Match Day First Aid Responder at Leeds United FC

Leeds United

Job Vacancy: Match Day First Aid Responder at Leeds United FC

An exciting job opportunity has arisen at Leeds United FC for a matchday First Aid Responder, based at our stunning Elland Road Stadium. Leeds United Football Club is an English professional football club based in the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire and play at our fabulous stadium based on Elland Road, which has been the home of Leeds United since 1919 and remains one of English football’s great theatres and is ‘the only place for us’ ever since. With a capacity of 37,890, it is England’s 11th largest football ground in the Premier League. Everyone at Leeds United is dedicated to working as one team and to be the best we can be. Come be part of our fabulous team as we March on Together.

Contract Type: Casual

Contract Hours of Work: Approx. 5/6 hours at Home Games

Salary: £11.44 per hour

Responsible to: First Aid supervisor and First Aid Manager/Match Day Safety Officer

Location: Elland Road Stadium, Elland Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS11 0ES

Aim of Role: To respond immediately to any medical emergencies that present on a matchday in a professional manner.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To remain in the location allocated unless directed otherwise
  • To attend briefings on each matchday and any training sessions as required by the club
  • Ability to recognise and manage common first aid conditions
  • Competency in basic life support as set out in the Resuscitation Council Guidelines including the use of AEDs
  • Competency in the manual handling or extrication of patients in a sports ground environment
  • Informing your supervisor of further assistance if needed
  • To maintain accurate records of medical notes
  • Have an understanding of safeguarding of children and adults at risk
  • Ability to understand and communicate in verbal and written instructions in English

This document is a guide only and should not be regarded as exclusive or exhaustive. It is intended as an outline indication of the areas of activity and will be amended in the light of changing needs of the organisation.

Qualifications: You must hold a current certificate in first aid competency issued by an organisation that meets the HSE Guidelines on first aid training.

Experience: Ideally experience working as a first aider in a sports ground or event environment.

Skills & Knowledge: Good communicator, calm and friendly approach, can work as part of a team, or under own initiative, strong decision making skills

You must be over 18 to apply. Find out more and apply for the Match Day First Aid Responder job vacancy at Leeds United FC.

Closing Date: 30th June 2024

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Hours: Approx. 5/6 hours at Home Games
Salary: £11.44 per hour
Location: Leeds
Job Type: Casual
Closing Date: 30/06/2024