Darebin City Council

Recreation Development Officer

Darebin City Council

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/11/2018

Job Category:

Local Government & Community / Economic & Community Development

Job description:
  • Salary: $66,956 per annum
  • Permanent, Full-time
  • RDO optional

Position No: E54016
Salary: $66,956 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
RDO optional

Applications Close: Wednesday 21 November 2018 at noon
Contact: Kathie Duncan, Team Leader Leisure Services on 8470 8302

We are seeking a Recreation Development Officer to join our Leisure Services team. The successful applicant will be responsible for working with community, recreation groups and service providers to develop, plan, organise and deliver a broad range of sports and leisure related strategies, projects and programs for the Darebin community.

The successful applicant will possess:
• An understanding of sport and recreation sector trends, policy and programs
• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of sports and recreation issues within a Local Government context
• An ability to demonstrate initiative and innovation in respect of the position.

Apply online at or forward hard copy applications to: Manager People and Development, Darebin City Council, PO Box 91, PRESTON VIC 3072.

Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria as detailed in the position description will not be considered. Darebin City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organisation, or other non-merit factors. We are committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values child safety, and thorough ‘Safety Screening’ processes apply.