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If you are interested in any of the available positions below, then please email us and send your CV to Tom at: workforus@priestfield.com.


HOSPITALITY & MATCH DAY STAFF


Gillingham Football Club is looking to employ motivated, passionate and enthusiastic individuals to work within our fantastic hospitality and catering team to strengthen the match day experience for all of our supporters.


Who we are looking for: Maybe you are a student, football fan or someone who wants to work casually to earn some additional money in the week. If so, this could be the ideal position for you.


Experience: Experience is helpful but not essential.  If you don’t have any experience but want to join this vital team of match day staff then training will be provided to ensure you have the right tools to work in this fun and professional environment.


Roles across the team involve bar work, waiting, till work, cooking, prepping food and serving our fans and customers with great customer service.

Successful applicants will join our growing hospitality and events team.
If you are interested in this job please apply below and send your email to Tom at: workforus@priestfield.com.

MATCH DAY CHEFS


Priestfield is in need of experienced Chefs to cook for our match day kiosks. Ideal candidates will work well in high-output short-time frame situations, have competent quantity and quality control and will act to minimise wastage.


The main role of a match day kiosk chef is to prepare and cook the food while maintaining a clean and hygienic kiosk space. You will be in charge of ensuring food is prepared to a consistent and high standard while working with a team of match day staff who will be at the focus point of customer service.
To become a successful applicant you need to have:

    Minimum of NVQ 1 and 2 Level. Level 3 would be preferable but not necessary. Or a City and Guilds certificate.
    A Health and Hygiene certificate. (Level 2-3)
    Good people management
    Good Communication skills
    Good hygiene practices
    Good motivation and planning skills

If you are interested in this job please apply below and send your email to Tom at: workforus@priestfield.com.


KIOSK MANAGER


Gillingham Football Club is looking to employ a motivated, passionate and enthusiastic kiosk manager to assist in the operation of the catering outlets around Priestfield stadium throughout the season.


Who we are looking for: We are looking for a strong individual who has experience in running food outlets and managing a team of staff. The candidate will have strong leadership skills and be able to communicate to a variety of staff of all ages. They will have an understanding of food, hygiene and catering service in general.


Experience is helpful but not necessarily essential.  If you don’t have the exact experience but feel your qualities match the criteria then training will be provided to ensure you have the right knowledge and tools to work in this vibrant and professional environment.

There is also the opportunity for successful applicants to also join our growing hospitality and events team.


If you are interested in this job please apply below and send your email to Tom at: workforus@priestfield.com.

COMMUNITY TRUST COACHES


Gillingham Football Club Community Trust regularly recruits part-time Community Coaches across Kent.

Successful candidates will need to be hardworking, flexible, outgoing and self-driven with a positive outlook and a clear focus on high quality performance. Applicants should also be reliable, determined, and keen for the opportunity of a new experience.

See attached for a full Job Specification

Pay would be subject to qualifications and experience.

Key skills and experience required:

  • FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football or working towards the qualification
  • FA First Aid Qualification
  • Knowledge and understanding of child protection issues including holding a current FA Safeguarding Children Workshop certificate
  • Enhanced FA CRB (Criminal Records Bureau) Disclosure
  • Own transport essential
  • Flexible
  • Have or working towards FA Youth Modules

If you are interested in being considered for part-time coaching work please submit a CV and covering letter, outlining your availability and previous experience to:

Jack Knighton (Sports Participation Officer)
Gillingham Football Club Community Trust
MEMS Priestfield Stadium
Redfern Avenue
Gillingham, Kent
ME7 4DD
Email: jknighton@priestfield.com
Tel: 01634 623410

Closing Date: On-going
Job Reference: GFCCTCC314

If you would like to discuss potential opportunities further or require more information, please contact Jack Knighton (details above). To find out more about our Community Trust please click here.

Gillingham Football Club Community Trust actively promotes Equal Opportunities in employment, and welcomes applications from all parts of the community. If you have any particular requirements in respect of the recruitment or interview process please mention this in your covering letter.

INTERESTED IN BECOMING A STEWARD?

The Gills are looking for enthusiastic people to join our stewarding team for the 2016/17 season.

This is a great opportunity to become part of the backroom staff at Gillingham Football Club; stewards perform an important function helping to maintain a safe environment for spectators on matchdays at the MEMS Priestfield Stadium.

A typical tour of duty will start two hours before kick-off and end around 30 minutes after the end of the match. Duties could typically include working in the car park, on exit gates and pitchside access points, and looking after supporters in the spectator areas of the ground. 

If you are over 18 years of age and interested then please download an application form (or pick one up from reception at the club) and complete. Applicants are advised to return complete documents to us as soon as possible. 

For further information contact the Safety Officer, Rebecca Smith on rsmith@priestfield.com