Careers

Participation Officer

Exciting Employment Opportunity

Are you passionate about community sport? Do you enjoy working with children, youth and people with different backgrounds and abilities to provide them with outstanding experiences? Basketball WA is offering an exciting employment opportunity, that offers a diverse range of experiences, which will see you utilise your passion for sport, skills, knowledge and creativity in a role that provides an opportunity for training, development and growth.

Basketball Western Australia (BWA) is the governing body for Basketball in Western Australia with a vision to improve the life of Western Australians through Basketball. Our purpose is to grow and develop the game of Basketball.

The successful candidate for this role will be passionate, open, responsible, will strive for continuous improvement and have a team first approach.

Working within a small supportive team, the Participation Officer will support the growth of Basketball in schools and throughout the broader community and will assist our Associations in the ongoing introduction and development of basketball. This involves helping to administer our Aussie Hoops and Sporting Schools programs, run our School Slam Series primary school carnivals, and assist in delivering events, such as 3×3 basketball tournaments.

Basketball Western Australia recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment, and we encourage applications from diverse candidates. Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.  This is an entry level role and could suit somebody with limited work experience but with a background in sport.

If you have the passion and energy required to make a difference to our sport then we are interested in hearing from you.

A full position description is available from the Basketball WA website (click here) or may be obtained by telephoning Basketball WA on (08) 6272 0741.

To apply for this position please submit your confidential application including CV and cover letter by no later than 9am on Monday 1 July 2024 to reception@basketballwa.asn.au .

Applications Close – Monday 1 July 2024 at 9am.