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2020 Queensland School Sport State Team Officials

Re-advertised positions are now open for application.  
Vacant positions for the 2020 Queensland School Sport State Team Officials have now been re-advertised. To apply you must follow the instructions given on the Queensland School Sport (QSS) Team Officials application page.

All team officials will be appointed by a selection panel who will take a number of items such as, sport specific committee endorsement and feedback, endorsement by regional school sport officers, written applications as submitted, previous performance (if the applicant has previously held a QSS team officials position) when making their decision.

The process for the second round of appointments will be: 

  •  Applications will close Thursday 21 November 2019 at 4pm.
  • Week beginning Monday 25 November 2019 - Sport-specific committee executives and QSS Selection Panel members will review applications.

  • Friday 29 November 2019 - Sport-specific committees and successful applicants will be informed of appointments.



 Event Dates:

  • Please refer to the QSS Calendar of events for 2020 / SSA Draft Calendar of events for proposed dates and venues of championships/exchanges/tours. 
  • For any event not listed please contact the QSS Officer responsible for the sport for which you are applying. 

Criteria for satisfactory performance as a QSS State Team Official:


Conditions of appointment 

  • All applications will be considered on merit (non-teacher officials must provide certification of holding a current Blue Card). If two or more applicants are equally qualified and suitable for the position, preference should be given to practicing registered teachers / DoE employees. 
  • At least one of the officials appointed to each team must be a registered teacher / DoE employee.
  • The Queensland coach should possess at least a current Level 1 Coaching Accreditation (or equivalent) - please note some sports may require a higher level of accreditation (refer to section 6.4 of the relevant QSS sport specific competition procedures).
  • Sports Trainers must possess at least a current level one sports trainer qualification.
  • All team officials must also meet any additional sport specific criteria as listed in section 6.4 of the relevant sports competition procedures (found via the alphabetical list of sports on the left-hand side of the sports information tab found here).
  • All team officials must possess a current first aid / sports medicine and CPR qualification for the dates of the championship, training and travel days.
  • All team officials must agree to abide by DoE & QSS policy requirements specific to the role to which they are appointed.