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Trainee Clerk of the Course

Bath Racecourse
Bath Racecourse
Test Drop Down Value
Full Time
01/10/2021 13:52:26
£22,000 - £25,000


(A Training process will be offered for the right individual if not already accredited)

Location: Bath Racecourse

Bath Racecourse is looking for a motivated, out-going and dedicated individual to join their team in the role as Clerk of the Course.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, the ability to manage and motivate a team, as well as an aptitude for prioritising under pressure.

Previous experience within the racing industry is essential for this role.

Main Duties

Managing a team to produce the racing surface and all associated areas to a high standard.
Running each race day according to the BHA rules & guidelines.
Providing Going Reports at the requisite stages for each race day & liaison with Trainers regarding the racing surface.
Working with the central ARC racing team and BHA race planning team to provide an appropriate and successful race program for Bath Racecourse.
Budget Management (inclusive of future planning).
Communication with central ARC marketing, events & hospitality teams (hubs) to ensure flow of information.
Liaison with the BHA inspector of courses for Bath Racecourse.
Ensuring compliance with Health & Safety regulation on a daily basis.
Motivating & developing the Grounds/Estates Team.
Annual appointment of required Raceday staff (vets, doctors, stable manager, farrier, AFO etc.)
Regular communication with all stakeholders (Trainers, Owners, Jockeys, Stable Staff, RCA, BHA, Press etc.)
The above is a non-exhaustive list.

At ARC, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

If you have a disability that requires reasonable adjustments, please let us know; we will ensure that individuals with additional needs are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process and to perform essential job functions.

We understand the value that diversity brings to our business and we are striving to create a working environment that is inclusive, psychologically and physically safe and ensures everyone can be heard and valued for their contributions. We are committed to making a consistent, top-down effort to be role models on what diversity, inclusion and belonging means in society.

Application:  Please visit the Arena Racing Company website to apply.  Deadline for application 22 October 2021