Community Awareness Presenter (North Barrier)

Jun 23

SLSQ is seeking highly motivated Casual Community Awareness Presenters in Townsville & Mackay

About SLSQ

Surf Life Saving Queensland (SLSQ) was formally established in 1930, is the governing body for surf lifesaving in Queensland and comprises of 58 affiliated surf lifesaving clubs in six regional branches which service more than 36,000 members. SLSQ employs over 550 people throughout Queensland and is an efficient and vibrant organisation. The organisation also includes supporters’ clubs and a range of programs that involve more than 462,000 participants. SLSQ is directly affiliated with and is part of, Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) and the International Life Saving Federation (ILF). SLSQ is built on a fundamental principle: to save lives with a vision of zero preventable deaths in Queensland public waters. Our organisation encompasses several diverse arms; Lifesaving services, Community education, Membership services, Surf sports, Fundraising and Commercial training. SLSQ is built on a fundamental principal: to save lives.

Our organisation encompasses several diverse arms – lifesaving services, community education, membership services, surf sports, fundraising and commercial training.

About the Role

Surf Life Saving Queensland is seeking highly motivated, enthusiastic and outgoing individuals to promote the importance of beach and water safety. Community Awareness has a wide variety of programs that cater to all ages. The ideal candidate will be able to develop strong public speaking skills and comfortably engage with large groups. If you have a passion for education and enthusiasm for ensuring the community is safe at the beach then this role is a great fit for you.

Role Requirements

  • Certificate II in Public Safety (Aquatic Rescue) (Bronze Medallion) (or be willing to obtain
  • one)
  • Paid Working with Children Blue Card (or ability to obtain one)
  • First Aid certificate (desired)
  • Vehicle Driver’s Licence (desired)
  • Advance Resuscitation Techniques (or equivalent) (desired)
  • Applicants who are interested in the role that don’t yet meet the requirements of the role can be
  • diverted to development opportunities prior to employment.

Why work for SLSQ

  • Knowing that your efforts support an essential public safety service
  • Passionate and focused team environment working to a common goal
  • A job you’ll love where you contribute to saving lives every day

If you want to work with a purpose-driven organisation then APPLY NOW!

We are an equal opportunity employer with commitment to safeguarding children and young

people. All candidates are required to undertake a working with children check.


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