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Southampton FC

Southampton FC

Casual Academy Transport Assistant (weekend cover)


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Jan 17, 2024


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Department: Academy
Accountable to: Academy Transport Manager
Criminal Record Check: DBS Enhanced with Childs Barred List
Contract Type: Casual (variable hours across the weekend)

What will you be doing?
You will assist the Staplewood, Bath and London transport departments simultaneously through weekend support/cover, updating routes with any changes and communicate these to drivers, host families (where the players stay whilst on day release) and players via Kairos our communication app in the Academy.
You will carry out a weekly handover with the Academy Transport Manager for the upcoming weekend and cover any other pertinent information along with booking train tickets and taxis as and when required at weekends, and generally providing full cover and responsibilities at weekends to ensure the department’s service continues to be efficiently delivered.
Is this you?
Essential Experience:

Knowledge of the local area.

Desirable Experience:

Knowledge of current Academy transport system and the Academy in general.

Desirable Qualifications (including certifications):

Awareness of Child Protection (CP and First Aid training to be provided).

Essential Skills:

Excellent communication and listening skills.
Exceptional knowledge of the local area.
A flexible approach.
Good Organisational skills.
Effective use of relevant IT programs (Excel, Outlook, Word)

How this benefits you…
If you are successful, you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;

A competitive hourly rate.
Opportunity to work for a professional football club.
Working in an environment with strong core values.
Learning and development opportunities.
Working with likeminded individuals.

How can I apply?
Very easy. Just click on the apply button below, enter your details and answer a quick pre-screening questionnaire, then attach your CV.
The closing date for applications is Sunday 28th January 2024.
*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received.*

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