Participation Officer Trainee – Belconnen

Basketball ACT



• Work on-site with Basketball ACT
• Supportive team environment
• Fully funded qualification: Certificate III in Business
• Support from a dedicated AFL SportsReady Field Officer to help you achieve your goals
• If you are Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, you will also receive one-on-one mentoring support and networking



Our employment pathways 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.



• Contribute to the delivery and implementation of participation/school programs within the ACT community in line with strategic priorities and targets as set by Basketball ACT.
• Support the delivery of existing Learn to Play Programs and provide recommendations for new programs.
• Administration, set up, promotion, advertising and co-ordination of existing and potential programs.
• Assist with BACT school holiday development camps.
• Liaise and manage relationships with key stakeholders including BACT member clubs, schools, participants, parents and venues.



• Basic understanding of skills development and the delivery of physical activities. Experience in Basketball playing and/or coaching desirable.
• Good interpersonal skills to effectively communicate effectively and develop and maintain partnerships, networks and client relationships.
• Basic ability to set priorities, plan work programs, meet deadlines and manage time effectively.
• Experience presenting to teachers, students and community members.
• Computer and social media literate, combined with the ability to acquire other skills as necessary (i.e. databases and programs)
• Ability to work individually, take responsibility where necessary and to work as part of a team
• Current Working with Vulnerable People (WWVP) Check/Card or ability to obtain
• Completion of Year 12 Certificate



As the successful candidate, you will receive:

$26,000 – $35,000 plus 11% Superannuation

  • National Training Wage Award
  • Fully Funded Qualification



  • This position is best suited to a recent secondary school leaver.



Applicants must have:

  • Drivers License
  • Working With Children Check


Applications for this position will close:

March 11, 2024 5:00 pm

All applications must include:

  • A Cover Letter
  • A Resume
  • Application Details
  • Position Details
  • Job Specific Requirements
  • About your time at school
  • Previous Education
  • Referees

Job Application

General Information

Contact Details

Home Address

Postal Address

Job Requirements

Please confirm the following job requirements

About your time at School

Can you tell us about your education


Please provide at least one referee, and a maximum of 3 referees.

Please note that by nominating referees, you give permission to AFL SportsReady to contact the referees.

Referee 1

Referee 2

Referee 3

Please attach a Cover Letter for this position in Word or PDF format.

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