Thursday 23rd September 2021

The University of Stirling are looking for new receptionists to join their team. Both full-time and part-time roles available!

Receptionist | Full-time/Part-time

  • 1 Full Time and 1 Part-Time (72% FTE) position available
  • Contract: Open-ended
  • Closing Date: 03-Oct-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade3 £18,259-£19,623 p.a.
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service
  • Interviews are expected to take place on Wednesday 13 October 2021

The Role

The role of the Receptionist is to provide an exemplary level of customer service to members, students, staff, community and campus visitors.  The post holder will also support the administration of membership sales and programme delivery.

The role will require a friendly, well organised and engaging professional to deliver an exceptional front of house service, promoting participation and engagement across all University of Stirling Sport programmes and services.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01319

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Thursday 23rd September 2021

Are you into fitness, health and wellbeing? The University of Stirling are may have the perfect role for you. Find out more and apply online here!

Health, Fitness and Wellbeing Officer | Part-Time

  • Contract: Open-ended
  • Closing Date: 05-Oct-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade6 £27,116-£33,309 p.a.
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service
  • Interviews are expected to take place on Friday 15 October 2021

The Role

The Health, Fitness & Wellbeing Officer will lead on the delivery and implementation of a fitness programme that will inspire and motivate members to engage in fitness and physical activity. The role will aim to maximise engagement across students, staff and community members through great customer service, quality instruction and innovative on trend fitness products.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01321

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Thursday 23rd September 2021

Are you into fitness, health and wellbeing? The University of Stirling are looking for fitness officer to join their team on a part-time basis. Get involved here!

Fitness Officer | Part-Time

  • Contract: Open-ended
  • Closing Date: 30-Sept-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade 4 £20,092 – £22,254 p.a. pro-rata
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service
  • Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 11th October 2021

The Role

The post holder will provide a customer-facing role in the delivery of the overall fitness programme in the gym areas. Key to this role is the ability to inspire and motivate members to engage in fitness and physical activity through quality instruction, personalised fitness programmes, events and challenges. Using the latest technology and engagement tools, you will help them make the most of the facilities and achieve their health and wellbeing goals.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01318

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Thursday 23rd September 2021

The University of Stirling are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individual to work on their Mind Body Boost Project! Find out more about the role here.

Mind Body Boost Project Assistant | Part-Time

  • Contract: Fixed Term for 6 months
  • Closing Date: 03-Oct-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade: Grade3 £18,259-£19,623 p.a.
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service

The Role

The Mind Body Boost Project Officer will provide administrative and research support for the development and implementation of an application aimed at delivering and collecting data for the Mind Body Boost EU Erasmus+ project. This project aims to encourage social inclusion and equal opportunities through a practical intervention programme using physical activity, psychoeducation and mindfulness techniques.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01324

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Thursday 23rd September 2021

The University of Stirling are looking for digital media assistant to join their team. Find out more about the role here!

Digital Media Assistant | University of Stirling 

  • Contract: Fixed Term Contract
  • Closing Date: 03-Oct-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade: Grade3 £18,259-£19,623 p.a.
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service

The Role

The Sports Digital Media Intern role will be responsible for the day-to-day coordination and monitoring of the University of Stirling Sport digital platforms.

Working across a range of social media channels and website, the post holder will support the team to captivate students, staff, community users and other stakeholders through the creation of innovative and engaging content in order to promote sports services, events and news. The post provides a fantastic opportunity for an individual to develop their digital media and marketing skills within a fun and fast-paced environment.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01322

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Thursday 23rd September 2021

The University of Stirling are looking for a Performance Sport Assistant to join their team on a part-time basis. Find out more about the role here!

Performance Sport Assistant | University of Stirling 

  • Contract: Fixed Term Contract
  • Closing Date: 03-Oct-2021
  • Location: Stirling Campus
  • Grade: Grade3 £18,259-£19,623 p.a.
  • Faculty/Service: Sports Development Service

The Role

The role will be responsible for the day-to-day administration and coordination of the University of Stirling Performance Sport Programme. The post holder will provide administrative support to enable student athletes, teams and clubs to excel in BUCS ranking competitions as well as quality local, national, continental and world level competition. The post provides a fantastic opportunity for an individual to work within some of the very best sports programmes at a University and National level.

