Indigenous Pathways Manager

Basketball Queensland

  • Brisbane or Regional Queensland Queensland Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 17 Aug 2020
Applications 0


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this position.


To deliver socially inclusive sport and physical activity for vulnerable and disadvantaged Indigenous persons in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and to increase participation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in basketball throughout Queensland. 


The following list of duties/responsibilities is not exhaustive and provided as a guide.  Other duties may be required from time to time: 

  • Oversee and manage the Basketball Queensland Indigenous Pathways Program (BQIPP) which includes the delivery of free activities across Queensland;
  • Assist community-based teams to participate in Regional Basketball Tournaments, State Championships and/or the Australian Indigenous Basketball National Tournament;
  • Budget management;
  • Reporting and grant acquittals;
  • Applying for funding to support the BQIPP;
  • Assist local communities to identify and apply for funding to support inclusion in basketball activities;
  • Assist in the education and training of Basketball Queensland staff and member associations to reduce racial discrimination and promote greater diversity;
  • Assist in the development of policies and procedures for Basketball Queensland's diversity and inclusion programs; and
  • Adhere to Basketball Queensland policies and risk management strategies.

Essential Requirements

  • Working with children check
  • Drivers Licence
  • Solution focussed and a calming influence in circumstances where customer expectations may not have been met
  • The ability to contribute to a safe and supportive environment for all
  • Have your own, road-worthy motor vehicle
  • Demonstrated experience working with vulnerable and disadvantaged Indigenous persons in remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities
  • Demonstrated high level of written and oral communication.

Desirable Criteria

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