Surf Life Saving Tasmania (SLST) is Tasmania’s peak Water safety and Lifesaving organisation. Our movement is a part of the history, fabric and future of this country. It represents the lifestyle, values and beliefs of the Australian culture. It protects life, it saves life, it promotes life. We create a safe environment in and around our waterways, through patrols on, in and around aquatic environments and through community education and training programs.

We achieve this by working with our members, communities, educational institutions, governments, and other organisations in the provision of best practice education, training, surveillance and rescue and risk management services. Each year to grow our capacity to be able to reach the community and meet their diverse needs, SLST recruits Community Lifeguards and Education Instructors.


Surf Life Saving Tasmania Inc (“SLST”) is the peak organisation for surf lifesaving activities in Tasmania.

We are looking for someone to step into the Administration Officer role for Isobelle Dillon during her maternity leave. Employment will commence in July 2020 for a period of up to 8 months.

The primary role of the Administration Officer is to provide administrative, logistical support for agreed programs and events for clubs, members and community in accordance with SLST Strategic Objectives

The successful applicant must address the following selection criteria in their written application:

  • Demonstrated computer skills in word processing and use of databases and spreadsheets
  • Demonstrated ability to operate within a flexible team environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to show initiative and innovation to achieve practical outcomes.
  • Demonstrated understanding of and application of financial software, systems and processes.
  • Good written, verbal and social media communication skills.

This is a full time position, however there is some scope for a job share arrangement for successful applicants.

SLST is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to safeguarding children and young people.  All candidates will be required to undertake a working with children check.

For a copy of the Position Description and any queries please contact Karyn Blakey on 0417 333 504 or email  

Applications close at 9.00 am on Wednesday 10th June, 2020.

Applications to:

Administrative Officer Position

Surf Life Saving Tasmania Inc.

GPO Box 1745

Hobart TAS 7001