Membership Opportunities

Age Manager

Use your experience and passion for youth development to mentor a group of nippers to become the next generation of lifesavers

Canteen and BBQ Coordinator

Don’t want to get your feet wet? Help out and take charge as the canteen and BBQ coordinator. It’s a sizzling job!

Chaperone

Nurture and protect your clubs junior members as part of the team responsible for the supervision of minors during tours, special events or activities that occur either at the surf club or while travelling

Club Photographer

Put your photography skills to use and snap all the thrills and spills that come with surf lifesaving.

Fundraising Coordinator

Save lives off the beach, by raising vital funds for your surf club.

Gear Steward

Have a knack for organisation & keeping things in working order?Take charge of the club’s gear in this role as a Gear Steward and be responsible for equipment including nipper boards, sport gear, and patrolling gear

Junior Activities Chairperson

Help develop and lead the next generation of surf lifesavers

Junior Registrar

Accuracy is key in this role as a club’s Junior Registrar, collecting and collating important member information

Team Manager

Take the reins and manage a team of nippers or senior athletes as they go for gold in competition.

Uniform Officer

Ensure your club is dressed for the occasion with this vital role

Water Safety

Use your safety skills, training and judgement to protect competitors at surf lifesaving sporting events.

Water Safety Supervisor

Use your lifesaving skills to protect nippers and members whilst participating in water based activity

Chaperone

Nurture and protect your clubs junior members as part of the team responsible for the supervision of minors during tours, special events or activities that occur either at the surf club or while travelling

Club Photographer

Put your photography skills to use and snap all the thrills and spills that come with surf lifesaving.

Core Official

Develop, inspire and lead a team of athletes as they go for gold in their chosen discipline

Development Coach

Develop, inspire and lead a team of athletes in their sporting pursuits

Event First Aid

Use your first aid skills to protect and treat competitors and participants at sporting events.

Foundation Coach

Develop, inspire and lead a team of youth athletes in their sporting pursuits.

High Performance Coach

Develop, inspire and lead a team of high performance athletes in their sporting pursuits.

Performance Coach

Develop, inspire and lead a team of athletes as they go for gold in their chosen discipline.  

Senior Official

Role Details – Summary of Role

Surf Sports Athlete

Test your strength and skills against fellow athletes and the ever changing environment.

Surf Sports Official

Get involved and call the shots with the best seat in the house!

Team Manager

Take the reins and manage a team of nippers or senior athletes as they go for gold in competition.

Technical Official

Technical Officials choose to fulfil specific officiating role/s and work with participants who are actively competing in club, branch and state surf sport competitions. The accreditation covers officiating at Junior, Youth & Senior Carnivals, Pool, Surf Boats, IRB & Lifesaving events and includes the roles of marshal, judge, starter and recorder. The Technical official is an entry point into the national officiating pathway.

Water Safety

Use your safety skills, training and judgement to protect competitors at surf lifesaving sporting events.

Chief Training Officer

Lead a team of dedicated educators who have a passion for the development and growth of members knowledge and skill.

Club Administrator

Use your administration and organisation skills to assist behind the scenes to facilitate key club activities.

Club Captain

Let your leadership skills shine in this vital role to maintain the clubs commitment to the public and beach safety

Club President

Use your management skills to preside over a surf life saving club and ensure its smooth operation.

Club Secretary

Put your administration skills to use to help coordinate and facilitate club activities including lifesaving patrols

Club Treasurer

Use your financial skills to guide and advise your surf club as part of this key position.

Deputy President

Put your leadership skills to good use with this crucial and senior role.

Director of Lifesaving

Use your leadership skills to save lives, taking charge of your club’s lifesaving operations.

Director of Surf Sports

Passionate about all things surf sports? Use your leadership skills to guide and lead your club’s sporting programs and competitive pursuits.

Junior Club Captain

Let your emerging leadership skills shine in this vital supporting role.

Youth & Membership Development Officer

You’re never too old to have fun! This role provides you an opportunity to work with members of the club (in particular youth) to engage them in all aspects of club life.

Other Ways To Get Involved

Nippers

If you’re thinking of introducing your child to lifesaving, then Junior Activities (Nippers) is for you.

Volunteer

Do you fancy a front row seat at a diverse range of events? Use your passion for saving lives to raise awareness and funds for Surf Life Saving Queensland!

Work With Us

SLSQ offers a large number of volunteering, internship and work experience options for those looking to gain experience and make a contribution.

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