At Active Stirling, we have swimming coaching opportunities available now, with training provided for the right candidates.

Are you interested in coaching young children?

Are you looking for a rewarding career in sport?

Do you have a passion to be the best?

Come along to one of our recruitment evenings to find out more about the job and the training courses we are running to help you become a Swimming Teacher with Active Stirling.


  • Balfron Campus, Roman Road, Balfron G63 0PW // Thursday 25 August // 5.30pm-8.00pm
  • The PEAK, Forthside Way, Stirling Sports Village, Stirling FK8 1QZ // Tuesday 30 August // 5.30pm-8.00pm

Age – 16yrs+

Cost – FREE - Active Stirling will cover the costs of the SSTQ Course for the right candidates


There is no need to pre-book, please turn up on the evening you wish to attend, and our team will be on hand to provide all the information and get you signed up for the course.

SSTQ Course

To qualify for a role, you will need to be available to complete the Scottish Swimming Teachers Qualification (SSTQ) course at The PEAK in Stirling on the following dates:

Course dates

  • Friday 30 September – 5.00pm-9.00pm
  • Saturday 1 October – 9.00am-1.00pm
  • Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 October – 9.00am-6.00pm
  • Wednesday 19 to Friday 21 October – 9.00am-6.00pm
  • Friday 28 October – 5.00pm-9.00pm
  • Saturday 29 October – 9.00am-1.00pm

Working for Active Stirling

At Active Stirling we are driven by the desire to improve people’s lives through getting more people, more active, more often. We expect our team to live and breathe our brand values:

  • people centred
  • ambitious
  • respect
  • team spirit
  • integrity

This means you’ll be a true team player with a positive attitude joining a team of focused and passionate people where you’ll put people at the heart of what you do making sure a consistent quality service is delivered. As such, you will aim to develop your skills and the service of your business area. You’ll get to work at a wonderful place with excellent learning and development opportunities.


Benefits include a competitive salary, generous holiday entitlement, and free use of our leisure facilities plus free car parking.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please contact Active Stirling at

Find out more about our Learn to swim programme here