Job Vacancies

Our job vacancies page features a range of employment opportunities within the golf industry in Scotland, from roles within Scottish Golf and other governing bodies to club specific positions. If your club would like to advertise a position, click here to find out more.

Thinking of a career in golf club management? Have you ever thought working in the golf industry would be your dream job? But perhaps you do not know how you would go about getting a job in golf, what you need to know to work in the industry, and indeed if it is right career for you. We are here to help you find out with our ‘Introduction to Golf Management’ training course.

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Head of Golf Coaching – Loretto Golf Academy

An exciting vacancy has arisen to join the coaching team at Loretto. Should be pro-active with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a proven track record of running a coaching programme, with a focus on junior coaching and development.

The Loretto Golf Academy, established in 2002, offers pupils an exceptional opportunity to develop their sporting talent in tandem with a first-class, all-round education. The academy operates from the School’s practice facilities, which includes a state-of-the-art indoor centre and local golf courses. The Loretto Golf Academy is directed by Golf Professional, Rick Valentine, and a team of top class PGA coaching professionals. For more details about this exciting role and how to apply please visit the Job Advert link below:

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Closing date – Friday 10 November 2017.


General Manager – North Berwick Golf Club

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, self-motivated individual to develop their career at one of the oldest and most acclaimed golf clubs in the world as their new General Manager.

The North Berwick Golf Club, founded in 1832, stands proudly behind the 18th green of its internationally renowned, championship West Links course and offers members and visitors a truly memorable golf experience, together with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere in the Clubhouse. The Club is looking for an experienced and strategic thinking General Manager, committed to continuous development, who will have responsibility for the overall smooth running of the Golf Club, for the benefit of its members and the many visitors who come to the Club each year. Applicants should also have a clear understanding and appreciation of golf, its traditions and of the challenges currently facing golf clubs as well as a flexible approach to working hours to meet the demands of the position. Ideally, applicants will hold, or be studying for, the Certified Club Manager (CCM) certification.

For more details about this exciting role and how to apply visit the Job Advert link below.

> Job Advert

Closing date – Friday 10 November 2017


Scottish Golf Regional Performance Coach – Central

An exciting job vacancy has arisen for a Regional Performance Coach – Central region within Scottish Golf, the governing body for golf in Scotland. Established in October 2015, our focus is on making golf in Scotland a great experience for everyone.

Based in the Central region, a proven PGA professional coach and highly motivated candidate is being sought for this opportunity to join the coaching team. The successful candidate must have a proven track record of developing golfers to international competition and be able to inspire, motivate and encourage all players at all levels. This self-employed position carries a fixed annual fee, payable during the year on evidenced based completion of an agreed programme of work.

Interviews are scheduled to be held on 23 & 24 October in St Andrews.

Applications, consisting of CV and covering letter should be emailed to Stuart Clayton, Director of Performance s.clayton@scottishgolf.org

> Regional Performance Coach – Job Description

Closing date for applications – Thursday 19 October 2017 at 12 noon


Head Greenkeeper – Invergordon Golf Club

Invergordon Golf Club is situated on the east coast of Ross & Cromarty 25 miles north of Inverness. The Club wishes to appoint a Head Greenkeeper to be in position by 1 January 2018. Invergordon is an 18 hole parkland course. The town has its own Primary and Secondary Schools and is a very busy Cruise Liner destination port with Invergordon Golf Club attracting many visiting golfers. This is a great chance to take the course to new heights. Follow in the footsteps of some of the best there is. Job Description available on request. Financial package based on experience. If you think you have the drive and skills we need, please send your CV to Invergordon Golf Club, King George Street, Invergordon IV18 0BD or email invergordongolf@tiscali.co.uk

Closing Date: Friday 27 October


Club Manager – Lanark Golf Club

Lanark Golf Club, 25th oldest club in the World, is a traditional Members’ Club with a full membership including a small waiting list. The present Club Manager is retiring at the end of February 2018 after 27 years service. Applications are invited for this full time position, which includes secretarial and treasurer duties. Ideal candidates will have a sound knowledge of computerised administration, financial and budgetary control and general management. Proven people management and communication skills are essential with an appreciation of the traditions of golf. Salary negotiable based on experience.

Applications, in writing, together with CV should be sent to The Captain, Lanark Golf Club, The Moor, Whitelees Road, Lanark ML11 7RX

Closing Date: Friday 27 October


Catering Operation – Muckhart Golf Club

Situated in the heart of Scotland, Muckhart Golf Club has been regarded as a leading golf club in the region since it was established in 1908. At the beginning of 2017 we implemented an ambitious rebuilding plan and as part of this, we are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity. We are seeking to establish a partnership for our extensive catering operation. As well as providing food to members and visitors, we also have the capacity to host large functions for any occasion.

Potential partners should bring experience, knowledge to this critical function as well as the passion to be involved in an exciting future at Muckhart Golf Club. There are clear opportunities to develop the catering operation in order to fulfil its potential through high quality food and service.

We are keen to discuss individual requirements with the right candidate so if you are looking for the chance to own and grow your own business, we would like to hear from you!

Please contact Club Secretary, Joyce Burnett on 01259 781423 or through enquiries@muckhartgolf.com

Closing Date: Tuesday 31 October


PGA Professional – Kemnay Golf Club

Kemnay Golf Club near Aberdeen requires a PGA Qualified Professional. In the heart of rural Aberdeenshire, Kemnay has a healthy membership base and is popular with corporate clients, society groups and visitors.  It is one of the best inland courses in the area with 18 holes, extended to a championship course of over 6500 yards, and a 6-hole par 3 Practice/Teaching Facility.  The Pro Shop is extensive with large retail and work areas and an integral indoor teaching studio.

The person appointed will be proactive in taking personal responsibility for the professional delivery and development of all aspects of the golf operations at the Club. Experience of coaching a wide range of golfing ability is essential.  They should be able to demonstrate highly developed interpersonal skills in a busy customer facing retail environment.  A requirement will be to work in partnership with the Golf Club in recruiting and retaining members and in developing the Club.  Leadership, IT and marketing skills are essential for this self-employed position.

A covering letter and CV should be sent to administrator@kemnaygolfclub.co.uk or by post to The Captain, Kemnay Golf Club, Monymusk Road, Kemnay, Aberdeenshire AB51 5RA. Closing date for applications is Monday 23rd October.

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Closing Date: Monday 23 October