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20 October 2021

BURTON Albion Football Club is looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to fill some very, very big shoes – quite literally – as our beloved mascot Billy Brewer!

Billy and his wife Bettie are two of the most important and visible figures at the club – playing a key role in our matchday entertainment, as well as within Burton Albion Community Trust’s various programmes and sessions.

And now we are recruiting for someone to take on the responsibility of performing as Billy at every Burton Albion home match over the 2021/22 season.

Your role will be to proactively engage with supporters of all ages on matchdays, raising smiles and ensuring that supporters leave the Pirelli Stadium remembering a remarkable day.

We are looking for someone with the confidence and ability to interact with supporters of all ages, who will represent our football club with pride and be

This position is initially voluntary and requires 2-4 hours of working each matchday, and is subject to an enhanced Discloure and Barring Service check being undertaken.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience of working with children, ideally within a performance type role.
  • Be available to work all home games [between 2-4 hours per match]
  • Be the spirit of the team and have the ability to engage with fans of all ages.
  • Act as a BAFC ambassador meeting and greeting fans.
  • Entertain supporters pre-match and during half-time.

So if this sounds like the role for you, if you love sport, are confident performing to an audience, creative enough to entertain large crowds and you cannot wait to get started, then don’t hesitate, apply to be our new Billy Brewer today!

Fill in an application form (CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ONE) and return it to and!

PROVISIONAL DEADLINE: Wednesday 27 October (this may be brought forward so make sure to get your application in early)

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