Job Vacancy: Youth Sport and Recreation Officer – Ampilatwatja

Where Fun Meets Fitness

Closing Date: Wednesday, 19 June 2024

Location: Ampilatwatja

Casual (up to 35 hours per week)

About the Role:

The position of Youth Sport and Recreation Officer – Ampilatwatja is responsible for increasing opportunities for residents of regional and remote communities to participate in sports and active recreation activities regularly, through the delivery and running of sport and recreation activities, under the supervision of the Youth Sport and Recreation Team Leader – Ampilatwatja.


The Essentials:

  • Demonstrated ability to work unsupervised and manage programs and events for children and youth.
  • Well developed oral and written communication skills.
  • A current driver’s licence.
  • A current National Police Clearance (recent within 3 months)
  • A current Working with Children’s Clearance. (OCHRE Card)


About You:

  • Have a passion for working with children and youth.
  • Enjoy outdoor activities.
  • Able to lead, motivate, and supervise other people.


The Finer Details:

  • Casual $34.93 per hour (up to 35 hours per week)
  • Remote Communities Zone Allowance of $2.51 per hour.
  • 11% Superannuation.
  • Free access to our Employee Assistance Program.


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To apply for your new adventure, submit an Expression of Interest covering the Essential Criteria along with your up-to-date Resume to

Need more information call our friendly reception on 08 8962 0000 today and ask for Sagar Chand.

Applications Close Wednesday, 19th June 2024.


Barkly Regional Council requires that all applicants have a National Police Clearance. You will be required to provide a recent National Police Clearance prior to any offer of employment.

This position will require the applicant to be able to produce or be able to obtain a Working with Children check NT (OCHRE Card) prior to commencement with Barkly Regional Council.


Suitable applicants may be appointed during the application process.

We welcome and encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, and we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all.

Any application from outside of Australia that does not clearly show that the applicant has full Australian working rights will be automatically rejected.

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