Recreation Officer

Recreation Officer

Position Purpose:

Devonport City Council is seeking a part-time Recreation Officer to assist in the operation of the Devonport Recreation Centre within our Community Services Department.  The role is 13 hours per week, days and hours will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

The Devonport Recreation Centre is a Council owned and operated multi-use sporting facility.

The Recreation Officer will be required to prepare facilities for group use, and facilitate a range of group activities. Well developed interpersonal skills are essential for liaising with sporting clubs, user groups and consumers.

Enthusiasm for the sport and recreation industry is imperative, and would be positively supported by the knowledge and drive to support future sporting initiatives at the centre.

Position Description:

Please refer to the Position Description below for specific information relating to duties and the relevant selection criteria to be addressed:

Recreation Officer - Vacant

Applications Close:Sunday 26 September 2021
Human Resources Contact:Jacci McDougall or Amy Smith – Phone: 03 6424 0511
How to Apply:View the ‘How to Apply’ page here for further details here
Application Form:

To apply for this position online, please have your resume and any supporting documents ready to upload.  Read the page, How to Apply for further details.

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  • Application Form in PDF and MS Word format
  • Position Description – PDF
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