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Feb 15, 2024

Recruitment Open Day 2024

Join the team at Newton Abbot Racecourse!

Come along to our Staff Recruitment Open Day later this month to find out more about the roles available ahead of the 2024 season at Newton Abbot Racecourse.

Date: Tuesday 27 February 2024
Time: From 12pm – 3:30pm
Location: Newton Abbot Racecourse

Are you ready to be part of the pulse-pounding excitement that comes with the thundering hooves, cheering crowds, and the thrill of victory?

Newton Abbot Racecourse invites you to our exclusive Recruitment Open Day, your gateway to an unforgettable experience in the heart of horse racing!

Why choose Newton Abbot Racecourse?

Passion Meets Profession: Immerse yourself in the world of horse racing, where passion and profession intertwine. Be part of a team that takes pride in delivering top-notch entertainment.

Flexible Part-Time Roles: Whether you’re a student, a parent, or someone with a dynamic schedule, our part-time positions offer the flexibility you need. Join us on raceday and become an integral part of our racecourse family.

Diverse Opportunities: From event operations to customer service, there’s a role for everyone. Explore positions in hospitality, ticketing, event coordination, and more. Discover your niche in an industry that thrives on diversity.

What to Expect at the open day?

Meet the Team: Get to know the faces behind the scenes and learn about the exciting opportunities available.

Tour the Facilities: Immerse yourself in the racecourse ambiance. Explore locations within the racecourse and envision yourself as an essential part of the action.

On-the-Spot Interviews: Bring your enthusiasm and CV! Our team will be conducting on-the-spot interviews for prospective candidates. This is your chance to showcase your skills and passion for the world of horse racing.

Please note, the minimum age for each role is 17 years old – and we welcome applications from senior members of the community.

Experience would be an advantage, but training will be provided.

The roles available are:

General Staff

- Car parking
- Ticket sales
- Ticket scanning at the entrances
- Checking tickets at the entrances to the Paddock enclosure
- Greeting customers as they arrive at the entrances and sending them to the correct queue
- Litter picking and bin emptying
- Car park marshals
- Outdoor marshals on various positions interacting with customers

Catering Staff – Bars

- Pouring drinks
- Operating EPOS tills and card machines
- Glass collecting and washing, clearing tables
- Clearing spillages

Catering Staff – Food Outlets

- Waiting at tables
- Hosting hospitality boxes
- Operating EPOS tills and card machines
- Serving food, hot and cold drinks
- Clearing tables and washing glasses

How to register:

Simply turn up on the day to Newton Abbot Racecourse at 12pm.

This event will be clearly sign posted. but members of staff will be on site to help. Our address is: Newton Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 3AF.

For inquiries, please contact us: staff@newtonabbotracing.com