Occupation Profile – Footballer – (ANZSCO 452411) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleFOOTBALLER
ANZSCO Code452411
Occupations in this Group452411 Footballer
452412 Golfer
452413 Jockey
452414 Lifeguard
452499 Sportspersons nec
DescriptionPlays football professionally in competitions. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationAustralian Rules Footballer
Rugby League Footballer
Rugby Union Footballer
Soccer Player
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-maintaining a high degree of expertise in a particular sport
-attending regular practice sessions and undertaking private training to maintain the required standard of fitness
-deciding on strategies in consultation with coaches
-assessing other competitors and conditions at venues
-competing in sporting events
-adhering to the rules and regulations associated with a specific sport
-promoting water safety awareness and undertaking rescue of persons in difficulty in the water
-undertaking sports promotional activities and television appearances
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations452412 Golfer
452413 Jockey
452414 Lifeguard
452499 Sportspersons nec
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)