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Position TitleCommunity Engagement Coordinator
Short DescriptionThe Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) is initially responsible for the roll out of the new Sporty HQ platform that Squash Australia (SqA) is engaged with the States in delivering.
EmployerSquash Australia
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Work TypeFull Time
SalaryNot stated
LocationGold Coast, QLD, Australia
Detailed Description



The Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) is initially responsible for the roll out of the new Sporty HQ platform that Squash Australia (SqA) is engaged with the States in delivering. In addition to this the CEC will be involved in helping coordinate school, facility and other development activities on the Gold Coast at the new National Squash Centre at Carrara.

The Community Engagement Coordinators work in close collaboration with other members of the Squash Australia team and will take the lead role in all participation activities.


  • Excellent relationships with the State Squash Association and State Department of Sport.

  • Increasing all Affiliation numbers – across all areas - players, schools and students

  • High court usage at the National Squash Centre



Responsible for all participation linked ITC

Responsible for the State rollout of the Sporty HQ software covering

Carrara Squash Centre (National Squash Centre) Participation

  • Research the Participation landscape on the Gold Coast
  • Increase court usage at the centre through various participation programmes
  • Manage affiliation process – drive increased numbers
  • Increase active social participation and capture these numbers
  • Increase non-playing programme participation numbers
  • Increase the volunteer base within the Gold Coast/State
  • Increase event participation
  • Help roll our new participation programmes


  • Help with running of the National Centre daily
  • Help with facility research data within the State
  • Help deliver the Facilities Strategy within the State

Responsible for the Schools programme


  • Oz Squash Sporting Schools Programme
  • Oz Squash University Programme
  • Oz Squash Teachers Programme

Responsible for the University programme


  • Help maximise squash activation within universities
  • Collate and update university information within the State

Miscellaneous items


  • Provide support for National events within the State
  • Provide support to marketing a commercial activity within the State
  • Develop relationships with all stakeholders in the State
  • Any other activity required to deliver the Participation or Facility Strategy

Key attributes

  • An understanding of the participation landscape
  • A good understanding of technology, preferably of Sporty HQ software
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Be a team player
  • Have a relevant degree or equivalent working experience
  • Have excellent computer skills especially in Microsoft office products
  • Have experience in developing membership focused commercial offerings
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Excellent time management
  • An attention to detail
  • A valid driving license
  • A background in Squash is preferable
Closing Date 5 Nov 2018
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NameRichard Vaughan
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How To Apply

All applicants are required to send their CV and Cover letter, stating in no more than one page why they should be considered for the role to by the 5th November.

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