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Senior Legal Officer

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Legal Officer, if successful, you will be responsible for assisting sportscotland in the provision of legal support on a broad range of matters.

Technician: The R&A

The purpose of this role is primarily to perform technical testing on golf equipment (clubs and balls) in order to help to determine its conformance to the Rules of Golf.

Scottish Golf Non-Executive Board of Directors

Scottish Golf is seeking a suitable candidate to join the non-executive Board of Directors.

Bank Swimming Instructor: East Ayrshire Leisure Trust

Across East Ayrshire

Sports Venue Assistant (Lifeguard): East Ayrshire Leisure Trust

Loudoun Leisure Centre

Swim Teachers: Edinburgh Leisure

Throughout Edinburgh. Permanent, various part-time hours

Head of Athletic Development: Hutchesons’ Grammar School

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Athletic Development to join Hutchesons’ Grammar School. With the opening of two high quality strength and conditioning suites alongside our current facilities at the Beaton Road Campus we wish to appoint an ambitious, well qualified, enthusiastic sports graduate to help deliver our aims

Academy Physiotherapist: St. Johnstone FC Youth Academy

St. Johnstone FC Youth Academy is actively seeking a part time physiotherapist to join its progressive Football Science and Medicine department. 

Snowsport Scotland: National Performance Coach – Free Ski

Following a new funding partnership with British Ski and Snowboard, we are searching for an experienced and energetic Free Ski Coach to support Scottish athletes on GB squads and the Snowsport Scotland Park and Pipe performance programme.

Snowsport Scotland: Pathway Coach – Cross Country Skiing

We are on the search for an outstanding individual to champion programmes that get more people across Scotland involved in Cross Country Skiing & to make sure that we continue to develop athletes that have the potential to perform on the world stage.

Glasgow Life: Sport and Physical Activity Coach (Swimming) - Part time

As Sport and Physical Activity Coach (Swimming) you will report to the Head Performance Swimming Coach

Swimming Teachers: Total Swimming Academies

We are seeking a great Level 2 swimming teacher to join our team at Boclair Academy, Bearsden G61 2PL & Shawlands Academy, Glasgow G41 3TR with the possibility of working across all TSA sites.

Business Intelligence Officer

Are you passionate about helping people use data to make better decisions?

Part Time Climbing Instructors: EICA, Ratho

The world class Edinburgh International Climbing Arena is looking for experienced, enthusiastic climbers who are keen to help others get a taste for and develop in the sport.

Club Together Officer – Central Athletic Club

This role will play a significant role in creating a thriving development structure within the club, focusing on recruiting and developing volunteers and coaches and fostering athlete pathways, to ensure that a vibrant athletics club sits at the centre of sustainable athletics development within the community.

Head of Ecommerce & Event Retail: British Gymnastics

Due to expansion within our Commercial team we are looking for a Head of Ecommerce & Event Retail to drive the development and delivery of the on-line and retail sales strategy. Bringing ecommerce expertise, the post holder will support the Company to grow and develop knowledge and capability, channels and platforms, products, customer acquisition, marketing plans and ultimately deliver a significant year-on-year increase in sales revenues.

Database Developer: British Gymnastics

We are looking for a Database Developer to evaluate, design, review and implement databases within the organisation ensuring they meet the needs of the business whilst maintaining high levels of data integrity, security and performance. You will work closely with the IT Development team as well as building strong working relationships with the data analysts within the Insight team.

Workforce Development Coordinator: British Gymnastics

Within the Education Department, we have an opportunity for a Workforce Development Coordinator. 

Physiotherapist – High Performance Sport (maternity leave cover positions x 3)

Permanent, Full Time, Based in Stirling, Glasgow or Edinburgh (with domestic and international travel) 

Trampoline Coaches - Edinburgh Leisure

Part time hours at Gracemount Leisure Centre, Edinburgh 

Gymnastics & Pre-School Gymnastics Coaches

Part time hours (with possibility of full time) at venues throughout Edinburgh

Gymnastics Coach - Craiglockhart Leisure Centre

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

Gymnastics Co-ordinator - Craiglockhart Leisure Centre

As Gymnastics Coordinator, you will provide first rate coaching to our customers and lead, develop and motivate your team to deliver and grow a top quality, progressive and exciting gymnastics programme.

Falkirk Community Trust: Head Gymnastics Coaches

Are you an enthusiastic Gymnastics Coach seeking a new challenge? Falkirk Community Trust have a wide range of coaching hours (ranging from 4 – 12 hours per week) available to deliver our gymnastics programme across Falkirk.

Safeguarding Officer (South): British Gymnastics

Our Safeguarding & Compliance Team is looking to appoint a Safeguarding Officer to supporting our clubs and welfare officers. 

Football Year Group Leaders: Broomhill Sports Club

BSC Glasgow seek qualified and experienced football Coaches to lead our youth team Coaches across a range of ages. 

Self-employed Athletics Coaches: Edinburgh Leisure

Edinburgh Leisure currently provides Run, Jump and Throw sessions across the City and has set the standard for progressive skill development by providing children with a foundation of confidence through our athletics program.  All our classes are taught in a fun, safe and nurturing environment, which encourages children to develop at their own pace.

