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Careers With Us

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness is built on the talents, attitude and drive of its people. Our culture is our major point of difference and we are determined to preserve and enhance that culture with every new person who joins the team. 

Our leaders are accessible and they really listen to what we have to say. Each of us has an important part to play in the Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness storybook of history and we are empowered to be accountable and creative as we do our work. This means that individual contributions are acknowledged and encouraged.

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness people have all joined our organisation to be part of the journey - to be part of something big, something that has never been achieved before. 

SUSF encourages people to challenge the norm and question process. Our belief is that education and sport go hand in hand and together greatness can be achieved.

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness has a variety of excellent career opportunities, from entry level positions for ambitious new starters to Senior Management roles in a variety of disciplines. If you have a passion for innovation, the ability to not only identify problems but provide creative solutions too, are dedicated to getting the job done, relish working with a team and have a sense of fun, then we'd love to hear from you.

Our stakeholders have very high expectations of us. We respond by recruiting truly outstanding people, providing them with opportunities to grow and learn across a range of different areas.

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness attracts a large number of applications for each vacancy it advertises. Each application is carefully evaluated against the specific requirements of the role so to help us evaluate your resume and ensure that your experience, skills and qualifications are correctly reflected, we would suggest that you make sure the following information is contained in your resume and covering letter.

To view SUSF's job applicant policy click here.


Positions Currently Vacant

All positions vacant within Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness are located here. Please check this page reguarly for all information regarding vacant positions.

Elite Athlete Program Coordinator

 

1.       Student athlete and sporting club servicing

A.      Provide exceptional and timely care and advice to assigned members and clubs regarding academic progression, performance and welfare
B.      Facilitate and encourage members to access Elite Athlete Program benefits and services
C.      Monitor, evaluate and report on member performance
D.      Maintain accurate records
E.       Aptly manage enquiries from internal and external stakeholders (e.g. prospective members, The University of Sydney and potential sporting scholarship donors)
F.       Carefully observe policies and procedures regarding privacy, scholarships, study and otherwise; of SUSF, The University of Sydney and other relevant stakeholders and encourage member and club compliance

2.       Business development

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager with the formation, implementation and review of strategies to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of sporting scholarships and the Elite Athlete Program, as well as SUSF

3.       Relationship management

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to develop and maintain positive relationships with all Program stakeholders, especially The University of Sydney and sporting scholarship donors, partners and supporters

4.       Staff management

A.      Where applicable, assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager and SUSF with the management of service contractors, casual staff, interns and volunteers

5.       Financial management

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to ensure the sound financial operation of the Program. This may include: overseeing accounts payable and receivable (e.g. scholarship payments and service contractor invoices) in-line with budget, timelines and policies and procedures; evaluating and producing reports as necessary; and assisting with the annual budgeting process

6.       Program operations

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to administer and deliver various services and responsibilities of the Program (e.g. annual recruitment drive, promotional materials, media and communications, receipt and assessment of scholarship applications, data management, organising functions and events, career services, international travel grants)

7.       Other duties/special projects

A.      Assist with the administration of special projects and initiatives regarding business development for SUSF and/or the Elite Athlete Program
B.      Attend fortnightly meetings of the Elite Athlete Program Executive Committee
C.      Represent SUSF and the Elite Athlete Program at SUSF, Sydney University sporting club and/or University events
D.      Perform other duties and special projects as directed by the Elite Athlete Program Manager, High Performance Manager and Executive Director

Applicants to email Cover Letter and CV to jobs@sport.usyd.edu.au attn: Dustyn 

Netball Umpire

Sydney Uni Social Netball Competition is looking for reliable and enthusiastic netball umpires to join our growing competitions. We run weekly competitions on Tuesday nights and Sunday afternoons with a brand new fast five competition starting on Wednesday nights.

Netball Comps run:

  1. Tuesdays 6.35pm – 10.35pm
  2. Wednesday Fast Five 5.50pm – 8.00pm
  3. Sundays 1.00pm – 9.00pm

Pay:

Essential

Desirable

Applications

Applications are ongoing. Please email your resume to socialnetball@sport.usyd.edu.au

Other information

Tennis Coach

Sydney Uni Tennis is looking for both casual and part time tennis coaches, with opportunity to increase one’s responsibility as the program develops. The club has recently come under new management and is seeking to substantially expand its junior and adult membership base and there are clear career benefits for those able to play a key role in assisting this growth.

The role of on offer would require capacity to run junior group and private lessons and adult group and private lessons. When coaching you will bring passion to every lesson and show determination to teach every student to perform to the best of their capability. You should have a commitment to working with the club over the long term to create a large tournament player contingent and loyal adult community. 

Essential

Desirable

Applications

Applications are ongoing. Please email your resume to jobs@sport.usyd.edu.au

Other information


Volunteers

Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness clubs would not survive without the incredible volunteer army who work tirelessly to make our sporting clubs so great and successful. We would like to thank our current crop of volunteers who ensure that each of their chosen sports are able to train and participate on a week to week basis.

If you wish to become a volunteer with one of our 40+ sporting clubs please contact Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness at jobs@sport.usyd.edu.au detailing the sport you are interested in or alternatively you can contact one of our sporting clubs directly. To find the list of our sporting clubs click here.

 


Full-time Elite Athlete Program Coordinator

38 hours per week

9am-5pm Monday-Friday

Salary $52,000 - $56,000 + Super (dependent on experience)

 

Applicants to email Cover Letter and CV to jobs@sport.usyd.edu.au attn: Dustyn 
Job Closes 5pm 08 February 2019

 

Please see below position description for full details.

 

1.       Student athlete and sporting club servicing

A.      Provide exceptional and timely care and advice to assigned members and clubs regarding academic progression, performance and welfare

B.      Facilitate and encourage members to access Elite Athlete Program benefits and services

C.      Monitor, evaluate and report on member performance

D.      Maintain accurate records

E.       Aptly manage enquiries from internal and external stakeholders (e.g. prospective members, The University of Sydney and potential sporting scholarship donors)

F.       Carefully observe policies and procedures regarding privacy, scholarships, study and otherwise; of SUSF, The University of Sydney and other relevant stakeholders and encourage member and club compliance

2.       Business development

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager with the formation, implementation and review of strategies to advance the efficiency and effectiveness of sporting scholarships and the Elite Athlete Program, as well as SUSF

3.       Relationship management

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to develop and maintain positive relationships with all Program stakeholders, especially The University of Sydney and sporting scholarship donors, partners and supporters

4.       Staff management

A.      Where applicable, assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager and SUSF with the management of service contractors, casual staff, interns and volunteers

5.       Financial management

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to ensure the sound financial operation of the Program. This may include: overseeing accounts payable and receivable (e.g. scholarship payments and service contractor invoices) in-line with budget, timelines and policies and procedures; evaluating and producing reports as necessary; and assisting with the annual budgeting process

6.       Program operations

A.      Assist the Elite Athlete Program Manager to administer and deliver various services and responsibilities of the Program (e.g. annual recruitment drive, promotional materials, media and communications, receipt and assessment of scholarship applications, data management, organising functions and events, career services, international travel grants)

7.       Other duties/special projects

A.      Assist with the administration of special projects and initiatives regarding business development for SUSF and/or the Elite Athlete Program

B.      Attend fortnightly meetings of the Elite Athlete Program Executive Committee

C.      Represent SUSF and the Elite Athlete Program at SUSF, Sydney University sporting club and/or University events

D.      Perform other duties and special projects as directed by the Elite Athlete Program Manager, High Performance Manager and Executive Director 

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