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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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Office Administrator - Surf Life Saving Australia

We are looking for a customer focused, driven, enthusiastic office administrator who has that can do attitude, is optimistic and eternally vigilant and who can provide high quality customer service and office administration support across SLSA.  

This position is ideal for you if you are a people person who likes the challenge of developing your skills across a broad range of business areas and likes to take on and administer varied tasks and projects.

Reporting to the Human Resources Manager this position will administer the front of house/reception of SLSA National Office and provide critical administrative support in the areas of Human Resources, Office Management, Finance and IT.

If this job is of interest to you, please click here for the full job advert that outlines how you can apply for the position.

Please click here for the Office Administrator Job Description


IT Business Support traineeship

AFL SportsReady are excited to be partnering with Surf Life Saving Australia to provide a full-time IT Business Support traineeship based in their offices in Rosebery, located approximately 6 km’s south of Sydney’s  CBD

About the Opportunity

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 IT Support at Surf Life Saving Australia and become an integral member of their 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.

For more information and applications visit AFL Sportsready.

Current vacancies

Position   Organisation Closing Date
Office Administrator   Surf Life Saving Australia 30/03/2015

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