Coaching

Interested in becoming a coach? We have a large number of coaches working in a wide range of sports like gymnastics, athletics, tennis, basketball, swimming, football and more.



Coaching is a great way to express your passion for a sport and be actively involved instead of standing on the sidelines. 

It's not only exciting and self-satisfying but you can have a positive influence on people’s lifelong involvement in sport. It will also help you to keep you active both mentally and physically.

There are many ways in ways to get involved, such as helping your local club, getting involved in your children’s sporting activities or even helping to support the next elite sports star.

Edinburgh leisure also offer specific coaching development opportunities which could support you in gaining your qualifications.

For more information on our current coaching development opportunities please visit our vacancies page to see our live opportunities - Click Here


For advice and information about how to get started in Edinburgh, please see the Coaching Edinburgh website.



Being a coach with Edinburgh Leisure opens up a world of opportunity!

You can coach almost anywhere in Edinburgh as our programme runs in 19 quality venues all over the city. And you can also use our gyms, pools and other fantastic facilities for free in your spare time.

We don't just coach one age, ability, or sport. With 415 individual classes you'll have the opportunity to coach all ages and abilities with us. Edinburgh Leisure also coaches a variety of sports including climbing, dance, football, gymnastics, swimming and much more.

We are always looking for lots of coaches from different backgrounds and disciplines to join our valued coaching team!

Visit our Coach with us page for full details on coaching opportunities as well as what coaching with Edinburgh Leisure can do for you.