Club Captain

Role: Operational Leader within Club

Key Relationships: This role reports to the Club President

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Responsible for the conduct of all members of the club
  • Conduct and control all patrols
  • Responsible for the conduct of members in the Club
  • Schedule patrols and roster patrol duties prior to the commencement of the season.
  • Assist the Under 14 Co-ordinator / Age Manager with the safe running of junior activities.
  • Oversee the Gear Steward concerning lifesaving gear, ensuring it is well maintained.
  • Ensure sufficient numbers are on patrol
  • Communicate with patrol defaulters to maintain efficiency of patrols
  • Keep a record of member re-qualifications each season
  • Keep a record of members performances at patrol duties
  • Submit regular reports to the Club Executive Committee
  • SLSA Bronze Medallion
  • Good understanding of club culture and operations
  • Ability to organise and delegate tasks
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Aware of Occupational Health & Safety policy
  • Maintain confidentiality effectively and possess good interpersonal skills
  • Positive and enthusiastic

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Well organised and able to work unsupervised and be self motivated
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities
  • Ability to keep correct up to date records
  • Able to work in a logical orderly manner
  • Maintain a policy of loyalty to the surf club and its activities whilst maintaining confidentiality and respect towards members
  • Communicate effectively and possess good interpersonal skills
  • National Police Clearance