Five jobs for school leavers in Sunderland

With summer holidays just around the corner, Sunderland’s 16-year-olds may be job hunting. Whether they aren’t continuing with education or just want a summer job, there are plenty of vacancies available.

Thursday, 27th June 2019, 19:32 pm
Updated Monday, 1st July 2019, 11:48 am
Sunderland's school leavers may start job hunting soon and there are plenty of options advertised online

Business Administation Apprenticeship at Foundation of Light

The advertised job is to provide administrative support. Locations include Sunderland and South Tyneside. Experience is not required as training is provided to 16 to 18-years-olds. You can request an application pack by contacting Ruth Lee at or on 0191 563 4777.

Retail Sales Advisor for Warren James

The role will include customer service and sales. Training is provided. Staff discount on WJ jewellery is a bonus and those interested can apply through Total Jobs. It is part time for £8.35 per hour.

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Summer Temp Sales Assistant at Smiggle

Flexibility from mid July is a must to help with the Back to School period. Training and development opportunities are featured alongside discounts. One year in retail is required so this is a good option for those with experience. You can apply for this job with Indeed.

Conference and Banqueting Staff at Roker Hotel

Candidates will apply to welcome visitors and hotel guests and provide guidance. No experience is needed and the job is advertised as part time. You can apply via Indeed.

Brand Ambassador for SharkNinja

Candidates will apply to be a permanent employee for the brand on £80 per day paid weekly. The job is in-store and working weekends only. No specific experience is necessary. You can apply via Indeed.