RYA Scotland - Regional Development Officer (East)

RYA Scotland are looking for a new East Regional Development Officer to join the organisation.

Closing Date: 20th April

It is an exciting time to be part of Royal Yachting Association Scotland, the Governing Body for sailing and all forms of boating in Scotland. Clubs are at the heart of all we do within RYA Scotland and we are beginning to see results from the Focus Club Support Programme. In order to continue to develop the local growth in capacity, we are seeking to recruit a Regional Development Officer to be part of our Participation and Development team.

The principle focus of the Regional Development Officer is club support and development. The approach involves considerable one to one work with clubs and success will be measured in terms of the Club’s development towards their own goals and increase in membership. The Regional Development Officer will report to the Development Manager and be supported by a broader team including our Marketing & Communication Managers, Coach Education Development Manager and the Class and Academy Officer.

This post involves regular evening and weekend work, occasional overnights and travel across the UK and also involves regulated work with children. Employment is conditional on the successful candidate being able to obtain/holding PVG scheme membership and having access to a car.

Salary £24,600* FIXED TERM – MARCH 2021

*Benefits package include a generous pension and life insurance, discounted staff rates on a range of marine related products, as well as 26 days holiday plus bank and public holidays

Closing date: 1200 hrs on Friday 20th April 2018

Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on 3rd May 2018

A full job description and application form can be downloaded from

http://www.rya.org.uk/scotland/about-us/Pages/rdo-east.aspx or call 023 8060 4105 or e-mail jobs@rya.org.uk

The RYA Scotland Strategic Plan and Annual Reviews are available on our website


For an informal discussion about the role please contact Liza Linton, Development Manager on
0131 317 7388.

RYA Scotland is committed to equality of opportunity.