Who are Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club?
Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club are proud that our elite teams compete at the highest level of football in England, those being the Premier League, and the Women’s Super League. Our home; the spectacular 30,000+ seater American Express Community Stadium hosts in the most parts, our Premier League journey whereas Broadfield Stadium, with a capacity of over 6,000, hosts mainly, our Women’s Super League journey. We are thrilled to have our two elite teams competing in the very top respective divisions of English football.

Our values

Values play a pivotal role in the success of the Club. Our values are not just a list of words we expect our people to learn, but a set of filters through which we deliver to each other, our fans, our partners and our sponsors, in fact, with anyone who interacts in any way with our brand. Each year we hold the TEAAM Brighton awards where peer to peer nominations are recorded. Those with the most nominations take away awards for their commitment to the TEAAM Brighton value.

Our values are:

  • Treat People Well
  • Exceed Expectations  
  • Aim High. Never Give Up
  • Act with Integrity
  • Make it Special

The job

Working as part of the Grounds team at our Elite Performance Centre in Lancing, the post holder will supervise the day to day works programmes at each venue to ensure the pitches and other associated areas are in a suitable condition for elite performance use. The post holder will work under the direction of the Deputy Head Grounds Persons with day to day technical direction from the Pitch and Grounds Manager.

What does the day to day look like?

Your day to day duties will be varied (to keep you on your toes) and can vary between operating machinery associated with sports pitch and grounds maintenance, to carrying out general administration tasks to support the deputy head grounds staff. The post holder will work closely with Deputy Head Grounds Persons to supervise the implementation of the works programme across all venues the Club are utilising.

Given the nature of this role, it is essential for the successful candidate to hold to following qualifications:

  • Sports Turf maintenance to a minimum level 2 certification 
  • N.P.T.C.  PA1, PA6 and PA2 certificates in Pesticide Usage
  • Qualified in the driving/operation of agricultural motor vehicles

The ideal candidate will also be a member of the Grounds Manager Association.

Process to apply:

Please follow the link to our website to apply: https://www.brightonandhovealbion.com/club/club/jobs

The successful candidate must also be willing to undertake a basic DBS CRC (Criminal Background Check).



40 hours per week

Closing date:
Wednesday, 28 July 2021 - 12:00pm

Salary dependent on skills & experience

South East


Web site:

01273 878250