Netball Umpire

UQ Sport is an independent, not-for-profit organisation located at the University of Queensland responsible for the promotion of sport, physical recreation and the benefits of a healthy lifestyle within the university and broader communities. We deliver over 300 diverse programs to students, staff and alumni of the University and general public. We employ over 65 permanent staff and over 200 casuals throughout St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

UQ Sport is seeking motivated and enthusiastic casual netball umpires to join our energetic and fun team! This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with experience and/or qualifications in netball umpiring, to earn some extra cash in a fun and enjoyable environment.

Reporting to the Netball Convenor and the Competitions Coordinator, our casual netball umpires are responsible for safe conduct of fixtures in accordance with the rules and regulations of the game. Your primary goal is to ensure that the delivery of scheduled fixtures meet industry best practice standards whilst maintaining a positive profile for UQ Sport in the wider University community.

You’ll have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of netball umpiring and/or be familiar with the rules of netball. You’re self-motivated, energetic and personable with excellent communication and customer service skills.

•    Fun and energetic environment
•    Passionate staff focused on sport, health and wellbeing in the community
•    FREE access to all UQ Sport venues
•    FREE entry to group fitness programs
•    Work life balance 

As part of your application please include a covering letter outlining how you’ll serve the essential requirements as listed in the position description. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. In order to appoint this role ASAP, high quality candidates may be contacted for interview immediately. Please email your application to 

For further information contact Emma Taylor, Competitions Coordinator on 07 3365 6018.

Download the position description (PDF)