Summer of Music: Safety stewards

As we prepare for a summer of music at the iconic Stadium of Light, we are recruiting for staff to join our hard-working and passionate Concert Team.

We are recruiting for highly motivated and enthusiastic safety stewards to ensure thousands of live music fans enjoy our upcoming concerts in a safe and comfortable fashion.

Whilst working effectively as part of a team, the ideal candidates will be hands-on and thrive in a pressurised environment, with a passion for people and customer services.

No formal experience is necessary and full training will be provided.

Successful applicants must be able to attend the initial training program and complete the relevant Level 2 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management [as a minimum].

Applicants are advised that the role requires a degree of physical fitness to include climbing access stairs, walking along seating decks and standing for extended periods of time.

The successful applicants will have a mature attitude, excellent communication skills and be IT literate.

If you have previous stewarding experience and/or the Level 2 Diploma in Spectator Safety Management or are interested in applying based on the above information, please complete the application form and return by e mail to

If your application is successful, you will be contacted for an interview which will take place at the Stadium of Light on a date to be confirmed. Please note, this position may be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) Check and you must be able to verify that you are eligible for work in the UK.


Sunderland AFC is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of treating all employees and job applicants equally. Our aim is that all colleagues should be able to work in an environment free from discrimination, harassment and bullying.


Sunderland AFC recognise that the safeguarding and protection of children and vulnerable adults is of paramount importance within the organisation. Sunderland AFC owes a duty of care to safeguard all children and vulnerable adults involved in activities as organised by the football club. Sunderland AFC will ensure that safety and protection is given to all children and vulnerable adults involved in activities through adherence to the Safeguarding guidelines adopted by the Club.

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