Stoke City Football Club are looking for a Groundsperson to support our ongoing operations for Stoke City Football Club, including the Clayton wood Training ground and the bet365 Stadium.


Candidate details:
We are looking to expand our Grounds team with dedicated, highly motivated and professional individual who have a passion for Groundsmanship. Reporting to the Grounds Manager and Deputy Grounds Managers, you will be involved in the day to day maintenance of all types of sports turf and the preparation of pitches to a high standard for both play and training at the bet365 Stadium pitch, pitches at the Club’s Clayton Wood training ground and the indoor pitch facility adjacent to the stadium. Additionally the role will include the general maintenance of landscaped areas on all sites you should have a flexible approach to working hours and tasks. This position will involve working weekends, which may require early morning or late evening attendances.

This is an excellent opportunity to progress your skills in an environment which encourages continued professional development and strives for the highest standards.

Ideal candidates will be reliable, trustworthy with a flexible working attitude.

The position is offered on a full time basis.  The successful applicant will be available to work a minimum of any 5 days from 7 and will be available to work evenings and weekends to cover match day fixtures and other adhoc events at the bet365 Stadium and Clayton Wood.  NVQ Level 2 in Sports Turf Management or equivalent and experience in a football environment is desirable. A driving licence is essential.

All relevant training will be provided.

To apply:
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter, to Human Resources, SCFC Jobs, PO Box 3573, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 9LL or email to quoting ‘GP1805IOG’ in the subject line.

Stoke City Football Club endorses the principle of Equality and will strive to ensure that everyone who wishes to be involved in the Club will be treated fairly and with respect, without regard to their age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, sex or sexual orientation.

The Club is committed to providing access and opportunities for all members of the community to take part in without threat of intimidation, victimisation, harassment, bullying and abuse. Any person associated with the Club can be assured of an environment in which their rights, dignity and individual worth are respected and in particular, that they are able to enjoy their engagement at the Club.

Permanent, Full-Time

37.5 hours per week, any 5 days from 7


Closing date:
Tuesday, 29 May 2018


01782 684880