Administration Assistant

Office of the Public Advocate


AFL SportsReady currently has an exciting position available for someone wanting to pursue a career in the administration industry.  As the successful applicant, you will:

  • Be employed by AFL SportsReady
  • Work on-site with Office of the Public Advocate
  • Study for an accredited qualification: Certificate III Business



Our traineeships are the best way to fast-track your career. We will provide you with the real skills and experience needed to succeed when first starting your career.

As the successful applicant, you will:

  • GET PAID: Earn while you learn (National Training Wage)
  • GET EXPERIENCE: Real work-place experience with  Office of the Public Advocate
  • GET NETWORKED: Build a network of key industry contacts
  • GET EDUCATED: Combine work with education and study for a fully funded qualification
  • GET SUPPORTED: Dedicated AFL SportsReady staff members (Field Officers and Educators) will support you every step of the way
  • GET INTO UNI: Direct entry and course credit to one of our University partners (Conditions apply, visit University partners for details)
  • GET A HEAD START: Experience + Education + Networks

If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, you will also receive one-on-one mentoring support and networking opportunities.




  • General administrative support
  • Perform desk top computer tasks across a range of programs
  • Computer tasks include basic word processing, email, data entry and internet functions
  • Act as point of contact for volunteer enquiries
  • Assist and support staff on range of tasks and projects eg meeting/event organisation including booking venues, ordering catering, booking accommodation, room setup & tidy
  • Participate in the reception roster
  • Minute taking at meetings



  • A permanent right to work in Australia
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good time management / organisational skills
  • Capacity to problem-solve
  • Attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm and a positive attitude



As the successful candidate, you will receive:

  • National Training Wage Award + 9.5% Superannuation
  • Fully funded qualification



People with tertiary qualifications need not apply. Current university applicants may have to defer their studies to be eligible for this traineeship.

Position is best suited to a:

  • Recent secondary school leaver

Applications for this position will close: Friday, 30 / 08 / 2019, 5PM and must include:

  • A cover letter telling us a bit about yourself and your career ambitions.
  • A resume / CV
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This position is ideally suited for a current high school student in Year 10 or 11.
This position is ideally suited for an Indigenous Australian.
This position is ideally suited for applicants who are yet to complete a Diploma level qualification or higher.
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