To provide a robust and diligent security operation for Selhurst Park Stadium. To create and preserve an environment where employees, visitors and property are safe and protected and kept safe at all times.

You will be responsible for…

  • Key allocation to key individuals and being the main key holder for the Academy site.

  • Patrolling around the ground ensuring the area is secure and safe in all areas

  • Assisting with recruiting, training and supervising Security Officers and Stewards at the Academy

  • Attend meetings as the Security representative.

  • Overseeing security operations for matches, training sessions and any events/ functions on site ensuring there is adequate provision on site.

  • Ensure daily logs and incident reports are kept and reported appropriately.

  • Coordinating employees and other security team members when responding to emergencies and alarms.

  • Providing security updates to the Head of Security and the Operations Director.

  • Managing the Security and Stewarding team on a daily basis, including daily hand over with night Security.

  • Other duties and responsibilities as required by line manager

  • Upholding and promoting the Club’s policies and procedures, including Health and Safety, Safeguarding and Equal Opportunities policies and procedures

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a senior operator in a security role

  • Experience using relevant technology and equipment (CCTV, intruder alarms and fire alarms)

  • Hold a valid SIA badge

  • Excellent knowledge of security protocols and procedures

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Professional and presentable

  • Committed and reliable

  • A natural leader

  • Flexible and able to work a varied schedule when necessary

At Crystal Palace Football Club, Equality, Diversity & Inclusion is spirited and continues to grow due to the working environment, which makes all staff feel appreciated and welcomed. Crystal Palace Football Club do this by encouraging good relations and practices towards different groups and are committed to promoting employment opportunities that celebrate diversity.

We are committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining the most talented candidates and the club intends to ensure that everyone who wishes to engage with the club, whether as matchday fans, staff, players, board members, participants in Foundation programmes and any other person engaged with the club's activities, has a real and equal opportunity to do so.

Crystal Palace Football Club is committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare and protection of children and vulnerable people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As such, the post holder will be subject to any relevant security checks as required.