British Paralympic Association: Operations Officer (Maternity Cover)

The Operations Officer (Maternity Cover) is an integral member of the Operations team and will provide administrative and operational support to ensure the effective planning, organisation and delivery of the ParalympicsGB team’s involvement in the Summer Paralympic Games, Tokyo 2020. Specifically, the role will provide support across a range of operational areas including flights, logistics, rate card, procurement, kit, transport and accommodation.

Swimming Teacher (Various Hours): Glasgow Life

If you want to make swimming teaching your career, we believe our programme is right for you to develop and progress in our fast paced and expanding programme. We are currently recruiting the following posts:

Physiotherapist: Athlete Focused

Athlete Focused is an established sports performance company based in Glasgow. 

Specialist Physiotherapist – WEST LOTHIAN

Musculoskeletal Speciality

Call for applications to join Living Streets: Register of Associate Consultants

Living Streets, the UK charity for everyday walking, is calling for interested consultants/freelancers to join our associates register. In particular, we are currently seeking applications to support our work across Scotland, covering all Local Authorities.

Recreational Gymnastics Manager: British Gymnastics

The main purpose of this role is to drive the development of quality recreational gymnastics opportunities in line with the Participation Department Work Plan. 

Recreational Gymnastics Project Coordinator (Maternity Cover): British Gymnastics

British Gymnastics has the following temporary full time post, based from home

Preschool Coach / General or Women's Artistic Coaches: Zippy's Gymnastics Academy

Zippy's Gymnastics Academy are looking for enthusiastic and motivated coach to join our team. 

Wellbeing and Protection Education Officer: The Scottish Football Association

To develop, implement and evaluate a wellbeing and protection training and development strategy across Scottish Football.

Voluntary board directors: Astro Gymnastics

Voluntary board directors required for local successful gymnastic club

Senior High Performance Manager: NSW Institute of Sport

NSWIS is seeking a dynamic and highly organised professional to lead and manage the operations of a multidisciplinary team for a select group of sport programs with a focus on maximising athlete performance. 

Aquatic Participation Co-ordinator: KA Leisure

Various hours and locations

High Performance Manager (x2): NSW Institute of Sport

We are seeking engaged and highly organised professionals to lead and manage the operations of a multidisciplinary team for a select group of sport programs with a focus on maximising athlete performance. 

Performance Physiologist (L1) (permanent)

Would you like the opportunity to join an organisation that will play a key role in preparing athletes for success on the world stage - Tokyo in 2020 and beyond?

Walking Netball Facilitator: Edinburgh Leisure

We have the volunteer opportunity for you!

Board Vacancy: Live Borders

Live Borders is seeking to recruit a new voluntary Board Member who, in this instance, has a passion for finance and accounting.

ICT Software Developer

Are you a software developer looking for a new challenge? 

Policy and Communications Officer: Scottish Sports Association

The SSA is the recognised independent and collective representative organisation for governing bodies of sport in Scotland; we exist to support and represent our members.

Nairn Ladies Football Club need you!

We are searching for a head coach to join our team!

Athletics Coach: Active Stirling

You will provide quality athletics coaching within the community programme, assist the lead athletics coach in the delivery within the athletics classes, ensure that all participants have a fun and safe experience and to protect and enhance our brand reputation. You will also form strong working relationships with other areas of the business to help achieve their goals.

Falkirk Community Trust: Assistant Coach

Are you an enthusiastic Gymnastics Coach seeking a new challenge?

Carrick Sport - Gymnastic level 2 coaches required

Carrick Sport Group, Carrick, South Ayrshire

External Relations Director: RYA Scotland

The voluntary role of Director of External Relations is open to applicants who wish to bring their experience help to promote the governing body of boating in Scotland and keep this highly respected body moving forward.

Football Coach - USA Summer 2019

For over twenty years Challenger Sports and British Soccer, has given football coaches from the United Kingdom and Ireland the chance to travel, coach, and be a part of the soccer explosion in the US and Canada. Better yet, not only does this give coaches the experience of a lifetime, it can also lead to a potential full time career in soccer in the USA.

Gymnastics & Pre-School Gymnastics Coaches: Edinburgh Leisure

Gymnastics & Preschool Gymnastics Coaches wanted. (The hours won’t stretch you too much.)  

Children’s Sports Coach: Enjoy-a-Ball

Enjoy-a-Ball South Queensferry & Linlithgow and Enjoy-a-Ball North West Edinburgh are looking for a coach to provide term-time classes in the Kirkliston, South Queensferry, Linlithgow areas and Edinburgh North West areas, plus birthday parties and school sessions. 

basketballscotland: Board Vacancies

Directors of the following areas: Performance Sport, Income generation & Finance

Lifeguard - Stepping Stones

Location: Edinburgh (East) / Midlothian

Stepping Stones: Lifeguard

Location: Livingston / West Calder

Swimming Instructor Stepping Stones

Livingston / West Calder 

Stepping Stones - Swimming Instructor

Location: Edinburgh (East) / Midlothian

Caledonia Pride Events Staff (Voluntary) – Basketball Scotland

As Caledonia Pride gear up for their third season in the WBBL, we are on the hunt for a passionate volunteer workforce that will help support the delivery of Caledonia Pride events across Scotland.

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


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