The Winter Gardens Blackpool is one of the most prestigious entertainment, event and conferencing venues in Europe hosting over 300 events every year, we look for dedicated individuals to join our teams to help to continue to offer an excellent level of service.

Current Vacancies

 Non-Executive Director

Allowance payment of £1,750 per year (gross figure)

Blackpool Council is looking to appoint a Non-Executive Director to join the Board of Blackpool Entertainment Company Ltd that manages the Winter Gardens complex.

The successful candidate will be someone that can make a positive impact and vital contribution in helping the company to maintain its position as a world class attraction for residents and visitors. As a director of the company, you will take an active role in shaping and defining the company’s future direction, strategic objectives and values.

To be successful in this role you will have Board/ executive/senior management level experience, ideally in the entertainment sector. Full details of the role can be found in the candidate pack below, which includes the Role Description, Person Specification and application form.

On average, this role will require a time commitment of attendance at a minimum of eight to ten Board or Committee meetings per year, plus training and away days.

For an informal discussion or to request a candidate pack, please contact Mark Towers, Company Secretary, on telephone 01253 477007, or by email at

Application Deadline 5pm 15 June 2018

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