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Remote Development Manager - Wadeye


Are you passionate about Australian Rules Football and using it as a vehicle to provide a positive influence to people and communities?

Have you ever wanted to use your experience and knowledge of Australian Rules Football to help people? 

Are you excited by living in remote Northern Territory and experiencing all that it has to offer? 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this position.

About the role

The AFL is Australia’s premier sporting organisation supporting a constantly evolving national competition which has experienced rapid growth over the past 10 years. The AFL currently has 680 permanent employees across the five state bodies: AFL Vic, NSW/ACT, QLD, NT, Tasmania, and at AFL House.  The AFL organisation is responsible for growing and developing Australian Football across Australia. 

AFL has an exciting opportunity for a passionate person to work as a Remote Development Manager in Wadeye, NT. 

This role’s focus is to develop and facilitate football related programs that aim to improve education, social and health outcomes for youth.

Working closely with the Youth Development Manager and local Schools, this position is responsible for delivering community enhancement football themed programs and competitions designed to achieve lasting health, fitness and general wellbeing outcomes throughout Wadeye and West Daly Region. 

AFLNT will provide the successful applicant with accommodation and a vehicle for their work in the community.



  • Ability to work autonomously, manage time effectively and meet deadlines
  • Ability to process and deal with conflict as it may arise
  • Valid NT working with children’s card, or ability to obtain one prior to commencement in role
  • Evidence of cross-cultural awareness
  • Current First Aid Certificate or the ability to obtain one 


  • Good understanding of AFL Football in the Northern Territory
  • Experience in remote Indigenous communities
  • Ability to be self-aware and seek appropriate support when required during difficult times
  • Ability to work with the structures and policies of the AFL, AFLNT and the AFLNT Remote projects team

A position description is attached.

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