Recruitment and volunteering

We’ve an extensive range of sports, health and fitness internship and volunteering opportunities in coaching, event management, facility management, marketing, media and officiating running throughout the year.

If you have time, energy and commitment why not be the difference and play your part!

Current vacancies and internship opportunities

Sports Attendant (full-time)

Post Details
Full time, Open ended contract

The closing date for applications is midnight on Monday 31 May 2021

This role will require a Basic Disclosure check. An offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory outcome of this process

This role is not eligible for sponsorship. Applicants require to have existing right to work in the UK

 

The Post
Based across the range of University of Stirling sports facilities, the Sports Attendant will assist with the implementation of the University of Stirling Sport strategy relating to facilities management by maintaining and improving customer service.

 

For full description and to apply, please visit the University vacancy page.

Receptionist (full-time)

Post Details
Full time, Open ended contract

The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 06 June 2021

This role is not eligible for sponsorship. Applicants require to have existing right to work in the UK

The University of Stirling recognises that a diverse workforce benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers and welcome applications from those who would contribute to further diversification of our staff and ensure that equality, diversity and inclusion is woven into the substance of the role. We strongly encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds including gender, identity, race, age, class, and ethnicity

 

The Post
The role of 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.

 

For full description and to apply, please visit the University vacancy page.

Casual roles (Sports attendants, Receptionists, Fitness officers, Sports coaches)

We currently have vacancies across a number of casual roles including:

Sports attendants (with lifeguard qualification)
Receptionists
Fitness officers / Gym instructors
Swim teachers
Tennis coaches
Multi-sport coaches

For more information or to apply (cover letter and CV required) email sportjobs@stir.ac.uk.

Volunteering opportunities

Volunteers and coaches play a vital role in sport. Volunteering is one of the best ways to develop your professional skills, gain experience and enhance your CV. There is no better time to do it than at University and many employers take volunteering into consideration when they recruit.

As a volunteer you'll:

  • gain knowledge and experience in the sport, health and fitness and environment
  • develop transferable skills such as communication, confidence, time management, organisation and leadership
  • achieve personal satisfaction by helping others
  • have fun and meet new people
  • enhance your employability
  • gain recognised qualifications

We have a range of volunteering opportunities for you to get involved in: our annual running events including the Campus 5K and the Dumyat Hill Race, our weekly participation lessons in sport, and our Fitness Centre. If you’d like to find out more, contact us on sportjobs@stir.ac.uk.

Contact us about vacancies