Vacancy: Officials Engagement Officer

Officiating Engagement Officer

basketballscotland are seeking an energetic, proactive, solution-focussed individual to play a key role in one of the sports biggest challenges as we strive to recover from the COVID pandemic.

Over the past 10 days, our “Help the Game” campaign has engaged over 50 people willing to start refereeing and we’re looking for someone who can build on this and support and coordinate the recruitment and development of officials in partnership with clubs, Regional Leagues and into National Competitions.

This role will support people into officiating and through their first games by developing relationships and ensuring new officials have the right support and are in the right environment for their development.

If you have a passion to help sport recover from the pandemic and are able to support and develop people, we’d love to hear from you!

Further information on the role is available here

Closing Date:

Given the urgency of this appointment, there is a short timeline on recruitment.  Applicants should submit a CV and cover letter detailing how they meet the essential criteria. Applications should be marked ‘Private and confidential’ and emailed to:  As part of the application process, please complete our anonymous Equity Form

All applications should be received in office by 12 noon on Thursday 2nd December 2021.  Late applications will not be considered.  Applicants will be notified by Monday 6th December if they are required for interview.  It is anticipated interviews will be conducted on Tuesday 7th December.