Tony Hampson

Cricket is on the go in Queensland which means new career opportunities for young cricket-lovers across the state. Impressed with the benefits of taking on trainees, QLD Cricket is continuing the partnership with AFL SportsReady employing more young people.


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This is a senior management role which represents AFL SportsReady at the national level, and is based at our head office in Abbotsford, Melbourne.



Go-getter Amanda Pozzobon couldn’t go past a traineeship opportunity with AFL SportsReady to work at the Hawthorn Football Club. Nine years on, she has achieved huge things in the sporting industry, working at the Melbourne Rebels to now Marketing and Communications Executive at Etihad Stadium.


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The benefits of taking on a trainee in a school are endless, from freeing up valuable time for staff to giving a young person the opportunity to gain first-hand experience as a teacher. The results are in and trainees in schools work!


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QLD Trainees and rising footy stars, Arianna Clarke and Kalinda Howarth have recently been named in the AFL Women’s Under 18 All Australian Squad. They have been selected along with 52 other young guns to play in the curtain-raiser to the NAB AFL Women's State of Origin match at Etihad Stadium.


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AFL SportsReady’s, The Ready Foundation is a proud beneficiary of the Jimmy Stynes Foundation (JSF), a Foundation establish to continue the work of the late Jim Stynes, who aspired to help support disadvantaged youth.


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