Under the direction of the AGSV & APS Executive Officers, the Sports Operations Officer will:
Assume overall responsibility for the implementation and maintenance of Child Protection and Safety practices and records for both Associations. Inherent duties include developing on online system for recording and checking of officials’ compliance.
Assume overall responsibility for the Risk Assessment of all AGSV/APS Central venues and monitor the risk assessment of individual member School venues. Inherent duties include developing Risk Assessment criteria, assessment documents and assessing/monitoring each venue.
Assume overall responsibility for the Occupational Health & Safety obligations and Professional Development opportunities for both Association offices.
Assist with the maintenance of Fixturing and Weekly sport results. Inherent duties include seeking team nominations, fixturing, including venue and court allocations, updating of results tables, distribution of results to member schools and media services for Summer, Winter and Spring sport.
Appoint Umpires/Officials for AGSV/APS Sport competitions including Athletics, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Tennis and Water Polo.
Qualifications, knowledge and skills:
Relevant tertiary qualifications and experience in education and / or sports administration / management
Proficiency in Child Protection & Safety compliance and Risk Management strategies, or equivalent qualification / experience
Minimum First Aid Level 2 or equivalent and current CPR Certificate
Working with Children Check card (WWCC)
Ability to advocate student involvement in sport with a strong sense of ethics and fairness
Superior sporting knowledge especially in relation to the contribution of different sports to health and fitness and the rules and methods of organisation of all sports.
Key Performance Indicators/Competencies:
Advanced computer skills - Microsoft package (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint)
Ability to work autonomously at a superior level and within a small team environment
Strong written and verbal communication skills with excellent attention to detail
High level organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise and multitask to deliver results within strict deadlines
Effective communication, interpersonal, consultation and negotiation skills
Ability to demonstrate sound judgment in range of circumstances
Ability to maintain confidentiality and uphold the highest ethical standards for both Associations