Secondary Schools Manager – Aktive Auckland Sport & Recreation


Posted 3 weeks ago

Want to make a positive difference to rangatahi in intermediate and secondary schools across Tāmaki Makaurau, and get more Aucklanders physically active?

Reporting to the Portfolio Manager, the successful candidate will be working as part of a skilled Korikori team focused on helping youth (rangatahi) participate in play, physical education, active recreation and (intra and inter) sport through the school setting. You will do this by influencing and supporting school and sport leaders, management and coaches by obtaining and sharing insights and data, combined with sector intelligence and first-hand experiences.

Working closely with the Regional Sport Directors and College Sport Auckland, a key focus of the role will be overseeing the provision of advice, resources, professional development, and localised personnel support available to intermediate and secondary schools and kura to ensure quality physical activity experiences are being designed, delivered and accessed, particularly for those who are missing out.

The role requires someone who will be:

  • Action orientated with a ‘can do attitude’
  • A thoughtful and experienced sport director with a proven capability in influencing changes in attitudes, behaviours and processes
  • Passionate for and have a strong understanding of youth sport, active recreation and play, and what quality experiences look like
  • Skilled in partnering, planning, networking and facilitation as evidenced through impact on the ground

This role will involve working at various locations throughout Auckland and require the ability to be flexible with work hours, which will include some evenings and/or weekends. A competitive salary package, plus company vehicle, are provided, and the organisation is committed to providing excellent professional development opportunities.

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Applications close on Sunday 25 October 2020 at 5pm

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