The International Assistant to the Director of the Sports Administration will be responsible collaborating and building relationships with different countries and organizations regarding legislation, sport ethics, partnerships and international competitions. The International Assistant will also aid the Director of the Sports Administration in his international obligations as Israel’s representative to the International Council of Sport Science and physical Education (ICSSPE), and other international sports organizations. Additionally the International Assistant will write and edit the Director’s English presentations, letters and articles.
The Sports Administration is responsible for the field of sport in the Ministry of Culture and Sport. The Sports Administration is in charge of the sport policy and strategy in Israel. Its role is to promote, to oversee and to deal with sports-related issues in Israel, in both fields of competitive sports and sports for all. It aspires to develop and promote sports culture and competitive sports in Israel on every level, through the development and fostering of excellence, support and assistance in sports-related activities in the framework of local authorities and non-governmental bodies and promotion of an active lifestyle throughout the country’s population with the help and coordination of relevant stakeholders.
Among others, the Sport Authority strives to establish a strategic policy for sports in Israel and to promote supporting legislation. It oversees different sports bodies while offering advice, consultancy and professional guidance to sports bodies and institutions, as well as to sports administrations in local authorities. In addition, the Sports Administration represents the government, inside Israel and outside of it, in every sports-related issue.