VACANCY: Full-time Badminton Coach (Edinburgh)

Edinburgh Badminton Academy are looking to hire a full time badminton coach. Please see the details of the role below:

Edinburgh Badminton Academy is one of the UK’s leading badminton clubs with over 600 members and 40 coaches.

We are looking for an enthusiastic full time badminton coach to join our team. As a coach, you will be responsible for leading sessions for juniors and adults along with a team of assistant coaches. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual who is open to learning and keen to help players of all ages and levels improve their game.


  • Lead sessions for juniors & adults
  • Help develop session plans and coaching content
  • Organise events & tournaments
  • Provide guidance to new trainee coaches
  • 20-30 hours per week, plus access to further hours with individual coaching sessions


  • Experience in badminton
  • Leadership skills
  • willingness to work evenings & weekends

On court coaching hours will largely be evenings and weekend with other development/admin jobs to be carried out flexibly. Your working hours will be roughly 90% on court coaching and 10% computer based development/admin work.

We offer a competitive salary, pension scheme enrolment and support and guidance on your CPD. If you are passionate about badminton and would like to join our team, please send your CV and cover letter to us. We look forward to hearing from you!

We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and communities to ensure that Edinburgh Badminton Academy represents everyone involved in our sport. We value equality, diversity, and inclusion and have a culture of providing a supportive and inclusive environment for all.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £18,720.00-£24,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Flexitime


  • Every weekend
  • Flexitime
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Performance bonus

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Edinburgh: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Ready to join our team? Send your CV & cover letter to to apply!

Full job advert can be seen on Indeed here.