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Position TitleSport Assistant
Short DescriptionPermanent Part Time Sport Assistant position available at Leading Independent School. Coordination and administration of the co-curricular sports program (people and logistics), PLUS overall ownership / coordination of 1-2 of the sports within the program.
EmployerKincoppal-Rose Bay
Work TypePart Time
Salary$60,000 to $80,000 pa
Salary CurrencyAustralian Dollar
LocationSydney, NSW, Australia
Detailed Description

At present, we are inviting applications for a Permanent Part Time Sport Assistant commencing ASAP. Be part of the diverse and friendly team of teachers and support staff at our iconic harbourside campus, where you will be engaged to provide administrative assistance to the Sport department, as well as manage 1-2 of the sports within our annual cycle.

The role:

  • Permanent Part Time: 32.5hrs pw
  • 41 weeks per year (salary is annualised)
  • School Term (38wks):
    • 11am-6pm Tues-Fri
    • 6am-1pm Sat
  • School Holidays (3wks: 1 each in Term 1, 2, 3 break)
    • 9am-4pm Mon-Fri
  • Coordination of weekday and Saturday sport, as well as special events and competitions.
  • Coordination of the use of sport facilities and management of equipment
  • Scheduling of training and allocation / rostering of teams, coaches, and umpires
  • Maintenance of attendance and participation records
  • Transport coordination and venue hire
  • 'Own' 1 or 2 of the sports within our annual cycle
  • Work 'in tandem' with your fellow Sport Assistant on the Morning Shift

The ideal candidate:

  • Prepared to commit to the goals of a Sacred Heart education and be an active and visible participant in the dynamic life of our school.
  • In possession of a valid Working with Children (WWC) number
  • Relevant qualifications or equivalent experience in the coaching and co-ordination of minimum two different sports (any combination of athletics, badminton, basketball, cross country, football, hockey, netball, touch football, snow sports, water polo)
  • Demonstrated background in administrative roles, ideally within a sport context
  • Experience working in an educational setting desirable (but not essential)
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Personable and dynamic with a flair for effective communication at all levels.
  • Able to develop relationships quickly and easily with different personalities
  • Solid IT skills required

Our School is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we welcome expressions of interest from any and all suitably qualified candidates.

Selection Criteria Essential
Closing Date 24 Apr 2019
Apply to
NameJamie Coatsworth
Click here to apply for position
How To Apply

Applications close on Wed 24 April, and must include:

  • An updated CV
  • A cover letter that speaks to:
    1. Your sporting and administrative experience
    2. Your salary expectations (on an annual full-time equivalent basis)

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

In accordance with Child Protection legislation all people seeking child-related employment are required to complete a 'Working with Children' Check clearance prior to employment. Please see for further information

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