12:32 15 February 2012
By Latics Staff
Phoenix and Blue are the Wigan Athletic mascots, representing the family values of the Club and acting as ambassadors for the Young Supporters’ Club, Team Latics.
Wigan Athletic is looking for bright, enthusiastic and outgoing individuals to bring these characters to life on match days.
Role & responsibilities:
- Interact with Wigan Athletic supporters, in particular families and children
- Take part in games and activities at the pre-match Warm Up Club
- Interact with the crowds in the stadium before the game
- Lead the team out onto the pitch before kick off
- Remain visible during the match and encourage crowd support during the game
- Take part in half time activities on the pitch
Successful application qualities will include:
- Outgoing and enthusiastic
- Organised and reliable with excellent time management
- Experience of working with and entertaining families and children
- Ability to take part in a range of physical activities - football and/or dance skills are desirable but not essential
- Own transport would be desirable but not essential
Hours/Salary: To be discussed at interview.
If you feel this position is of interest to you and you would like to be considered, please apply by sending your CV with a covering letter to:
Katherine Littlewood, Marketing, Commercial and Retail Executive
Wigan Athletic Football Club, Team Latics, DW Stadium, Newtown, Wigan, WN5 0UZ
Closing Date: Sunday 4 August 2012
The post will be subject to a DBS disclosure.