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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Catering Franchise – Helensburgh Golf Club

Helensburgh Golf Club, founded in 1893, is a beautiful moorland course with stunning views across the Clyde Estuary.  The club prides itself on “a warm welcome, great greens and great service” and now seek a suitably qualified and experienced franchisee to deliver a first class catering operation.

This as a great opportunity for an ambitious candidate to work alongside our committed and talented team. As well as our day to day catering offer, the club hosts dozens of well attended in-house and non-member functions each year ranging from small visiting golf parties to corporate meetings, large full field golf events, funerals, christenings, weddings and more.

We are an ambitious and progressive club and are currently exploring building a new clubhouse, an academy course and upgrading large areas of our main course.

For more details about this exciting opportunity and how to apply please visit the job advert.

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Closing date: Sunday, 2 September

Apprentice Greenkeeper – Dunblane New Golf Club

Dunblane New Golf Club, an extremely well presented golf course set in town of Dunblane, Central Scotland, is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Apprentice Greenkeeper with good communication skills and the ability to work both autonomously and within a dedicated team.

Working under the direction of the Course Manager or his Deputy, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the course and practice facilities are maintained to a first class playing condition as well as assisting with numerous exciting course projects. Full training and support, both on the job and at college will be given to the successful applicant This is a full time waged position with flexible working hours. You must be willing to work weekend mornings on a rotating roster. A good knowledge of golf and holding a current driving license would be advantageous but not essential.

Applications should be made by covering letter with CV to Mr Wesley Saunders, Golf Course Manager at

Join the Greenkeeping Team – Caldwell Golf Club

Caldwell Golf Club, established in 1903, is situated 15 miles South West of Glasgow. This premium parkland course originally designed by former Open Champion Willie Fernie and later redesigned by 5 times Open Champion James Braid hosts an excellent venue that is challenging for all levels of play.

The following vacancies have arisen and provides an excellent opportunity to join a hardworking and committed team. For more details about the position and application process please visit the job advert.

Closing date: Tuesday, 31 July

Bookkeeper/Administrator – Shotts Golf Club

Shotts Golf Club is seeking a self employed individual with drive, enthusiasm and personality to contribute towards the success of our dynamic team. This will be on a part time basis with some availability for home working.

The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the Club’s Accounting and Membership Administration on a part time basis utilising up to date Cloud based programs.

For more details about the position and application process please visit the job advert.

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Closing date: Tuesday, 31 July

Bar & Functions Manager – Pitreavie (Dunfermline) Golf Club

An opportunity has arisen for a Bar and Functions Manager to join the team at Pitreavie Golf Club, a private members club in Dunfermline.

As the ideal candidate, you will have a background/experience of bar and events management as you will have day to day control of the house and beverage operation. You will work hand-in-hand with the Club’s Catering Manager to provide a seamless service to members, visitors and all functions within the club. You will need to be an energetic, motivational team leader with excellent people management skills. You also must be a good communicator and gain understanding of customer service and the needs of the business.

The successful applicant is expected to hold a personal alcohol licence and ensure the club operates within current licensing laws. You will be required to coordinate the day-to-day running of the bar and maintain a staff rota that is flexible to meet the needs of the business while ensuring a fair balance between working hours and holidays. All staff are expected to work some evenings and weekends.

You will report to the Golf Club Council via the Club Secretary. Working hours are flexible with an average of 40 hours per week over the year expected. A competitive salary linked to experience is offered and a company pension policy is available. Statutory holidays may be enhanced annually depending on success within the role. If you require further further information or wish to discuss this opportunity further please feel free to contact the Club Secretary, Mr Fraser Jervis, at 01383 722591. Applications should be sent to Mr Jervis, Club Secretary

Closing date: Friday 27 July

Assistant Greenkeepers – Falkirk Tryst Golf Club

Falkirk Tryst Golf Club, a private members club with easy links to the motorway system travelling east and west is now recruiting for two experienced, passionate and highly motivated people to join their team. For further details about each role and how to apply please visit the job advert.

Closing date: Monday, 23 July

PGA Club Professional (Director of Golf) – Balbirnie Golf Club

Situated in the heart of Fife, Balbirnie Park Golf Club is one of the finest parkland courses in the country. Combined with our outstanding golf course we have an excellent clubhouse and first class professional shop facilities.

We are currently looking to recruit the services of a self-employed PGA Club Professional to fulfil the role of Director of Golf. We are looking for an individual with experience in golf management who has the drive and enthusiasm to provide first class customer experience for members, guests and visitors.

The successful candidate will work closely with the management board, club administrator, green keeping team, and hospitality team to help us meet our vision to be the best golf club in Fife. They will play an integral role in assisting us to meet our key objectives related to golf course condition, membership recruitment and retention, driving visitor green fee and clubhouse revenue, development of junior golf, providing excellent professional teaching & retail services and having a first class hospitality provision including an exciting social events calendar.

Please send your CV and covering letter to

Closing date: Tuesday 31 July

Pro Shop Assistant/PGA Trainee – Eastwood Golf Club, East Renfrewshire

A vacancy has arisen at Eastwood Golf Club for a retail and coaching focused Pro-shop Assistant who is organised, enthusiastic, reliable, driven, dedicated and well presented. This is a full time position with flexible hours around the core business. Training opportunities will be available for the successful candidate. If you require any additional information and/or to send a letter of application and CV please contact – Steven Maxwell, PGA Professional, Email: Tel: 07584 221701.

Closing date: Tuesday 31 July

PGA Professional – Nairn Dunbar Golf Club

Nairn Dunbar Golf Club one of the premier links courses in the North of Scotland established in 1899 is seeking a new fully qualified and experienced PGA Professional. The Club has a strong membership currently over 800 and has an increasing number of visitors coming to play this links course that jointly hosted the Boys Amateur Championships in 2017 with The Nairn Golf Club.

Nairn has excellent education delivered at Nairn Academy with four feeder primary schools in the vicinity. Situated 15 minutes from Inverness Airport and 25 minutes from the City of Inverness on the shores of the Moray Firth, Nairn is an ideal location with many quality hotels and developing businesses. A competitive service level package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Interested candidates should send a covering letter and CV to Jim Gibson or by post to The Manager, Nairn Dunbar Golf Club, Lochloy Road, Nairn IV12 5AE

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Closing date: Friday 20 July

Course Manager – East Renfrewshire Golf Club

The East Renfrewshire Golf Club, established in 1922, is a stunning 18 hole Moorland golf course known for its outstanding layout, firm true greens and expansive views. Situated on the outskirts of Glasgow, it is consistently voted the no 1 course in Renfrewshire.

Due to the retirement of our current Head Greenkeeper, we are now recruiting for the position of Course Manager. The Club requires a highly motivated and experienced individual to lead the green staff team and be the driving force behind maintaining and improving the condition of the golf course.

For more details about the post and how to apply please visit the job advert.

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Closing date: Friday 27 July