Instructor (Mountaineering)

Permanent, Full time

Grade 4, £34,099 FTE

Glenmore Lodge

Are you ready to inspire adventure and join our highly experienced team of instructors?

Glenmore Lodge is sportscotland’s National Outdoor Training Centre, where our aim is to offer world class training in outdoor adventure sports and encourage more people to enjoy the outdoors more often. 

To be considered for this position you must be a passionate and active climber who is experienced in, or ready to deliver, training at the highest level.  You will require a significant amount of personal experience in the UK and abroad and hold the MTUK MIC and/or IFMGA Guide qualification. Other outdoor qualifications and expertise are of interest but not essential.  The ability to work within our team is essential and experience of national working forums desirable. Your role will involve mentoring the wider workforce and leading key aspects of our national centre work.  Organising your wider responsibilities, experience of office technologies, alongside high-quality customer focussed delivery is essential for this role.

To be successful in this role you will have a strong customer focus, be a real team player, have experience of office technologies and be able to work in a fast paced and changing environment.

In return sportscotland offers a competitive salary, a great pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to join a dynamic team supporting the development of a world class sporting system in Scotland and helping everyone in Scotland enjoy sport at every stage of life.

To apply for this role, a CV and cover letter should be emailed to [email protected]  

If you have any difficulties with this because of a disability, please get in touch and we will discuss how we can help you.

Closing date for completed applications is 15 March 2019

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on 3 & 4 April 2019


sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. We see a Scotland where sport is a way of life, where sport is at the heart of society, making a positive impact on people and communities. Join us and play your part in building a world class sporting system for everyone in Scotland.

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