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Job Vacancies

This is the place to come to get updated information on any job vacancies there may be at Barrow AFC.

If you would like to apply for any of the roles listed, please send your CV to recruitment@barrowafc.com (unless otherwise stated below), remembering to clearly state which vacancy you are interested in.

Alternatively, CVs can be handed in at Main Reception at the Club or posted to:

Barrow AFC
Holker Street
Wilkie Road
Barrow-in-Furness
Cumbria
LA14 5UW

Retail And Ticket Office Manager

The Club is now welcoming applications for the full-time role of Retail and Ticket Office Manager.

Based at the stadium and reporting to the Chief Executive, the successful candidate will have overall responsibility for the running of the Club’s Retail Department and Ticket Office.

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To apply for this role, please send your CV plus a cover letter, including why you would be the suitable candidate, your previous experience and salary expectations, to Chief Executive, Levi Gill on recruitment@barrowafc.com

The closing date for application is Wednesday 25th August.

Part Time Academy Coaches

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Barrow AFC has recently unveiled its new vision for young players across the region, transitioning to a Category 4 Academy in 2022/23, and taking teams from U11-U16 into the Junior Premier League.

Part-time staff should expect to coach between 1.5 and 3 hours per week dependent on training and fixture schedules, including evenings and weekends. There are up to 2 roles available including Age Group Lead Coach.

Salary: £15.00 per session (Lead Coach), increased pay for fixtures.

Barrow AFC is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to endorse this commitment. The above post requires an Enhanced Criminal Records Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checking service. We fully comply with the DBS Code of Practice and Safeguarding Children Policy/Regulations.

The above post is exempt from Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Therefore, all convictions including spent convictions that have not been subject to filtering by a CRC should be declared. Relevant information and / or documents will be distributed as part of the recruitment and selection process.

Barrow AFC is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment and its employment policies for recruitment, selection, training, development and promotion are designed to ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity.

Applicants are requested to submit their completed online application form and can contact our Head of Academy for further details on their application or with further questions if they wish.

How To Apply

Please note that only applications received on the online application form will be accepted.

Click here now to download an Application Form.

Supporting statement and any further questions can be sent to l.reid@barrowafc.com

Closing date for applications: 15/08/2021

Interviews will take place during August 2021

Only applicants invited for interview will be contacted.

Head Physiotherapist

Barrow AFC is seeking a Head Physiotherapist to join the First Team backroom staff based at the Club’s Greater Manchester training facility.

The successful applicant will lead The Bluebirds’ Medical Department, ensuring the provision of the best in medical care for all First Team players both at the training ground during the week and at all First Team matches.

As well as all the essential academic qualifications, the Club is seeking a reliable and trustworthy individual who has a minimum of two years’ experience working in the medical department of a professional football club.

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To apply for the role, email your CV and short cover letter to recruitment@barrowafc.com

The Club will be closing applications as soon as the right candidate is found.

Bar Staff

The Club is looking to hire a number of staff to work behind the bars across the ground and in our hospitality areas.

The successful candidates’ main duties will be to serve drinks to supporters, maintaining a professional approach to customer service, hygiene and cleanliness at all times.

Essential

  • Over the age of 18
  • Confident taking payments

Desirable

  • Previous bar and till-operating experience
  • Cellar training

Corporate Box Host

The Club is looking for friendly and charismatic individuals to look after our VIP guests on matchday at The Progression Solicitors Stadium.

This role will include food and beverage service to guests and must be carried out with the utmost professionalism in order to best represent the Club to our corporate clients.

Essential

  • Over the age of 18
  • Experience in waiting/food service

Desirable

  • Previous bar tending experience

Food Stall Staff

We are looking for friendly and enthusiastic individuals to help look after home supporters on matchday by serving food from our stalls at The Progression Solicitors Stadium.

This role will involve serving soft drinks, warm food and snacks to fans so a high standard of professionalism, hygiene and cleanliness will be required, as well as a confidence in taking payments.

Matchday Stewards

The Club is currently looking to increase the number of Safety Stewards for roles on matchday at The Progression Solicitors Stadium.

Applicants must be over 18, demonstrate good people skills, be able to operate as part of a team and a remain calm under pressure.

Successful individuals will be provided with full training by the Club which can lead to a nationally recognised qualification.

Turnstile Operators

The Club is looking to hire a number of Turnstile Operators to manage the arrival of supporters and ensure a safe entry into The Progression Solicitors Stadium during 2021/22.

Candidates must be approachable and friendly in manner to take on their duties of allowing fans entry to the stadium via turnstiles using a handheld scanner.