About this opportunity
Be the Accommodation Manager for the Special Olympics National Games 2022 in Launceston.
You'll be part of the most inspirational event on the Australian sporting calendar from 17-21 October 2022 welcoming 1,000 athletes with an intellectual disability to showcase their talent by competing across in 10 sports!
About the National Games
Few sporting events can match the social and emotional impact of the Special Olympics Australia National Games. Every four years, hundreds of athletes with an intellectual disability from all over Australia demonstrate their skills and sportsmanship at the
Special Olympics Australia National Games, the flagship event of Special Olympics Australia.
- For athletes it's the culmination of years of regular and dedicated training.
- For families it inspires hope for a future.
- For volunteers it provides a joyous outlet for their generosity.
About the role
To make this all happen we need a friendly and committed volunteer to assist the Games Director in managing our accommodation function.
The Accommodation Manager will be responsible for the overall planning and management of the accommodation requirements for the Games. To include allocation of accommodation requirements for official delegations (Athletes, Coaches, Carers) in comfortable, safe, athlete-friendly accommodation, and ensure a consistent level of service at all venues.
A full position description is available, please request this via email.
Time Availability: We will need you to be available approx. 4 hours per week between June - 15 October 2022; then 6 hours per day between 16 October to 22 October 2022.
Location: Launceston, Tasmania
COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
From the 1st of February 2022, Special Olympics Australia requires all volunteers to be fully vaccinated (minimum of 2 vaccinations). Proof of vaccination will be required prior to commencing the role.
Special Olympics Australia is a child safe organization and conducts relevant checks as part of volunteer screening.
Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.
We will need you to be available approx. 4 hours per week between June - 15 October 2022; then 6 hours per day between 16 October to 22 October 2022.Type of work
- Fundraising & Events
- Sport & Physical Activity
General induction + onsite training