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, Manchester United Women 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 2013. Elton John and Lionel Richie have also both performed hugely successful concerts.

Current vacancies

Facilities Manager (Full-time). Salary £30,000 – £33,000

The primary role of the post will be to co-ordinate the effective, efficient and safe operation of services and facilities operated by Leigh Sports Village Company. The successful candidate will also act as a designated point of contact for facilities and tenants dealing with day to day operational issues across the site.

It is essential that candidates possess a 17th / 18th Edition Electrical Installation Certificate and an NVQ Level 3 in Electrotechnical Services (Electrical Maintenance) would also be desirable.

Successful candidates will need to be highly motivated, have excellent communication and people skills, be able to work under their own initiative and also part of a team. 

The position will include bank holiday, evening and weekend work.

CLOSING DATE SUNDAY 21st JULY 2019

For more information about this exciting career opportunity and a full job description please e-mail James Ditchfield – Operations Director on james.ditchfield@leighsportsvillage.co.uk 

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable for the position to Emma Jones at Leigh Sports Village Company, Leigh Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh, WN7 4JY or e-mail emma.jones@leighsportsvillage.co.uk


Operations Assistants x2 (Full-time). Salary £15,873 – £16,606

 

One post will be to assist the maintenance team and the other post to assist the grounds maintenance team to ensure that the services and facilities within the Village operate effectively, efficiently and safely, ultimately providing the users of the Village with quality leisure experience.

It is essential that candidates have experience in a similar field of work.

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

The position will include bank holiday, evening and weekend work.

CLOSING DATE SUNDAY 21st JULY 2019

For more information about these exciting career opportunities and a full job description please email James Ditchfield – Operations Director on james.ditchfield@leighsportsvillage.co.uk  

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable for the position to Emma Jones at Leigh Sports Village Company, Leigh Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh, WN7 4JY or e-mail to emma.jones@leighsportsvillage.co.uk


Hospitality and catering staff

We are currently looking for staff to join our catering team. We need food service staff, bar staff (minimum age of 18), Kitchen porters and public catering match day staff. We can offer shifts on both match days and non-match days, with both daytime and/or evening shifts available.

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.

If you are interested, please send a covering email, along with an up to date CV to enquiries@leighsportsvillage.co.uk using “Catering Jobs” in the subject title.


Safety Stewards, Turnstile Operatives and Corporate Hospitality Stewards

Leigh Sports Village Limited are looking for enthusiastic individuals who appreciate the need for good customer care to join our Safety operation.

No previous experience is required and training will be given.

If you feel these roles are for you, please contact Sue Kilroy on s.kilroy@leighsportsvillage.co.uk or call on 01942 487822 to arrange an interview or request further information.