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 AFL SportsReady currently has an exciting position available for someone wanting to pursue a career in the AFL industry.  As the successful applicant, you will:

  • Be employed by AFL SportsReady
  • Work on-site with AFL Queensland – Brisbane North (Moreton Bay Office)
  • Study for an accredited qualification: Certificate III Sport and Recreation



 Our traineeships are the best way to fast-track your career. We will provide you with the real skills and experience needed to succeed when first starting your career.

As the successful applicant, you will:

  • GET PAID: Earn while you learn (National Training Wage)
  • GET EXPERIENCE: Real work-place experience with AFL Queensland
  • GET NETWORKED: Build a network of key industry contacts
  • GET EDUCATED: Combine work with education and study for a fully funded qualification
  • GET SUPPORTED: Dedicated AFL SportsReady staff members (Field Officers and Educators) will support you every step of the way
  • GET INTO UNI: Direct entry and course credit to one of our University partners (Conditions apply, visit University partners for details)

If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, you will also receive one-on-one mentoring support and networking opportunities.



  • Assist with the delivery of all AFL Queensland programs and services – AFL Auskick Clinics, Schools Programs and Community Football
  • Promote and market all AFL Queensland programs
  • Maintain AFL Queensland database systems
  • General maintenance of equipment and facilities
  • Communicate verbally and written to stakeholders
  • General administrative support



  • Good communication skills
  • Time management and organisational skills
  • Commitment to the delivery of quality programs
  • Ability to work well individually and as part of a team
  • Capacity to problem-solve
  • Attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm and a positive attitude
  • Current Drivers Licence and  reliable vehicle

Please note, this position requires a Working with Children Check.



As the successful candidate, you will receive:

  • National Training Wage Award  + 9.5% Superannuation
  • Fully funded qualification



People with tertiary qualifications need not apply. Current university applicants may have to defer their studies to be eligible for this traineeship.

Position is best suited to a recent secondary school leaver

Applications for this position will close: Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 5PM and must include:

  • A cover letter telling us a bit about yourself and your career ambitions.
  • A resume / CV

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.