Officer: Galloway Cricket Club

Galloway Cricket Club are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated and innovative development officer to provide new and exciting participation opportunities in the local schools and communities.

Community Project Leader (CPL): Strathmore Rugby Club Community Trust

To support the growth of the Trust we are now recruiting for a Community Project Leader on a permanent contract, to further enhance our projects and our operational efficiency - to work 7 hours per week initially (including some evenings and weekends).

Pentland Gymnastics Club: Women’s Artistic Coach Minimum Level 2

We are currently seeking two motivated WA Coach to join our hard working and dedicated coaching team.

Health and Fitness Instructor: Perth College

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands.

Stepping Stones: Lead Swimming Instructor (West Calder)

Friday Afternoons and Sunday Afternoons (Term Time)

Stepping Stones: Lead Swimming Instructor Leith

Sunday Mornings (Term Time)

Stepping Stones: Lead Swimming Instructor Portobello

 Sunday Mornings (Term Time)

Chairperson: Scottish Gymnastics

As our Chairperson, you would lead the Board of Directors and contribute to the strategic direction of Scottish Gymnastics, overseeing the overall management and implementation of the agreed strategy and business plan.

Head of Community Football: Stenhousemuir Football Club

Stenhousemuir Football Club is inviting applications for the position of Head of Community Football.

Sales, Marketing & Partnership Assistant Coordinator X 2: GSi Events

We've got some big Marketing and Partnership plans and we're looking for two talented & enthusiastic SMP Assistants to join our team. 

Sales, Marketing & Partnership Assistant Coordinator (part time): GSi Events

(Part time 21 Hours per week - 12 month fixed contract with potential for extension)

Sports Operations Assistant: University of the West of Scotland

Working within the Sport and Student Engagement team, this role will support the operational delivery of sports services and facilities.

Swimming Teachers: Heart of Midlothian Amateur Swimming Club

Heart of Midlothian ASC are on the hunt for new Swimming Teachers to support our Swim School. Interested….then read on!

Director of Finance and Corporate Services:  British Paralympic Association

The Director of Finance and Corporate Services is a senior executive role within the BPA, working extensively with the Executive Team and BPA Board.

Commercial Director: British Paralympics Association

As a senior executive within the organisation, to undertake lead responsibility for all income generation strategies, relationships and activity, including existing and new corporate partnerships and all forms of charitable income generation including philanthropy and public fundraising.

Aquatics Club Development Assistant: Edinburgh Leisure

Making waves within the local aquatic network, the role will support clubs to become stronger and more sustainable through increasing their membership, supporting coach and volunteer development and supporting the delivery of a quality environment.

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. 

Ayrshire Sportsability Trustee

As a Board member, they will have a collective responsibility for setting the strategic direction and development of the charity, whilst ensuring sound governance and best value at all times.

Head Coach U19s: Boroughmuir Thistle FC National Performance League Squad

We are looking for an ambitious and dedicated individual to lead the coaching, player recruitment and management of our new U19 National  Performance Squad for season 2020.

Volunteer Coach for Edinburgh University Athletics Club

Edinburgh University Athletics Club is looking for a friendly and reliable volunteer coach to lead our Wednesday track training sessions at Saughton Sports Complex in Edinburgh from 3PM to 5PM, September to May. 

Part Time Lifeguard / Swimming Instructor: Moray Leisure Centre (2)

16 hours per week

Part Time Lifeguard / Swimming Instructor: Moray Leisure Centre (1)

27 hours per week

Part Time Lifeguard / Swimming Instructor: Moray Leisure Centre

23 hours per week

Part Time Lifeguard Leader: Moray Leisure Centre

As a Temporary Lifeguard Leader you will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Swimming Pool facility and the health and safety of all members of the Public and staff.

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.

Volunteer Co-ordinator: Dundee Stroke Exercise Club

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the human resource planning, recruiting, selection, training and recognition of Dundee Stroke Exercise Club volunteers.

Caledonian Netball Club: Coaches

Are you a Tracey Neville in the making? Maybe more of a Norma Plummer? Caledonian Netball Club are gearing up for the 2019-20 season but we still require a few more dedicated coaches for teams in divisions 1, 2 & 4.

Scottish Target Shooting: Chair of the Board

The Chair of the Board role provides an exciting opportunity to lead a new governing body through a time of growth and development, underpinned by our new strategic plan.

Glasgow University Men's Volleyball Club Head Coach

£16 per hour, 3 hours per week

Ayr United Football Academy –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. 

Active Schools Co-ordinator: Aberdeenshire Council

Offer children, young people and the wider community sport opportunities and motivate them to adopt healthy, active lifestyles and develop capacity infrastructure in local communities in our Oldmeldrum network

Community Sports Hub Officer: Aberdeenshire Council

Develop Community Sports Hubs programme to ensure it meets the needs of our communities across Aberdeenshire. Support people to deliver healthier lifestyles and promoting community wellbeing.

Volunteer Football Coaches: Maybole Youth Football

A newly created football team based in Maybole, South Ayrshire who currently train on a Friday night with 2010 – 2014s.

Independent Complaints Panel Members: Scottish Swimming

Scottish Swimming is looking to recruit Independent Complaints Panel Members to manage complaints which have been referred to the Company. Reporting to the Head of Panel, you will be responsible for hearing Complaints as part of an Independent Panel

Royal Commonwealth Pool: Operations Manager

We’ve summed up the ideal candidate for this job in one word and it bears repeating: amazeballs! Let’s unpack that – we’re looking for an amazing individual with an amazing attitude and an amazing personality. Bold as brass. Bright as a button. And nice as ninepence.

Safeguarding Officer – Scottish Council of Taekwondo (SCoT)

This is an exciting time for the sport of Taekwondo in Scotland. In the last year most of the Taekwondo groups and clubs in Scotland came together to form a Scottish Governing Body – The Scottish Council of Taekwondo Ltd. SCoT was officially recognised in January 2018 by the UK Sports Institutes – including sportscotland.

Jump2it Sessional Workers: Scottish Sports Futures (SSF)

Community Basketball Coach / Roadshow Coordinator

Lead Netball Coach Vacancy at The University of Edinburgh

The Edinburgh University Netball Club is seeking a netball coach to lead our coaching team.

Inverleith Hockey Club: Club Content Creator

We are looking for an amateur or semi-professional content creator to work in our community sports club for a season, capturing content that tells the story of life at Inverleith Hockey Club. All content will be used to engage current members and recruit new ones.

First Team Coach: Kincardine Football Club

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

Stepping Stones: Swimming Instructor

Stepping Stones are seeking an experienced UKCC Level 2 teacher to join our team. UKCC Level 1 candidates will also be considered for coordination role.

Stepping Stones: Lead Swimming Instructor

As a lead swimming instructor your role will be to deliver high quality swimming lessons in line with the Stepping Stones framework. A mentoring role will also be included in the role so you can help develop new Stepping Stones teachers who are either newly qualified or gaining their qualifications.

Coach: Men’s 1st XI, Eskvale Hockey Club

Following promotion to East District Division 2, Eskvale Hockey Club in Midlothian require a coach for the Men’s 1st XI.

Swimming Teacher: Total Swimming Academies

We want to share the passion we have for swimming with everyone! Do you?

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.

Youth & Community Fitness Coach: Street League

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

BSC Glasgow Youth: Football Coaches

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

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. 

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. 

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.


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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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

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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