Operations Assistant (Full-time)
Salary £14,579 – £15,803

Leigh Sports Village is a pioneering multi-sector development and is the biggest investment in public sports, recreation and education facilities in the Wigan Borough for many years and has transformed Leigh into one of the finest hubs of activity in the North West.

The 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 arena and floodlit artificial and grass sports pitches, athletics stadium and covered sprinting area, indoor sports centre and swimming pool, sixth form college, high quality hotel, retail outlets and an 12,000 capacity stadium.

The primary role of the post will be to assist the grounds maintenance team in the preparation and maintenance of sports and amenity surfaces. 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.


For more information about this exciting career opportunity please e-mail enquiries@leighsportsvillage.co.uk or telephone 01942 487830 and ask to speak to James Ditchfield – Operations Director.

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