Working with the Department of Sport and Recreation

At the Department of Sport and Recreation, we talk the talk but we also walk the walk.

We have a management culture that values and encourages participation in sport and recreation, which is supported by our corporate health and wellbeing program and flexible working hours and leave options.

On average, we spend about one third of our waking hours at work, so why shouldn’t we enjoy them?

Department of Sport and Recreation, Leederville office

Job opportunities

We are looking for people who can work with us to continue building this dynamic and positive work environment.

Current Department job opportunities

Casual Cleaner

Friday 20 May 2016

Classification: GS (Misc.) GA 2016, $23.28 per hour + 20% loading
Position No: Pool Ref 3CLN001T
Location: Orange Grove
Closing Date: 07/06/2016 3:00 PM

Current industry job opportunities

Sports Development Officer, Ngurra Kujungka Inc

Ngurra Kujungka Inc is a not-for-profit, community driven, indigenous health, sport and recreation organisation delivering programs to the remote indigenous communities of the Western Desert – East Pilbara region of WA.

Applicants are invited for the position of Sports Development Officer who is responsible for the delivery of a variety programs which involves working with the local Martu people to build community capacity and sustainability using sport and recreation as the vehicle.

The position is eight days on/six days off, fly in/fly out structure out of Ngurra Kujungka’s administration base in Telfer (Pilbara region of WA). Due to the size of the region you will be required to travel consistently across large distances between communities. Be prepared to work in a very hot climate.

A salary package of between $80,000 and $90,000 will be offered depending on experience.

For further information and a copy of the position description please contact Program Manager - Mr Dan Barnes.

Applications are to be emailed to the above contact by no later 4pm Friday 3 July, 2016 and should include a cover letter (maximum two pages) outlining suitability for the role along with your resume.

Member Services Manager, Little Athletics Western Australia

Little Athletics WA is looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to join our team as the Member Services Manager. This new position will be responsible for leading the engagement and development of Little Athletics WA members, centres and clubs.

Applications close 26 May 2016.


There are currently no industry job opportunities listed.

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteering in sport and recreation is not only rewarding, it also builds stronger communities. Volunteering WA provides a list of sport and recreation volunteer opportunities in Western Australia.

There may also be volunteer opportunities at your local sport or recreation club. Find our which clubs are in your local area.


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