Employment at the Office for Recreation
The Office for Recreation and Sport (ORS) employs a variety
of people to meet its needs in a diverse range of recreation
and sport functions.
Current Job Vacancies
||Water Polo Coach
||1 - 5 year contract
||PDF Document (25kb)
||Non Public Sector employees may apply
1. Guide for Applying (593kb PDF)
2. Employment Declaration (53kb Word)
3. Cover Sheet (343kb PDF)
Applicants are required to submit a written application addressing the essential minimum criteria of no more than two pages and a curriculum vitae demonstrating their suitability for the role. In addition applicants are required to complete the Cover Sheet quoting the vacancy number. All applicants not working in the South Australian Public Sector need to complete and return an Employment Declaration with their application for employment.
The SA Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and safety is a core value.
Please email applications to:
Successful applicant will be required to satisfactorily complete a National Criminal History Record Check prior to employment.
|Initial enquiries to:
||Mr Russell D'Costa, Program Manager
Phone: (08) 7424 7649
||5:00pm, Friday 17 May 2013
The ORS is a State Government employer, with most positions
only available to employees of the SA Public Service. All
vacancies can be found at: http://www.vacancies.sa.gov.au
Employment opportunities that are open to members of the public
are advertised via relevant media such as 'The Advertiser',
'The Australian' and local country papers. They are also advertised
on this website.
Please refer to the Department
of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs website
in relation to gaining approval to work legally in Australia.
For positions requiring essential qualifications,
you will need to have your overseas qualifications assessed.
This may be done through DIMA or by contacting the Overseas
Qualifications Unit, English Language and Literacy Services,
Adelaide Institute of TAFE.
NB: Applications for 2013 have now closed.
The Office for Recreation and Sport (ORS) offers work experience opportunities for South Australian high school students each year across our diverse range of our business areas:
The following opportunities are available in 2013:
- Sport & Recreation Development
- South Australian Sports Institute
- Planning and Projects
For more information on each area, please see our organisation overview.
Recreation and Sport is a popular choice for many students and the demand for work experience is significantly greater than the available opportunities.
High school students wishing to undertake work experience at the ORS in 2013 should submit their request in writing at the start of March each year. All applications will be reviewed early April, with successful applicants notified shortly thereafter, generally within 1-2 weeks.
All letters must be completed by the student, and must address the following points:
- The date of your placement,
- Your educational background,
- How work experience at ORS will assist you in determining your career directions,
- What areas of recreation and sport you would like to gain work experience in (refer to the organisation overview),
- Any other information that demonstrates your desire for a placement at this Office, and
- The date you require a response.
Please address your letter to:
Office for Recreation & Sport
PO Box 219
Brooklyn Park SA 5032
Please contact us to obtain a copy of a document in an alternative format.
For further information:
Phone: +61 8 7424 7677