Shire of Halls Creek
Manager Sport and Recreation

Posted: 15 May
Closes: 13 Aug
HALLS CREEK, Western Australia


The Shire of Halls Creek, located in northern Western Australia, boasts a progressive Council that is proactively facing the challenges and opportunities that come with being a remote Council.

About the Opportunity

Situated in the heart of the Kimberley, Halls Creek is the gateway to a range of world-renowned natural attractions, including the World Heritage listed Bungle Bungle ranges of Purnululu National Park and Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater (the second largest on earth with a diameter of 850 metres) and is an indigenous cultural epicentre with 6 great art centres within the district.

Reporting directly to the Director Youth and Community Development, this role will see you responsible for the management of the Sport and Recreation Centre. This dynamic role is responsible for overseeing all aspects of sports programs, recreational activities, and facility management within the Shire oh Halls Creek. This role involves strategic planning, program development, staff management, and community engagement to promote active lifestyles and enhance the overall well-being of our community.

The successful candidate will thrive in a team-based environment, collaborate with the community and the other service providers to achieve the best outcomes for the community.

About the Benefits

An attractive remuneration package, including a cash component of between $90,000-$100,000 (Negotiable according to qualifications and experience) + benefits with excellent working conditions and the job satisfaction that comes from knowing you are truly making a difference in the local community.

The Shire of Halls Creek highly values their employees and is offering a range of fantastic benefits as part of their package including:

  •         5 weeks annual leave;
  •         Career development & ongoing training;
  •         Furnished House, with generous subsidised rent;
  •         Free internet connection at residence;
  •         Water and electricity allowance;
  •         Opportunity for salary sacrifice;
  •         Restricted private use vehicle East Kimberly

To apply for the position:

  1. Submit your Resume and a Covering Letter addressing the Selection Criteria found in the Position Description available on our website.
  2. Applications must be addressed to the Margaret Glass, Shire of Halls Creek, PO Box 21, Halls Creek WA 6770 or Email to:

Please note we reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time if we receive sufficient applications for the role.

The Shire of Halls Creek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and People of all genders, ages, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

For further information on this position, please contact Margaret Glass, Director Customer and Community on (08) 9168 6007 or email: