Casual Housie (Bingo) Assistant

Tamworth & North West NSW
Hospitality & Tourism
$25 - $34.99 per hour
Posted 10d ago

The Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service is a not-for-profit organisation providing world class aeromedical, search and rescue services to those in need 24/7. The Service has more than 45 years of proud history, and operates from three bases in NSW (Tamworth, Belmont, Lismore) in addition to a Head Office and deep level maintenance facility based in Broadmeadow NSW.  

A key component of our fundraising is our Helicopter Housie program which was established in 1989. Every week over 2,000 people play Cash Housie (Bingo) at one of 25 sessions in Newcastle, Hunter Valley, Manning Valley, Mid-North Coast, Central Coast and New England North West.

We are currently seeking applications for the role of Casual Housie Assistant in the Tamworth region. This is a flexible role where you can make a difference by helping us provide a fun and friendly environment for our customers. Housie is an ideal social activity for people of all ages to keep their minds sharp, win great cash prizes and support a worthwhile local charity.    

Reporting to the Housie Manager, this role is responsible for conducting efficient Housie sessions in a variety of Registered Clubs across the region. The key accountabilities of the role include: 

  • Interacting with Housie Patrons to ensure a positive Helicopter Housie experience.
  • Selling Housie books.
  • Conducting Housie games in a safe and professional manner.
  • Completing sales reconciliations and session worksheets.

In this role, you will be required to liaise with registered clubs staff and housie patrons and as such it is essential that the successful candidate is a people person with the ability to communicate effectively and broadly. To be considered for this role, it is essential that you are able to demonstrate: 

  • Alignment with the Services values of compassion, accountability, integrity and unity.
  • A strong customer service approach together with a positive, can do attitude.
  • An ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Experience in a previous cash handling role.
  • Public speaking confidence including the use of a microphone.

Whilst not essential, previous experience with Housie, Clubs or banking would be highly regarded. 

This role is a casual position and shifts may vary in accordance with the Housie Roster. It is anticipated that there will be up to 8 hours per week on various days. Flexibility to work across several locations and additional hours to provide leave relief is an important aspect of this role. In line with the Public Health Orders we have implemented protocols to reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure and infection. As such the successful candidate must be double vaccinated (in accordance with club policy). You will be required to provide proof of vaccination as part of the recruitment process. 

To express your interest in this exciting position, click ‘apply’ to submit your cover letter and resume by Sunday 5th December 2021. Only those applications received via and addressing the selection criteria outlined above will be considered for this role

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