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Vacancy: Kit Manager

Your opportunity to join the Backroom Staff at Tonbridge Angels

Location: Tonbridge, Kent

Salary: Voluntary, expenses covered

Hours of Work: Hours are set to meet the needs of the business but at a minimum attendance is required at all training sessions (Tuesday and Thursday evenings) and matches (Saturdays and occasional Tuesdays).



  • To lead on the provision of kit for the First Team for both players and staff.
  • To liaise with the First Team Manager and Stadium Manager to ensure that all kit is appropriately accommodated for.
  • To deal with First Team players kit requirements at training sessions and matches.
  • To arrange kit distribution for new First Team staff and players throughout each season.
  • To be responsible for the ongoing kit stock levels throughout the season; to include regular stock level checks, and liaise with General Manager and Football Secretary when new kit is required
  • To attend all First Team home and away fixtures and be responsible for transportation of all kit (match, technical, medical) as well as set up of the changing rooms.
  • To support training operations of the First Team, ensuring all relevant equipment is provided as required by the First Team Manager.
  • To maintain high standards of work, keeping the whole work area of the kit/equipment storage areas clean, neat, tidy and organised.
  • To carry out any other duties as required by the General Manager and First Team Manager.
  • All other duties that may arise from time to time and fall within the scope of the role.


Essential Requirements

  • Must hold a full valid UK drivers licence with own transport.
  • Effective interpersonal skills – has the ability to relate/work effectively work with a diverse range of people including team management, players, coaches and medical staff.
  • Ability to maintain a professional, organised, clean, safe, and healthy environment in equipment rooms, laundry rooms, and changing rooms.
  • Ability to manage workload independently and to manage multiple tasks to completion and on time.
  • A professional “can do” attitude with strong organisational skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure and work autonomously
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must adhere to confidentiality and data protection procedures at all times

Interested applicants should e-mail General Manager Ross Bennett at ross.bennett@tonbridgeangels.co.uk

Published Friday 28th April 2023