Club & Other Vacancies

Scottish Gymnastics clubs wishing to advertise any vacant roles, paid and voluntary, should send full details to: communications@scottishgymnastics.org


Ayrshire Gymnastics

Recreational Head Coach & Level 1/2 Coach

Due to an increase in popularity and growth of our pre-school and recreational programmes, we are looking for a dynamic individual to lead our coaching team - minimum UKCC level two. We are also looking to recruit either a level one or level two gymnastics coach, or helpers looking to work towards a UKCC level one qualification. We will consider anyone with experience working with children, or coaches from other sports who are looking to expand thier skill set. 

We offer rates of pay dependent on qualification and experience with continuous professional development supported by the club.

If you would like to apply for the role, or for more information, please get in touch with the club via email on ayrshiregymnastics@outlook.com - there is no closing date for these roles. 


Edinburgh Leisure

Gymnastics Coach Trainee Programme

Interested in a new challenge and career? 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 and Trampoline Coaching programme.

You do not need a coaching qualification to apply as Edinburgh Leisure will support you through your UKCC General Gymnastics or your Trampoline Level 1 qualification. There’s a timetable of dates you will be required to attend to support your training. 

Once qualified, you will work as a coach within the Edinburgh Leisure Gymnastics & Trampoline programme and you will be responsible for helping children develop social and physical skills, have fun and to keep coming back for more.  You will play a key role in helping children develop to their full potential, so it goes without saying that you need to be motivated, friendly and passionate about being active.  

In return, we offer one of the best rewards packages in the industry, with generous holiday allowance, ongoing training and development, contributory pension scheme and subsidised membership across every one of our centres.    

To find out more about the opportunity, you can visit the Edinburgh Leisure webite. Applications should be submitted by the closing date, Sunday 24 July. Assessment date: Tuesday 2 August.


Scottish Student Trampolining

Various Volunteer Roles (x5)

Following a successful year of Scottish Student Trampolining, where competition has returned, we are looking to recruit five individuals passionate about developing the sport, growing participation, and delivering competitions. Scottish Student Sport (SSS), the organisation for student sport in Scotland, is seeking an energetic and committed individuals to join the volunteer team. Please note, these vacancies are volunteer positions. 

Commitment: 5-15 hours per month, with 6-8 full day competitions per academic year

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Scottish Student Trampolining are also looking to recruit a Social Officer & Procurement Officer. Further details of these roles can be requested from Scottish Student Sport. 

To apply for these roles, please send a CV and short cover letter to Eilidh Paterson (eilidh@scottishstudentsport.com) by Sunday 3rd July. If you have any questions about the roles please contact Eilidh or the current SS Trampolining Chair, Joshua: (ssstrampoline1@gmail.com)


City of Glasgow Gymnastics Club

Finance Director

City of Glasgow GC is long established and hugely successful gymnastics club based in the heart of Glasgow. We have been producing successful athletes for decades with many Scottish Champions crowned, and some have represented Scotland at the Commonwealth Games. We always strive to give the best experience to all connected with the club. Our current focus is on men’s artistic, women’s artistic, acrobatic, and disability gymnastics.

We are seeking a Finance Director to join our Board of Directors. This role is voluntary, but all out of pocket expenses will be covered as per our expenses policy. We also recognise voluntary board roles are not always the most appealing, but this is a truly unique opportunity to make a huge difference to the Glasgow community and beyond and to be part of something special. We anticipate only three hours per week will be required plus a monthly board meeting.

Prior knowledge of gymnastics is not required, and don’t worry we won’t expect any new directors to participate in any gymnastics sessions.

> View the full job description and application pack

Applicants should apply by submitting a copy of their CV and a short cover letter outlining motivations for applying and how the applicant’s skills and expertise fit with the Finance Director role.

Applications should be sent to Chairperson, Shirley Gorrell, via email at coggclub@gmail.com. The closing date for applications is 11.59 on Tuesday 28 June 2022. Interviews will take place in early July.


Hope for Autism

Trampolining Coaching Staff

HOPE for Autism is a charity organisation who are based in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire. We support families within the community in many different ways, one of them being in sport and physical activity. Due to the sensory demand that trampolining gives our youngsters, it his increased in popularity. We have a facility and four trampolines available at our venue, but we need the correct coaches to facilitate these sessions. We are not necessarily looking for someone with experience in this sector, but someone who is open to support our community of members and learn more about working with children and young adults with autism and additional support needs. The sessions would ideally be early evening midweek or mornings at the weekend. We will also support successful applicants with training and further skill development.

Requirements: UKCC Level 2 trampoline and/or Level 1 general gymnastics coaching qualification and current safeguarding, PVG and membership with Scottish Gymnastics.
Rate of pay: Competitive hourly rate, dependent on experience and qualification
Weekly hours: 2 hours per week (more hours possible)
Employment status: Preferably self-employed/ or part of gymnastics group
Start date: Summer 2022

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email ryan.latter@hopeforautism.org.uk


Meadowbank Gymnastics Club

Assistant Head Coach (MAG)

Meadowbank GC was established in 1971 and the club moved to its own premises in February 2020. This has enabled the club to develop. We are now looking for an enthusiastic level 2+ MAG coach to join our team as Assistant Head Coach and Head of Men’s Artistic.

The club provides high quality training at our dedicated facility in Dalkeith, Midlothian and is supported by a team of experienced and dedicated coaches and volunteers. We offer classes from parent & toddler through beginners and up to performance level in a safe, fun and friendly environment which is inclusive for all members. We are now looking to expand our team and offer additional classes due to an increasing demand for new members.

