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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 17630
Position Title Recreation Program Manager
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Entity Royal Rehabilitation Centre Sydney
Geographical Location Ryde
Award Classification No Award Name - Health Executive Service
Salary $70,000.00 - $85,000.00
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Join a world first team!


Sargood on Collaroy is a world first beachside resort purpose built for people living with a spinal cord injury.  With a team of qualified and dedicated staff, breathtaking ocean views and access to world-class facilities and activities, Sargood on Collaroy is the ultimate accessible holiday destination for people living with a spinal cord injury.


An exciting opportunity exists to join our unique team on a 10-month contract as our Recreation Program Manager. We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to take over the weekly activities program, delivering a high quality adapted recreation service to our guests. Some of our current program includes: surfing, rock-climbing, snorkelling, kayaking, fishing and golf!


Your main duties will include:

  • Coordination and facilitation of our weekly activities program  
  • Development and implementation of a new 2018/19 summer program
  • Provision of recreational activities
  • Management, maintenance and development of adaptive equipment to enable participation for all our guests.
  • Education of guests for ongoing participation opportunities when they return home.


We seek a self-motivated and friendly individual with:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Therapeutic Recreation, Management in Sport and Exercise, Sport and Exercise Science, Health & Physical Education or equivalent 
  • Recent experience and demonstrated skills working with people with a disability within a community setting. Experience working with the SCI population is highly desirable, however not essential.
  • Skills and experience in networking and liaising with community sport and recreation organisations and associations
  • Strong ocean based skills as well as being a confident ocean swimmer and knowledge of surf safety
  • A passion to learn and the ability to think critically, be resourceful and problem solve
  • Current unrestricted NSW driver’s licence
  • Available to work Saturdays and Public Holidays


Applications: Applications must be submitted via our online recruitment website. To apply, please visit www.royalrehab.currentjobs.com.au and complete the online application process. Applications must address the full Essential and Desirable selection criteria, as outlined in the Position Description.

Position Description: Contains a full listing of the Essential & Desirable selection criteria and can be accessed via www.royalrehab.currentjobs.com.au

Further Enquiries: Sebastian van Veenendaal              Ph:  (02) 8597 0620

Closing date: 3rd June 2018

Selection Criteria As per position description

As per position description
Contact Person Sebastian van Veenendaal
Contact Number (02) 8597 0620
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 04/06/2018
Additional Information (URL)

Supporting Documents
Position Description 02. 2018-27 Position Description.pdf
Application Guide