Boccia Development Officer: Scottish Disability Sport (SDS)

Salary Scale: £23,000 – £25,000 subject to experience

SDS is seeking to appointment a Boccia Development Officer to lead the development of boccia at grassroots level. The post holder will lead the development of boccia at grassroots level with a specific focus on club development, women and girls' participation and will encourage potential participants to engage with the sport and progress along its pathway.

The successful candidate will work with key partners locally and nationally to develop the sport at an engagement and participation level. The post holder will be responsible for supporting the existing SDS staff and volunteer structure to engage the boccia players of the future.

The successful candidate will be required to demonstrate proven experience of leading, developing, implementing and evaluating sports development initiatives.  This post is initially offered on a two-year fixed term basis with a balance of home working/office base in Edinburgh and the need to travel throughout Scotland.

For a full job description, candidate specification and application form, see our website.

OR, contact Caroline Lyon, Administrator, Scottish Disability Sport, Caledonia House South Gyle, Edinburgh, EH12 9DQ.

Tel: 0131 317 1130  


Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 27th September 2021.

Interviews: Thursday 7th October 2021.

“SDS is an equal opportunities employer: we welcome applications from all members of the community.”

Date published: 07 September 2021
Date updated: 07 September 2021


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