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Do you have a keen interest in community activation?

We need a super star to help behind the scenes of our day-to-day operations and fun events!

We are looking for a superstar to join our team and be our Community Activation and Office Support of the Albany Community Hub – Te Pokapū ā-Hapori o Ōkahukura; assisting with administration and office support, as well as activating the space for the community.  

Harbour Sport has been contracted to run the facility and we believe the Upper Harbour Local Boards outcome to “Support initiatives that build local resilience in the community by funding programmes, activities or events that help build local capacity and encourage social connectedness” (Upper Harbour Local Board Plan 2020) is essential in the utilisation of the facility. 

The Albany Community Hub is a is a multi-functional, accessible, supportive facility connecting Albany’s old and new communities. It has 5 areas that are for hire to the general public, local community organisations and local business, a communal garden and lovely undercover outdoor space. 

You will be assisting with supporting office operations such as bookings through our booking system, emails and liaising with hirers. As well as this, basic assistance with the running of community led events, workshops, and campaigns.

This is a part-time position for 20 hours per week. 

So, who are we looking for? 

Ideally you have 2 years’ experience predominantly in admin or operations, experience and a keen passion in community development and community events. 

  • You have experience in day-to-day facility operations
  • You have experience managing online bookings  
  • You have experience in designing fun, engaging social content and are confident using design programs such as Canva and MailChimp
  • Respond to incoming communication and where possible deal with the enquiry directly, or otherwise direct queries to the appropriate person
  • Confidence in liaising with community members and organisations
  • Experience working with diverse community groups such as ethnicity, age, gender etc.

Applications Close Monday, 17 October at 5pm

Apply with your Cover Letter and CV

Harbour Sport is committed to being Inclusive, Integrity, Respect, Leadership and Whakawhanaungatanga, and is a value-based organisation  committed to ‘a community physically active for life’

At Harbour Sport, we are committed to ensuring we take every step possible to ensure our provisions and environments are safe and empowering for children, young people, families, and staff. Harbour Sport has zero tolerance for abuse. We expect respectful and positive behaviours and values at all times from those we support and from all those we engage with.

Te Tiriti o Waitangi is Aotearoa New Zealand’s founding document. Harbour Sport is committed to upholding the mana of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the principles of Partnership, Protection and Participation. We are committed to partnership with tangata whenua and the protection of Māori culture and taonga. We value the distinctiveness that tangata whenua bring to physical activity and our success on a world stage. We believe a strong bi-cultural foundation is critical to our national identity and wellbeing.