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CEO for Surf Life Saving Northern Territory (SLSNT)

Surf Life Saving Northern Territory (SLSNT) is seeking a Chief Executive Officer, based in Darwin, NT. 

As a major water safety, drowning prevention and rescue authority SLSNT provides commercial lifeguard and lifesaving education services and promotes coastal safety through volunteer beach patrols, marine rescue, member training, public safety campaigns and the promotion of health and fitness in the community through sport and recreation.

This Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the growth and development of a sustainable and diverse organisation with a strategic focus to ensure Surf Life Saving NT continues to achieve its mission of saving lives, creating great Australians and building better communities. 

The successful applicant will be a self-motivated person with a proven track record in business leadership and management. Experience in Surf Life Saving, or similar community-based organisations, would be an advantage.    

The successful applicant reports to the President of Surf Life Saving NT.

Applications, including a resume and a response to the selection criteria within the position description, close at 5:00pm on Friday 15 May 2015

For information relating to the job description, selection criteria and remuneration please call Surf Life Saving NT on (08) 8985 6588 or email


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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Current vacancies

Position   Organisation Closing Date
CEO Surf Life Saving NT   Surf Life Saving NT 15/05/2015
Membership & Business Support Officer Traineeship   Surf Life Saving Australia 23/04/2015


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