More Information

For more information about the role, including full job description, person specification and key skills visit the University of Stirling Vacancies Page.

To Apply 

To closing date for the role is 3rd October 2021. Apply online via the University of Stirling Vacancies page. Quoting job reference number: SERV01323

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Wednesday 8th September 2021

Glasgow University Men’s Football Club (GUMFC) are seeking applicants for a number of roles on their newly formed GUMFC WoSFL Committee.

In 2020, GUMFC successfully applied to the West of Scotland Football League, currently competing in Conference A, and as such, are looking to form a committee that would support the already formed student club committee with the operational requirements of running a WoSFL team. The club has also successfully obtained SFA Licencing to Entry Level for the past 7 years, competes in the Senior Scottish Cup and plays their home games at The Penny Cars (Excelsior) Stadium in Airdrie.

Whilst not set in stone and will involve a degree of flexibility, the roles will have remits of business development, football development and marketing and communications alongside general match day support, so experience in these area’s is preferred but not essential. The club already has a student committee in place that consists of roles including Captain, Treasurer, Secretary and Welfare amongst others and has the support of a Director of Football, Club President and staff support from University of Glasgow Sport.

These positions would be ideal for anyone who is wishing to further their experience, knowledge and understanding as part of a progressive and inclusive Football Club structure, that has access to UEFA approved facilities.

Essential Criteria:

Availability to attend majority of monthly committee meetings and match days.

Desirable Criteria

Prior experience of Football Club Committee’s

Business Development Experience, Football Development Experience, Marketing and Communications Experience

Match Day operations experience

Schedule:

Monthly meetings (either in person at Garscube Sports Complex or via Zoom)

Most Saturday afternoons between July-May

Contact: philipstorrier@hotmail.com, donniefergusson@aol.com, Jamie.taylor@glasgow.ac.uk

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Monday 6th September 2021

Scottish Student Sport is seeking to appoint Equality Steering Group Chair with an outstanding commitment to equality and diversity and the importance of reducing barriers to activity in Scottish Sport.

Scottish Student Sport is seeking to appoint a new Chair for our Equality Steering Group. We are looking for an individual with an outstanding commitment to equality and diversity and an understanding of the role Scottish Student Sport has in developing the student experience in Scotland alongside the importance of reducing barriers to accessing sport and physical activity. We highly value the diversity of thought which comes from having different voices around the table, drawn from a range of backgrounds, experiences, and characteristics.

We are looking for an individual who mirrors our values, has strong leadership skills, is passionate about achieving positive social change, is keen to play an active role in driving that change, and will help us to expand the agenda and achieve our strategic goals.

Scottish Student Sport (SSS) was established in June 2011 with the aims of ensuring quality and breadth in well-managed sporting programs, increasing and promoting involvement in physical activity, and aiding and supporting the development of appropriate professional structures and systems throughout sport in tertiary education in Scotland.

The SSS Equality Steering Group was created in 2018 to advise and prompt the staff, committees, and networks of SSS on all relevant aspects of equality and inclusion, with particular emphasis on ensuring adherence to a rolling Equality Action Plan for the organisation. The role of Chair will include providing support and direction for the group, the chairing of up to eight meetings in a year, and generally being an excellent advocate of equality and diversity within student sport.

The group has an annual action plan which will steer the work of the group which alongside the Chair is made up of;

  • Emmanuel Akerele – SSS’ Ethnicity Lead
  • Georgia Moran – SSS’ Women’s Lead
  • Laura Pilkington – SSS’ Disability Lead
  • Carolina Sousa e Sá – SSS’ LGBTQ+ Lead
  • Keith Macleod – Institute of Sport & Exercise, University of Dundee
  • Fraser Reynolds – Edinburgh Napier Student Association
  • Jenny Beedie – University of Glasgow Sport Union
  • Ian Lowe – Head of Development, SSS
  • Eilidh Paterson – Development Coordinator, SSS

Applications close on Sunday 19th of October 2021, further information and details on how to apply can be found here. Please contact Eilidh if you have any questions or queries about the role.

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Tuesday 24th August 2021

Becky Adlington’s Swim Stars are looking for an enthusiastic Level 2 Swim Teacher to join their team. Full details here!

