Leigh Sports Village provides state of the art facilities for sport, education, physical activity, health, leisure and culture and serves the local community and the region as a whole, and includes: sports pavilion and floodlit grass and 3G artificial sports pitches, athletics stadium, sports centre, sixth-form college, high quality hotel, retail outlets, bars, restaurants and a 12,000 capacity stadium.

The stadium is a multi-million pound complex with state of the art high quality facilities and is the home for Leigh Centurions and Manchester United U23s. The Stadium also hosts a number of events which have included rugby league international matches, Championship Finals Day, and was a venue for the Rugby League World Cup. Elton John has also performed in concert to a sell-out crowd of 17,500.

Current vacancies

Part -Time Receptionist – 30hours per week
Salary £11,825 pro rata

Leigh Sports Village Company is currently seeking a part-time Receptionist to fulfil a 30 hour week which will include some evenings and weekends.

The successful candidate will be required to attend to the needs of Stadium visitors and provide them with the relevant information and advice while adhering to an excellent standard of customer care and promoting the good image of the Stadium and Sports Village.

The Receptionist’s duties will include; greeting and directing stadium visitors including conference delegates, and match day hospitality guests, answering and directing telephone calls, receiving and handing over information. The role will also include support to the Ticket Office as and when required.

You will need to be highly motivated, possess excellent communication and people skills, be able to work under own initiative and as a member of a team.

Previous experience within a similar role would be advantageous.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £11,825.00 /year

Closing Date: Friday 19th May 2017

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable for the position to Ian Bradley, Customer Service and Business Support Officer, Leigh Sports Village Company, Leigh Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh, Lancashire WN7 4JY or i.bradley@leighsportsvillage.co.uk 

 


Head Chef

 

Leigh Sports Village Company is seeking a Head Chef to join the management team, who will be responsible for the production of both match day and non-match day catering at the stadium.

The successful candidate will be required to take full responsibility for kitchen rotas, recruitment and training, kitchen hygiene and food safety, while delivering flexible and varied menus to suit the needs of the business.

This is an ideal opportunity for an existing Head Chef or Sous Chef looking to enhance their career.

Previous stadium catering is an advantage but not essential, however applicants should have experience of high volume catering.

You will need to be highly motivated, possess excellent communication and people skills, be able to work under your own initiative and as a member of a team.

We offer a competitive salary range for the position, the starting point of which is negotiable dependent upon qualifications and experience.

Closing Date:  Friday 17th May 2017

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter detailing current position held including salary/grade and explaining why you would be suitable for the position to Rob Moir, Deputy General Catering Manager, Leigh Sports Village Company, Leigh Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh, Lancashire WN7 4JY or r.moir@leighsportsvillage.co.uk 


Hospitality and catering staff

We are currently looking for experienced, over 18 year-old, staff to work in both our hospitality and public catering bars. If you have an outgoing personality, are able to work under pressure and have excellent customer care skills, you could be the person we are looking for.

To apply, please send a current CV and covering email to jonathan.hough@leighsportsvillage.co.uk