Employment Opportunity: RDO – WHEATBELT

Employment Opportunity: RDO – WHEATBELT




Basketball WA has over 1,500 registered members playing basketball in the Wheatbelt.  To support the development of country basketball and ensure Basketball WA continues to provide the best environment for our members to participate in the sport, we are currently seeking to appoint a Development Officer for the Wheatbelt Region based in Northam.

Basketball WA has an expanding network of Regional Development Officers across Western Australia who are supported to grow the game across our State.

Basketball WA encourages anybody who is interested in this role to apply, noting that the role could be fulltime or parttime depending on the needs of the applicant.  Current funding is available for a fulltime position for at least 3 years.


Basketball WA has a collective purpose to continue to grow and develop the game in all forms, so as to provide the highest possible positive impact on the lives and health of Western Australians.  We are committed to enabling more people to play everywhere … from shooting hoops on the street to the Olympics.

BWA Values

  • Fun & Enjoyable
  • Agile & Innovative
  • Accessible & Inclusive
  • Well Governed & Accountable
  • Become The Best You Can Be


You will be responsible for the development of basketball across the Wheatbelt Region.  The position will be based in Northam and will cover our numerous Associations in the Wheatbelt, such as Northam, Narrogin, Merredin, Wongan Hills, Mukinbudin, Dalwallinu and Dowerin, as well as expanding basketball’s reach into other Wheatbelt towns and communities.  The applicant must be passionate about working in the country and must be prepared to operate independently and to travel significant distances for work.


A salary package of $66,000 p.a. (incl. superannuation) is available for this position.

The successful applicant will also be provided with a fuel card for their vehicle.

A copy of the Position Description is outlined in the below link:

Applicants must email a copy of their current CV with a covering letter addressing the selection criteria (essential & desirable) from the position description, to:

Should you wish to discuss any aspect of the role please contact:
Basketball WA Participation Manager – Michael Cake at or on 0438 201 071.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Monday 29 May 2023

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