Jan 13, 2020

Recreation Liaison Officer - Darebin City Council - $60,627 - $64,864 per annum + super (pro rata) - Closing 22 Jan 2020

£60,627 - £64,864 yearly
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  • Melbourne ▸ Victoria ▸ Australia
Part time Recreation

Job Description


  • Band 5: $60,627 - $64,864 per annum + super (pro rata)
  • Temporary, Full-Time position until 30 June 2019, 2 days a week Thursday and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Join the Leisure Services team in the Recreation Liaison Officer role in Recreation and Libraries for Darebin City Council

About the role:
Reporting to the Team Leader this position is responsible for coordinating seasonal and casual bookings and allocations of Council sportsgrounds, pavilions and sporting infrastructure. 
You will be the first point of contact at Council for sport and recreation clubs and associations.   

Key activities/deliverables for the position include:

  • Coordinate seasonal and casual bookings and allocations of Council sportsgrounds, pavilions and sporting infrastructure. 
  • Provide excellent customer service and be the initial point of contact at Council for Sport and Recreation clubs and associations.
  • Record and manage non programmed maintenance requests for sportsgrounds, pavilions and sporting infrastructure.

 To be successful, your skills and experience will include:

  • Demonstrated understanding of sport and recreation philosophies and principles
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of sportsgrounds, pavilions and sporting infrastructure issues within local government
  • Demonstrated empathy and cultural awareness and a genuine interest in meeting the needs of sports club communities while seeking positive high-quality outcomes
  • Strong communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative and sound judgement when solving day-to-day sports and leisure issues.  

Benefits of joining:

  • Training and professional development opportunities.
  • Social activities and social club as a member of the Darebin Council.
  • Comprehensive health and wellbeing program, including free access to physio, yoga and fitness classes.
  • Joining our social, supportive and inclusive culture at Darebin.

For specific questions regarding the position contact Kathie Duncan, Team Leader Leisure Services on 03 8470 8302

Applications close Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 at 12pm 

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