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REGIONAL SCHOOLS & COMMUNITY OFFICER

Starting salary c. £27,000 – 32,000 plus car and benefits

An exciting job vacancy has arisen with ClubGolf, with an outstanding candidate being sought to take on the role of Regional School and Community Officer (North) and join our restructured Development Team. 

In December 2014, a new Scottish Golf Strategy was published after extensive consultation, combining the strategies of SGU, SLGA, SGEG and ClubGolf into one coordinated plan. This new strategy combined with additional financial support from Scottish Government and the forthcoming amalgamation of the Scottish Golf Union and Scottish Ladies’ Golfing Association provide for a period of exciting development and challenge in equal measure. 

From 1 October 2015, Scottish Golf Ltd will be one of the country’s largest and highest profile sports governing bodies, with nearly 600 affiliated golf clubs and 220,000 golf club members. With responsibility for achieving targets within the ‘Stronger Clubs’, ‘More Golfers’ and ‘Quality Coaching’ pillar of the Scottish Golf Strategy, the Development Team is a key department within the organisation in delivering the overall strategy.

The role of, Regional School and Community Officer (North), reporting to the Club Development Manager, will focus on providing appropriate introductory opportunities in schools and communities and working with regional Club Development Officers, will develop productive club to school links. Ideal candidates must have significant experience of partnership working within a sports development context, combined with golfing knowledge and excellent people skills. Candidates must also share our organisational values - Achievement, Integrity, Passion and People centred.

Further details are provided in the job description, for more information please go to www.scottishgolf.org

Every applicant is expected to complete this online survey which is anonymous and has no bearing on the recruitment process. Applications, consisting of CV and covering letter with details of current remuneration should be sent, via e-mail.

Jackie Davies – ClubGolf Manager

RSCONorth@scottishgolf.org

Closing date: Noon Friday 14 August 2015

Interview date: 24th August 2015

Scottish Golf is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to the principles of equality.