Company Awatapu College
Location Palmerston North, Manawatu / Wanganui
Listed Wed 31 Jan, 12:19 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
A permanent position is available for up to 40 school hours per week, term time only. Due to the nature of the job, some weekend work may be required. This position will involve working with students, staff, outside agencies, sponsors and coaches/managers to deliver the school’s sports programme.

The primary objectives of this role are:
  • Enhance the profile of sport and recreation within the school and community
  • Increase participation in sport and recreation
  • Increase the quality of student participation in sport and recreation
  • Assist students in gaining enjoyment from sport and recreation
  • Deliver sport and recreation safely to students
  • Cater to the different needs of all students
  • Develop great coaches and managers

The successful applicant will have:
  • Proven experience in sports administration
  • Detailed knowledge of sports education
  • Willingness and flexibility to work within all sporting codes
  • Ability to work as part of a well-established team
  • Ability to maintain strong relationships and strategic alliances
  • An efficient and courteous manner
  • Initiative and the ability to remain focussed
  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Sound IT knowledge


Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
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