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PE TEACHER

The Chairman and Governors of The GFC School, based at Gillingham Football Club, wish to appoint a highly successful and committed PE teacher.

Are you a PE teacher in search of a school where you can really make a difference? We wish to appoint an outstanding Teacher to join us at an exciting stage of development for our School.

If you are an inspired, energetic and positive person who wants to make a difference to the lives of young people, then this is the job for you.

We require a PE teacher to deliver a combination of core PE and examination courses including, but not limited to, BTEC and Sportsleaders Awards.

The GFC School is a Pupil Referral Unit and applicants must demonstrate skills in understanding the needs of students who have found it challenging to work in mainstream education, especially developing students’ self-esteem, together with their skills in reading, writing, English and Mathematics.

Particular wider subject expertise would be an advantage, as the school is seeking to enrich students’ learning, so that they experience a broad and exciting curriculum as The GFC School develops and expands.

  • In all parts of the school, you will need to have a passionate desire to help students to achieve their very best in their academic, social, physical and wider development.
  • In addition to meeting teachers’ standards, applicants must have a well-developed knowledge of safeguarding, behaviour management, and experience of working in partnership with external agencies.

Please send CV and relevant information via post or email to (dscott@priestfield.com), together with a personal statement to:

Mr. David Scott
The GFC School
Gillingham Football Club Ltd
Priestfield Stadium
Redfern Avenue
Gillingham
Kent
ME7 4DD

 

Deadline: Wednesday October 24 at 5pm.

Interviews to be held: Wednesday October 31.

 

Salaries will start in line with National Teaching salary structure but with performance related bonuses.

Starting date to be negotiated based on individual circumstances.

All appointments are subject to a clear DBS check.

 

SOUS CHEF

 

Priestfield is looking for a strong Sous Chef to work alongside our Executive Head Chef and Senior Chefs to cook for our match days and events.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to work on their own as well as in a team, set up and close the kitchen, as well as run the kitchen in the absence of the head chef. You will need to be able to produce quality food under pressure and maintain all health and safety aspects. The ideal candidate will also be able to complete all paperwork including ordering and have good stock control management.

 

To become a successful applicant you need to have:

 

·         Minimum of 2-3 years experience in a similar role within banqueting environment

·         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 by sending a CV and covering letter to Richard at: workforus@priestfield.com

Salary: Negotiable, dependant on experience

Deadline: Ongoing

 

Gillingham Football Club is currently recruiting for an Assistant Groundsman to join the team at the Medway Priestfield Stadium.

 

ASSISTANT GROUNDSMAN

This position would suit somebody looking for their next challenge in the industry having already had experience of a similar role.

Reporting to the Head Groundsman, the successful candidate would be required to work on their own initiative and as part of a team when required. Applicants must have previous experience of using relevant machinery, verti drains, marking pitches and working with frost/rain covers.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Marking and cutting pitches
  • Using mowers and tractors to perform basic duties
  • Putting goals up at both the main stadium and training ground
  • Transporting materials from Priestfield Stadium to Beechings Cross
  • Liaising with players and management
  • General maintenance (diveting, seeding, feeding and watering as necessary)

 

High standards of work would be expected at all times. The successful candidate must be available on all matchdays, both midweek and on a Saturday, often working unsociable hours and have access to their own transport.

 

All applications, including a CV and letter of application, must be put in writing to:

Mr John Plummer

Head Groundsman

Gillingham FC

Redfern Avenue

Gillingham

Kent

ME7 4DD

Alternatively, we will accept applications via email to jplummer@priestfield.com

 

Deadline: Ongoing

Salary: Negotiable, subject to experience

 

 

MEGASTORE STAFF

 The club are currently recruiting for casual staff members to join our megastore team on matchdays.

All applicants must be over 18, have good people skills and experience in dealing with customers. They must also be available to assist for all home first-team fixtures, special events and potentially youth and development games as required.

Duties will include completing transactions for merchandise, assisting customers and carrying out basic day-to-day retail requirements.

To apply please send a letter of application and CV to Jo Barnes on jbarnes@priestfield.com.

 

MATCHDAY STEWARDS

Gillingham Football Club is on the lookout for enthusiastic, friendly & resourceful individuals to join our matchday stewarding team.

Successful applicants will be expected to work Tuesday evenings and Saturdays when the Gills are playing at home. This is a great opportunity to try something new and exciting or simply as an extra source of income.

We will be holding a recruitment event before the start of the season & full training, at an NVQ level, will be given upon selection.

Applicants must be 18 years old or over, have excellent communication skills, and the ability to think on their feet.

Please send CVs to Rebecca Smith, Assistant Safety Officer, at rsmith@priestfield.com.

Deadline for applications: Ongoing

 

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.


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.