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North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate, AB25 1BN
£34,170 - £42,357 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

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We are looking to recruit a dynamic individual to join our Sports team on a permanent basis.

Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with experience in the area of Sport, Sport Science, Coaching and Exercise & Fitness? Do you have a degree (or equivalent qualification) in the relevant subject area together with an ability to apply the academic principles contained therein?

Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills are key aspects of the role. Candidates should also have strong communication skills and have the ability to meet deadlines.

If you have what it takes to inspire our students across a range of courses from SCQF Level 3 to SCQF Level 8, we would like to hear from you!

The College encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds.

Person Specification

(criteria marked * are desirable, all others are essential)



  1. Working knowledge of Sport, Sport Science, Coaching and/or Exercise & Fitness
  2. Good communication skills
  3. Good presentation skills
  4. Good interpersonal skills
  5. Good organisational skills
  6. Ability to develop and use appropriate learning/teaching/training materials
  7. * Knowledge and/or experience of the use of online learning materials


  1. Degree or equivalent qualification (SCQF Level 9) in relevant professional qualification in Sport, Sport Science, Coaching and/or Exercise & Fitness
  2. Up to date experience in Sport, Sport Science, Coaching and/or Exercise & Fitness
  3. * Teaching or training experience
  4. * Teaching qualification (TQFE or equivalent)
  5. * Assessment experience
  6. * Assessment qualification
  7. * ECDL (European Computer Driving Licence)
  8. * GTCS registration


  1. Effective team player who actively supports others
  2. Builds and maintains effective relationships with students and colleagues
  3. Prioritises work effectively
  4. Meets deadlines
  5. Personally well-organised


  1. Evidence of commitment to equal opportunities
  2. Own practice reflects good health and safety practice
  3. Has undertaken mandatory staff development (if internal candidate)
  4. Evidence of commitment to continuing professional development
  5. Driving License
  6. *Willingness to use own vehicle for business purposes.

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