Posted: 03 February 2020

Scottish Swimming-Regional Swimming Development Manager (West)

Scottish Swimming
sportscotland Regional Office, Templeton, Glasgow
Job Type:
circa £25k plus 6% pension
Closing date:
19 February 2020
Interview date:
24 February 2020
12 Month Fixed Term


Scottish Swimming is seeking a Regional Swimming Development Manager to support and develop stronger, more sustainable clubs that will provide increased and quality opportunities for people to participate at all levels.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self- motivated individual to help our clubs to grow and retain their members by supporting them to provide quality coaching environments which enable athletes to progress to whatever level they choose.

Excellent leadership, communication and negotiating skills are a must as well as the ability to enthuse and motivate others. 

Key Functions:

  • To lead the development of swimming by implementing, monitoring and evaluating the Scottish Swimming Development Plan and Regional Swimming Development Plan
  • Work in partnership to deliver a coherent athlete pathway
  • Support and develop aquatic clubs
  • Support and develop volunteers, coaches and technical officials

This post covers the West of Scotland including Argyll and Bute, Dumfries and Galloway, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde, North Ayrshire, Renfrewshire, South Ayrshire, and West Dunbartonshire.

In return you will be offered an attractive salary, including contributory pension, as well as being part of a dynamic team that aims to ensure that everyone can swim.

Scottish Swimming is committed to selecting staff solely on the basis of their ability to do the job for which they are being recruited, and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. 

For an informal discussion please contact Sharon MacDonald on 07787 151051.

Details on the Application Process can be found in the Supporting Information document

Closing Date:             12 noon, Wednesday 19th February 2020

Interviews:                Monday 24th February 2020