Recruitment

Join the team at Scotland's University for Sporting Excellence

Whether it's casual work or taking the next step in your career in sport, health and wellbeing, we've got a range of employment opportunities which could be just right for you!

Available roles

Tennis Ambassadors x4

University of Stirling Sport is looking to recruit enthusiastic Tennis Ambassadors to drive the success of their Tennis Programmes. These volunteer roles will see Tennis Ambassadors work closely with the Tennis Development Officer and Stirling University Tennis Club committee, gaining skills in the core areas of tennis development within Higher Education. The following roles are available:

  • Coaching Ambassador
  • Officiating Ambassador
  • Communications and Digital Media Ambassador
  • Event Management and Sports Development Ambassador

 

View the role descriptions.

If you would like to apply please complete a note of interest and send to gm95@stir.ac.uk

PA & Directorate Office Manager

Full time, open ended
Grade 7 £35,333 - £42,155 p.a.
Closing date: Sunday 30 October 2022

Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Sport, the successful candidate will be responsible for the leadership and management of the Administration team in Sport, alongside the provision of high level, professional administrative and secretarial support to the Executive Director.

The candidate will be a focal point for the administration area, handling or redirecting queries and representing the Directorate where appropriate. The ability to build relationships with university colleagues outside the immediate work area and with external contacts outside the University is essential.

For further particulars about the role and to apply, see the job post on the university's recruitment page.

Sports Attendant

Full time, open ended
Grade 4 £21,197 - £23,144 p.a.
Closing date: Sunday 30 October 2022

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.

The role holder will be expected to show excellence in customer care when dealing with all enquires and provide a responsive life guarding and sports attendant service, prepare activity and associated areas for use, ensure that activity areas are safe and monitor the use of all sports and associated areas. The role holder may be asked by Operations Manager to cover the duties of a Duty Officer when required.

For further particulars about the role and to apply, see the job post on the university's recruitment page.

Senior Sports Attendant

Full time, open ended
Grade 5 £23,715 - £26,396 p.a.
Closing date: Sunday 6 November 2022

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

The role holder will be expected to show excellence in customer care when dealing with all enquires and provide a responsive life guarding and sports attendant service, prepare activity and associated areas for use, ensure that activity areas are safe and monitor the use of all sports and associated areas.

The Senior Sports Attendant will assist in the day-to-day supervision of the Sports Attendant team of staff within a large and busy sports facility, ensuring the highest standard of customer care, sufficient staffing levels, health and safety and facility presentation. The post holder will co-ordinate, motivate and deploy staff to ensure tasks are performed to the highest level. The role holder will be asked by Operations Manager to cover the duties of a Duty Officer when required.

For further particulars about the role and to apply, see the job post on the university's recruitment page.

How to apply

If you are interested or have any queries about our available roles, please contact sportjobs@stir.ac.uk or follow the relevant links in the descriptions above.

Why work with us?

       1. We are Scotland’s University for Sporting Excellence

Our ambition is to set the standards in all aspects of sport, health and wellbeing and be market leaders in the experience we deliver for students, staff and wider community.

       2. World-class facilities

We've recently invested £20m in our facilities, delivering a state-of-the-art fitness suite, strength & conditioning area, high performance suite, studios and communal areas to go alongside our 50m Olympic swimming pool, six-court indoor tennis centre and outdoor facilities.

       3. Staff benefits and career prospects

We offer competitive rates of pay for all casual staff, including holiday pay, alongside opportunities to secure contracted hours.

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