The successful candidate will be running our boys competitive and development squads as well as some recreational classes. This coach will work with our head coach to promote and develop the club further – in particular our boys section.

Hours: Full-time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £26,900 per year

If you are interested, and would like to apply we would love to hear from you. Please contact meadowbankgc@gmail.com with some information on your current qualifications and experience.


Gym Juniors

Gymnastics Coaches - Summer Hours

Gym Juniors is a new and exciting gymnastics/freestyle/parkour facility for children and young families. Our company ethos is 'active kids are healthy kids' - you can find out more at gymjuniors.co.uk. They currently have a position available for a general level 1-3 qualified coach (other disciplines will be considered). 

Gym Juniors promote flexible working hours and a salary up to £10 per hour. Levels will vary depending on qualifications and experience. Continued professional development will be encouraged, with access to courses through Scottish Gymnastics. 

If you are interested in this role, you can find out more and apply by emailing jobs@gymjuniors.co.uk


British Gymnastics

Communications Director

British Gymnastics are going through a period of significant change and require a positive and talented communications director who can play a critical role in helping the sport develop and deliver a comprehensive long-term strategy. In recent years trust has broken down within gymnastics, and that must urgently be redressed. The communications director will assist in creating and driving a holistic cultural change programme to make real change happen. 

Working alongside the CEO and other directors, as the communications director you will play a key role in setting the overall strategic direction of British Gymnastics and helping to engage, grow the visibility and develop our compelling narrative to showcase all that is wonderful about this inspirational sport. You will work closely with the commercial team to maximise commercial opportunities to support the success of the sport, its clubs, and its athletes.

You will also play a vital role in leading the culture, the level of ambition and the collaborative working across the department. Building trust, respect and influential relationships across our members, stakeholders, commercial partners, and customers will be a crucial outcome for the team.

For more information about the role, please view the job advert below: 

> British Gymnastics Communications Director 

To apply for this post please visit the careers page on the British Gymnastics website at www.british-gymnastics.org


Perth Gymnastics Club

Level 1/2 Coaches

Due to an increase in demand for our pre-school and recreational classes, we are currently looking to build our coaching team. We are looking to recruit either level 1 or level 2 gymnastics coaches, from any discipline. We are offering competitive rates of pay, dependent on qualification and experience with personal development supported by the club. 

If you are interested in this role, please contact a member of the team via email on perthgymnasticsclub@hotmail.co.uk - there is no closing date for this role. 


Flic Flac Gymnastics Club, St Andrews

Assistant Coach

Flic Flac Gymnastics Club is a friendly, community-focussed club first established in 1980. We run recreational sessions on Monday and Thursday evenings during term time at the brand-new Madras College in St Andrews.  

We are looking for an additional assistant coach with a gymnast-centred attitude to join our team and work alongside our head coach primarily on Thursday evenings.  The club will also consider supporting successful applicants who are able to commit to the club longer term to further their coaching qualifications.  

Requirements: UKCC Level 1+ women’s artistic or general gymnastics coaching qualification, and current safeguarding, PVG and membership with Scottish Gymnastics.  
Rate of pay: Competitive hourly rate starting from £10 per hour, dependent on qualifications and experience.
Weekly hours: Thurs 5:45pm – 8:45pm
Employment status: self-employed
Start date: Summer 2022

For more information, or to apply, please e-mail flic.flac@live.co.uk with details of qualifications and experience.


Kingdom Gymnastics Trust

Lead Coach

Kingdom Gymnastics Trust has an opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our coaching team, working on an employed basis. We are looking for a Lead Coach for our recreational section for P1-P7 children, which runs during the school term (39 – 40 weeks per annum). Duties will include: Preparing session plans, leading the delivery of recreational gymnastics classes, administration of the awards schemes, management of session coaches and work schedules, organisation, planning and leading holiday camps. 

There may also be the opportunity to support the development and lead the delivery of our pre-school class programme for appropriately qualified coaches.  To be discussed further with the successful candidate.   Existing pre-school class times are Tuesday 12.30 to 2.00pm and Friday 9.30am to 11.00am.

Requirements: Minimum UKCC Level 2 Gymnastics (General, Women's or Men's Artistic) with current Scottish Gymnastics membership, PVG and Safeguarding and Protecting Children valid within the last three years. 
Status: Part-time employed, 12 hrs per week 
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience

To apply, or for further information or an informal chat, please contact Gina Struthers on 07552627964 or send your application with CV by email to gina.struthers@kingdomgymnastics.co.uk


South Ayrshire Council

Supply Sports Coach

South Ayrshire Council are looking for motivated, enthusiastic coaches to join our coaching team and assist with the delivery of our recreational gymnastics programme which runs during term time. A governing body qualification in sport with the desire to obtain a gymnastics qualification is required together with great communication and organisational skills. You will be responsible for the dlivery of high quality sports instruction. 

Requirements: UKCC Level 1+ general gymnastics or women's artistic | Scottish Gymnastics membership & PVG
Rate of pay: £11.29 per hour

If you are interested in applying for this role, please visit the myjobscotland website. Applications are open throughout the year. 

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Beacon Artistic

Part-Time Coach

Beacon Artstic Gymnastics in Aberdeen are currently looking for a level two or higher women's artistic coach for a part-time position. Gymnasts compete in two-piece, four-piece and teamgym. Therefore either a women's artistic or teamgym qualification will be required. Flexible hours are available and pay is dependent on the level of qualification. 

Classes run Wednesday 5pm-9pm and Saturday 9am-1pm - so the candidate will require to be available for these sessions.

For information about the role, or to apply, please contact beaconartistic@gmail.com - there is no closing date for this role.