24 May, 2016

6290 Youth and Sport Officer

Shefa Provincial Council

Government Department
SHEFA Provincial Government Council Headquarter, Port Vila
Due Date

Job Description: 
The Shefa Provincial Council wishes to recruit a suitable person to fill in the position mentioned above and to coordinate activities related to Youth and Sport throughout the SHEFA Province.
  • Help youth with projects for income generation such as agricultural activities, finding employment, starting businesses, participating in service to the community, get involved in the Church activities within all youth groupings
  • Establish youth groups in each Area to then coordinate other activities for the youth groups including; teach youth how to raise animals, teach youth on how to plant crops, participation in youth camps
  • Develop economic activity program to sustain all youth groupings
  • Teach youth all aspects of community participation and their roles and responsibilities as part of the community
  • Educate youth on social topics such as keeping healthy, drug use, smoking, positive aspects of being involved in sport and recreation
  • Teach youth to discuss and plan their life goals
  • Encourage all people to be involved in sport by setting up sports leagues, designing sports programmes to meet all the differing needs of the community and encourage participation
  • Teach sport for fun and participation for good health
  • Set up competitive leagues 
  • Help establish the clubs including coaches, administration and funding
  • Help all types of sport clubs look for funding
  • Encourage all youth to participate through the various competitive levels through participating in their communities, schools, areas and right up to the professional level if they are able
  • To ensure that all different sports leagues are registered by the Province prior to starting so they become Provincially recognized
  • Organise the Area Sports competitions for all types of sport
  • Help committees of all sport to select SHEFA representatives to compete into National Leagues
  • Attend meetings, sport events and training all over Vanuatu and sometime in other counties.

        • Experience with a variety of sport
        • Experience with working with youth
        • Preferably has studied and has experience in related fields
        • At least 5 years working experience
        • A very good communicator and leader
        • Computer literate
        • Able to travel as required.


              C1 in the Local Government Council Salary Scale


              Not Stated

              How To Apply:
              Interested person should apply to this address below or drop your application at the Shefa Provincial Government Headquarter Office, Port Vila. Closing date of application submission is Friday, 3rd June 2016 at 4:30pm.
              Contact Person:

              The Secretary General 


              (+678) 22752
              The Secretary General, Shefa Provincial Government Council, PMB 9078, Port Vila, Vanuatu

              Not Stated

               Not Stated
              24-May-16 Daily Post Weekender (Issues # 4790)

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