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We exist to save life, promote life and protect life. The people that work for us help make this a reality. Whether you are looking to join our movement as a surf lifesaver, lifeguard, or as a vital member of our team in a club, branch, state or national office, you can help to make this difference.

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General Manager Communications and Business Development

Reporting to the CEO and based in Sydney, NSW, this position is responsible for the growth and development of sustainable and diversified revenue to ensure Surf Life Saving Australia can continue achieve its mission of saving lives, creating great Australians and building better communities. 

We are seeking a dynamic, talented and self motivated person with a proven track record in leading and managing commercial activities including; communications, brand management and development, marketing, sponsorship, and fund raising. Experience either working in or knowledge of fund raising in a not for profit would be an advantage.    

Applications, including a resume and a response to the knowledge/experience and skills/attributes sections within the position description, close at 5:00pm on Monday 4 May 2015

Please click here for the full job advert.  For information relating to the selection criteria please click here for the position description.


Membership & Business Support Officer Traineeship

Surf Life Saving Australia is Australia’s major water safety, drowning prevention and rescue authority. They create a safe environment on Australia’s beaches and coastline through patrols, education and training, public safety campaigns and the promotion of health and fitness.


In this position, you will be legally employed by AFL SportsReady for an initial period of 12 months to undertake a traineeship with a tailored and accredited Certificate III Business qualification that will compliment your on-the-job learning at Surf Life Saving Australia. Our desire is that the trainee will enjoy the role so much that they will roll into a second year traineeship with SLSA and undertake a Certificate IV.


We are looking for applicants who are keen to learn the ropes of Membership & Business Support at Surf Life Saving Australia and become an integral member of a team which supports more than 300 affiliated surf life saving clubs and 100 additional entities around Australia.


The purpose of the traineeship role is to provide first level assistance and support to the Surf Life Saving Membership as required through a variety of mediums such as telephone, email, face to face and other channels.


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Quality Club Officer (3 positions) - Surf Life Saving NSW

Surf Life Saving NSW are looking for a professional individual who can demonstrate flexibility in their previous roles, excellent relationship building skills and an understanding of surf club practices and processes.

For further information relating to this position vacany please click here



Current vacancies

Position   Organisation Closing Date
GM Communications and Business Development   Surf Life Saving Australia 4/05/2015
Membership & Business Support Officer Traineeship   Surf Life Saving Australia 23/04/2015

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