Details for Swimming Participation and Development Manager

Swimming Participation and Development Manager
Organization & Position Overview
The Pacific Sports Partnership (PSP) is an Australian Aid funded program administered
regionally by Swimming Australia, Ltd (SAL) and Oceania Swimming Association (OSA).
The overall goal of Pacific Sports Partnership’s Let’s Swim programs in Vanuatu is to
provide the opportunity for ni-Vanuatu to develop the life skill of swimming in an open
and supportive environment. PSP works with Wan Smolbag and Vanuatu Aquatics
Federation to deliver aquatic programs for social development on Efate Island. The
successful candidate will be contracted to Wan Smolbag Theatre with management
oversight by Vanuatu Aquatics Federation.
Duties and Responsibilities
To lead a team of 3-6 people in implementing aquatic programs across 12 communities
around Efate Island.
Key Responsibilities
• Ensure effective and inclusive strategies for activity delivery are developed and
• Organise and implement programs and activities in accordance with the PSP work
• Work with local government, sporting bodies, NGOs and private sector
stakeholders using a range of communication platforms (meetings, email,
telephone, newsletter, social media) to ensure program goals are met.
• Identify, analyse and manage program risks
• Manage a team with of casual and part time staff and volunteers
• Prepare activity / monitoring and evaluation reports according to program
• Manage a budget and operating plan for the program
• Experience Levels
• 3+ years experience in managing people
• 3+ years experience in implementing community programs that empower youth
and women
• 3+ years experience in building and maintaining effective relationships with
communities and governments/NGOs
Salary range:
• 75,000 – 90,000Vt / month (dependent on qualifications and experience)
Other Conditions:
• Language ability – Bislama / English (French an advantage)
• Must be a citizen of Vanuatu
• Previous applicants need not reapply
How To Apply:
Applications need to be submitted to the address below by the 14th January 2019
TO: Wan Smolbag Theatre, Attention: Michael Taurakoto, email: mtaurakoto@ PO Box 1024, Tagabe, Route Mele, Port Vila, Vanuatu.
***WSB is a child safe and friendly organization and will ask all applicants to undergo
our child safe recruitment procedures and sign our Child Protection Policy***


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