Reports to Director Recreation

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Promote the development of recreational facilities to strengthen social cohesion.
  • Promote the maintenance of parks, natural preserves, sports facilities and street facilities.
  • Prepare project proposals for investment, marketing and consumption of recreational
  • Develop and execute a funding model for Sport and Recreation Arts.
  • Participate in the creation and designation of recreation centres at iMational, Provincial and District level in collaboration with other stakeholders.
  • Assess and address recreational needs of the nation.


  • BSc Sport Science and Coaching/BSc Sport Administration/Management, BSc Leisure and Recreation or any related Sport degree.
  • Master’s degree with a bias in Sport/Recreation is an added advantage.
  • At least 2 year’s experience at Principal Officer Level grade or at least 6 years experience in recreation or related field.

Salary and Allowances

Salary and Allowances for the post will be disclosed to short listed applicants.

Applications must be addressed to:

The Secretary

Ministry of Sport and Recreation

64 Kwame Nkrumah/1st Street

2nd Floor, Unity Court

P.O. Box HR480, Harare

Envelope should be clearly marked “Deputy Director Recreation”.

Note: Your application should be accompanied by a detailed Curriculum Vitae, certified copies of Birth Certificate, National I.D, Academic and Professional qualifications.

Applications must be submitted not later than 4th April, 2016.