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Sport & Health Programs Trainee

Advertiser: AFL SportsReady LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Jan 2021
Melbourne, Western Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Sport & Recreation, Management


AFL SportsReady currently has an exciting position available for someone wanting to pursue a career in the Sports & Recreation industry.

As the successful applicant, you will:
• Be employed by AFL SportsReady.
• Work on-site with VICTORIA UNIVERSITY
• Study for an accredited qualification: Certificate III in Sport & Recreation, Certificate IV in Sport Development or Certificate III/IV in Fitness



Our Traineeships are the best way to fast-track your career. We will provide you with the real skills and experience needed to succeed when first starting your career.

As the successful applicant, you will:
• GET PAID: Earn while you learn (National Training Wage)
• GET EXPERIENCE: Real work-place experience with VICTORIA UNIVERSITY
• GET EDUCATED: Combine work with education and study for a fully funded qualification
• GET NETWORKED: Build a network of key industry contacts
• GET SUPPORTED: Dedicated AFL SportsReady staff members (Field Officers and Educators) will support you every step of the way
• GET INTO UNI: Direct entry and course credit to one of our University partners (Conditions apply, visit University partners for details)
• GET A HEAD START: Experience + Education + Networks

If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, you will also receive one-on-one mentoring support and networking

Duties and Responsibilities for this job include:

  • Class preparation / set-up
  • General maintenance of equipment and facilities
  • Assist with the delivery of programs and services
  • Assist staff in the preparation, promotion, administration and delivery of a range of sport and health programs
  • Provide customers of all ages and backgrounds with relevant and timely information and updates on programs
  • Assist staff in the preparation of reports for sports programs
  • Attend and particiapte in relevant meetings and training programs to ensure appropriate professional development

Job Requirements for this role:

  • A permanent right to work in Australia
  • Ability to work well individually and as part of a team
  • Commitment to the delivery of quality customer service
  • Must be able to swim 200 metres and be able to tow a person 25 metres
  • Personal interest in and desire to develop a career in sport and fitness, recreation or event management
  • A sound understanding of and experience with relevant computer packages and web communication such as Microsoft Office and Social Media platforms



As the successful candidate, you will receive:

$19,000 – $25,000+9.5 % Superannuation

  • National Training Wage Award
  • Fully Funded Qualification



  • People with tertiary qualifications need not apply. Current university applicants may have to defer their studies to be eligible for this traineeship.
  • This position is best suited to a recent secondary school leaver.



Applicants must have:

  • Drivers License
  • Working With Children Check


Applications for this position will close:

January 29, 2021 5:00 pm

All applications must include:

  • A Cover Letter
  • A Resume
  • Application Details
  • Position Details
  • Job Specific Requirements
  • Previous Employment
  • About your time at school
  • Previous Education
  • Skills
  • Referees

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