Social Sport Officer

Macquarie University
June 14, 2024
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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You are someone who is a passionate sports enthusiast who aims to deliver competitions for students and community members. You will provide a supportive, understanding and encouraging environment to increase member retention by being friendly, open and approachable to all customers and ensure new participants are welcomed into sport programs.


  • Assist in the programming of Social Competitions, Social Sessions and other sporting events on campus
  • Handle customer complaints, escalate complaints to the Duty Manager or a senior staff member as required
  • Update and manage competition related administration through competition software
  • Provide first aid assistance during programs ensuring all first aid incidents are reported to the Duty Manager and relevant paperwork completed
  • Assist in the recruitment of referees and provide feedback on their performance to the Coordinator, School and Social Sport
  • Document participation and report on numbers
  • Maintain equipment and report on missing or damaged equipment as soon as possible
  • Skills & experience


  • Demonstrated ability to supervise sporting activity and ensure participants safety
  • Demonstrated customer service experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve issues and complaints in a respectful and timely manner
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • This role requires current WWCC, First aid certificate with CPR. All applicants must have rights to work in Australia.


    U@MQ Campus Life

    Our Mission: Bring Life to Campus

    Our Vision: To be custodians of creating a sense of belonging at Macquarie University

    Our Values: Campus Life culture is one that CARES based on the principles of mutual respect, integrity, honesty, and trust. Our Values are the foundation of our everyday actions and words & keep us accountable to each other, our stakeholder, customers and business partners

    Benefits of working for Campus Life

  • Free gym membership to Macquarie University Sport & Aquatics Centre
  • 25% discount at all Campus Life outlets
  • Competitive above award hourly rate
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Access to Macquarie University Library, (borrowing, printing, computer access and databases)
  • Access to employee flu shot program
  • How to apply

    Click APPLY , include a short cover letter along with your resume outlining your experience.

    Please contact Sean Galvin (School and Social Sport Coordinator) via [email protected] if you have any specific questions regarding this position.

    If you're already part of the Macquarie Group (MQ University, U@MQ, MQ Health, MGSM), you'll need to apply through your employee Workday account. To apply for this job: Login to Workday and go to the Careers App > Find Jobs.

    Applications Close:

    14/06/2024 11:59 PM

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