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 An opportunity exists to join the Trust in a full time (32hrs), permanent position as the Active Recreation Community Connector, based in the beautiful Marlborough.

The primary focus of this role and the Active Recreation teams mahi/work is to inspire our communities to engage in increased levels of physical activity and improve their well-being through active recreation.  We have a particular interest in working with rangatahi/young people in Marlborough via

  • Utilising our amazing natural and urban environments while aligning it to participants values.
  • Developing and/or supporting the delivery of youth focused events and activities in our communities in conjunction with rangatahi, key partners and stakeholders.
  • Support of active recreation & community providers.

The human taking on this role will need to have an A+ approach to planning and be able to build strong relationships at a variety of levels (rangatahi, Council, Iwi, Youth Council, College, Active Rec Providers, other stakeholders, and funders).  Our approach to our mahi/work is around collaboration and connection with a community. This means that any projects and initiatives undertaken will include a locally lead and co-designed approach while fully embedding the principals of Mana Taiohi when working with rangatahi.

Applications (including completed application form) to be received by Friday 17th September 2021 addressed to:

Sport Tasman, HR Manager, PO Box 3197, Richmond, NELSON 7050 OR email to: