Quick facts
  • What we do:
    English premier league football club
  • Year established:
    1878
  • Website:
    http://www.evertonfc.com
  • Contact
    • Everton Football Club, Floor 7, Royal Liver Buildings, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 1HU

About Everton Football Club

Everton Football Club are a professional football club in Liverpool that compete in the Premier League.

Everton also own Everton in the Community, a registered charity serving the local community, and Everton Free School Trust, a specialist educational and sixth form college.

The Club take immense pride in being called ‘The People’s Club’ and not only look to put their loyal supporters first, but also place huge importance on staff welfare as part of their inclusive family mentality.

The Club relocated its offices from Goodison Park to new state-of-the-art facilities at the iconic Royal Liver Building, providing staff with a first-class working environment.

Everton became only the second Premier League club to be accredited as a Living Wage employer and is one of only four clubs in the league currently Living Wage accredited.

Furthermore, Everton was one of only 14 companies to be invited to become a Principal Partner of the Living Wage Foundation, which allows the Club to help shape the Living Wage movement and have invaluable input into best practices.

Everton has introduced a number of employee benefits including enhanced maternity and paternity pay, a staff suggestion scheme, upgraded learning and development programmes, and tangible opportunities for internal progression.


What is it like to work for Everton Football Club

Leadership
Leadership
Denise Barrett-Baxendale is a very visible leader who embodies Everton’s values through and through. She is actively involved in all of their main engagement events, such as staff conferences or away days, and will give "State of the Nation" updates to gathered staff.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
Across the club, employees participate in many charitable events and fundraisers. For example, each Friday all the excess food from their canteen is donated to the Whitechapel homeless centre. Other supported charities include Kits for Africa and the Bradley Lowery Foundation.
My Company
My Company
From day one, all staff are made aware of the club motto and their four values. In their headquarters, each quadrant of the office displays a huge wall collage of their values, reminding staff every day of what is important to Everton.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here

Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or offering subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

  • Development
    Development

    Companies who provide support for non-work related training to all staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    14%

  • Earning £35,000+:

    30%

  • Average Age:

    38

  • Staff:

    461

  • UK sites:

    5

  • Male : Female:

    66% / 34%

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