Monday, December 17, 2012

Water Polo Queensland

Sport Development and Event Coordinator


The role of the Sport Development and Events Coordinator (SDEC) is to support the Executive Director and Water Polo Queensland (WPQ) Executive Committee through the establishment and implementation of education, training and development programs which will enhance the development of and participation of Water Polo, in Queensland.


The Sport Development and Events Coordinator will report to the Executive Director and will also liaise with other Queensland and Australian Water Polo staff members as required.


The Sports Development & Events Coordinator position key functional area’s included, but is not limited to the following;

*       Junior Development & Recruitment

*       Coach and Official Education

*       Online Member Database Management

*       Event Management

*       Marketing, Media & Communication

*       General administration

*       Other duties


*       Establish and implement Flippa Ball recruitment opportunities at primary schools across the state

*       Establish and implement quality coaching structures, development programs and policies focusing on increased participation and improved performance at State and National level

*       Develop and implement quality technical (referee and table officials) education and training programs & resources which establish a clear pathway for professional development

*       Develop and implement a system for improved communication and information dissemination to coaches, technical personnel and volunteers at all levels

*       Establish and implement quality officiating systems, programs and policies focusing on increased participation and improved performance at State and National level

*       Plan and lead the coordination of Regional, State and National events, activities and programs to maximize participation, performance and enjoyment of players and officials

*       Manage the WPQ online registration system

Tertiary education and experience in sport education management, training and technical delivery is highly desirable. NCAS Level 1 Coaching qualification is mandatory and knowledge of the sport of Water Polo would be an advantage.


Type                      Full time

Salary                    Dependant upon experience and qualification

Location               Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Closing date       4 Jan 2013

Apply to              

Jodie Watson
Phone (work)
(07) 3367 1661
(07) 3369 8644
Top of Form

Bottom of Form
How To Apply
To apply for this position provide the following information:
*       a cover letter and overview of no more than three (3) pages addressing the selection criteria; and
*       your current resume.
Applicants not addressing the selection criteria will not be considered.


No comments:

Post a Comment