The Role 

Becky Adlington’s SwimStars are evolving our present team and we want YOU!

Do you want a profession in Swim teaching? Yes, we believe our podium is right for your development and evolution in our rapid-paced and growing programme.

We are on a quest for an Enthusiastic Level 2 swimming teacher to join our team for our group lessons in various venues across Scotland, with the prospect of obtaining additional hours working as a private lesson teacher.

Becky Adlington’s SwimStars is an exciting learn to swim programme written by Becky Adlington, Britain’s most successful swimmer, with Alan Rapley and Linda Freeman, two of the most experienced and respected experts in teaching children to swim.

The programme is delivered at venues across the UK either directly by BASS (UK) Ltd or our carefully selected private swim school partners, at high quality swimming pool venues.

We aim to provide the best and most enjoyable way for children to learn how to swim, focused on values such as excellence, determination, respect and friendship.

Becky’s vision is to have no child leave primary school unable to swim 25 metres. Becky Adlington’s SwimStars are constantly looking for an Enthusiastic Level 2 Swimming Teacher to join our fast-expanding programmes. We have dynamic delivery teams and we are renowned for our professional approach and expertise.

Benefits

  •  A low teaching ratio while working in out of school hours
  •  A rapid, exciting and encouraging working conditions
  •  Teaching Uniform supplied
  • Additional training to enable you to teach children how to swim ‘The Becky Way’ with our sister company Becky Adlington Training

Person Specifications

  • Level 2 UKCC/SSTQ/STA/ASA qualified swimming instructor
  • A teacher who is passionate about swimming, keen to learn and develop
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with both children and adults
  • Confident individual & a team player
  • Motivated to make a difference in swimming
  • Hold a valid NRASTC/NPLQ is desired but not essential (willing to complete the qualification is essential)

Locations

  • Bannatyne Health Club – Perth: St Catherines Retail Park, PH1 5RG
    – Monday afternoons & Saturday Mornings
    – Thursday afternoons – is currently also under consideration
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Ayr: 1 Highfield Drive, Ayr, KA8 9SH
    – Wednesday, Thursday & Friday afternoons
  •  Bannatyne Health Club –Dunfermline: FIFE LEISURE PARK, KY118EX
    – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday afternoons

So, how do we apply?

If you are wanting more information or would like to apply please email your CV and cover letter to caroline.keith@thesportinghouse.co.uk

And when should we apply by?
30/09/2021

Salary: £13 – £20 per hour (between 3 and 20 hours available per week)

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Tuesday 24th August 2021

Becky Adlington’s Swim Stars have a fantastic new opportunity on the go! They are looking for the next generation of future swimming coaches! Find out more and apply here.

The Role

Led by Four Time Olympic Medallist Becky Adlington, we’re celebrating the Tokyo Olympics this month by offering an amazing opportunity for funded learning worth £1,600!

Becky Adlington’s SwimStars are evolving our present team and we want YOU!

Do you want a profession in Swim teaching? Yes, we believe our podium is right for your development and evolution in our rapid-paced and growing programme.

We are in quest of an Enthusiastic people to become the next Level 2 swimming teacher to join our team for our group lessons in various venues across Scotland, with the prospect of obtaining additional hours working as a private lesson teacher.
Becky Adlington’s SwimStars is an exciting learn to swim programme written by Becky Adlington, Britain’s most successful swimmer, with Alan Rapley and Linda Freeman, two of the most experienced and respected experts in teaching children to swim.

For anyone interested in teaching the next generation a life-saving skill – and gaining some new qualifications along the way!
We are offering a 75% funded course to become a qualified Swimming Teacher in partnership with the National Governing Body, Swim England. As well as the below qualifications, this offer also includes a transition onto one of our programmes as a Swimming Teacher once qualified.

  • Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant
  • Swim England Level 2 Swimming Teacher
  • National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches

Locations

  • Bannatyne Health Club – Perth
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Ayr
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Dumfries
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Dunfermline
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Carlisle
  • Bannatyne Health Club – Stepps

Download the full job description here!

So, how do we apply?

If you are wanting more information or would like to apply please email your CV and cover letter to caroline.keith@thesportinghouse.co.uk

And when should we apply by?
30/09/2021

Salary: £13 – £20 per hour

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