Sports Manager – Athletics and Rugby codes – (Rugby Union, Rugby 7’s, Rugby League, Touch Rugby and Turbo Touch)
Position Description: 30 hours a week Term Time only 40 weeks per year
Rangitoto College provides over 40 different sports. Students are encouraged to participate in sport throughout their time at the College. With an extensive range of sports on offer and with a focus on long-term healthy lifestyle choices, students are pushed to unlock their potential and expand their talents. Our sporting facilities are among the very best in New Zealand. They include an Olympic-standard water-based hockey turf, three gymnasiums (including full sized basketball and netball courts) indoor cricket nets and bowling machine, and the nearby athletics track at the Millennium Institute.
Rangitoto Rugby seeks a strong administrator to organise and manage our school Rugby.
- Sports coordination, organisation and event management
- In depth knowledge of school sports programmes and College Sport
- Strength in events management sought
- Strengths in problem solving
The successful applicant will be required to foster and maintain close relationships with students, parents, teachers, coaches and school and community sporting bodies. In this role the applicant will be part of a team responsible for the coordination of summer and winter sports, event management, sport development and sport administration. The Sports Manager is responsible for a portfolio of sports. This position has oversight of the department’s events organisation including school sports days and exchanges, sports awards and teams attending tournaments. We particularly seek strengths in event management and problem solving.
Applicants must have proven organisational skills, excellent verbal and written communication, be a team player and enjoy problem solving. Qualifications in event management or sport management are highly desirable. The Sports Manager role involves flexible working hours including some weekend work.
Applications close on 16 March 2018.