W103211 - Sport development officer

Sport development officer
Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly

The Wimmera Regional Sports Assembly Inc. is a volunteer based organisation established to support the growth, development and promotion of sport and recreation at the grass roots level.

The Assembly provides a vital link between local clubs and state and national bodies. It has formed a solid partnership with Sport and Recreation Victoria and other strategic partners (including VicHealth, Local Government, and health agencies) to provide a quality service for Wimmera sports clubs and associations which encompasses the needs and priorities of the region.

The WRSA has a position available for a student with a keen interest in the sport and rec field. Students studying VET Sport and Rec certificate are encouraged to apply. A positive attitude and willingness to observe, learn and participate is vital.

Skills You Might Learn

Student will gain a wide range of skills such as:
- Working in a small team
- Communication
- Following instructions
- Providing input and ideas
- Strategies and planning
- Participation
- Following safe work practices

Typical Tasks & Duties

The successful student will encounter a wide variety of tasks and duties during their placement at WRSA. Assisting in the devolpment, planning and organising of community sports programs and events, helping with the running of outdoor sporting activities and coordination of these events are all part of the job. Being involved and active is a key factor within this role.

Student Requirements

Student will be required to attend their placement each week with a positive attitude. Common courtesy is expected if the student is unable to attend. A phone call to the supervisor and school teacher is expected. The day and times of this placement is flexible and will be negotiated with the student at an interview.

Dress Requirements

Student is to wear comfortable sneakers and a polo shirt, sports shorts or pants. Please ask employer at interview if you have any questions.

Special Transport Requirements

Local bus stop is located 1 block away in front of Coles supermarket.


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Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W103211
Location: Horsham - Explore Region
Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: Student is required to attend at the time and day negotiated with the employer.
Added By: Wimmera Southern Mallee Local Learning & Employment Network


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