Club Development Officer – Gisborne-Tairawhiti

Listed 24 days Ago
Sports and Physical Recreation

An exciting opportunity has opened up in the Eastern Region team for a new Club Development Manager. The position will be based out of the SLSNZ Eastern Region’s office in Gisborne and will play a key part in our high performing Eastern Region team. 

This position provides targeted support to five Gisborne/Tairāwhiti Area Clubs (Ngāti Porou, Tolaga Bay, Wainui, Waikanae and Midway) with the aim of enhancing member development, club sustainability whilst growing capability. 


Work collaboratively with the Regional Manager and other Regional Managers (e.g. Lifesaving/Sport/Training/Community Education) across opportunities and projects that will enhance membership development, club sustainability and build capability of clubs and communities.

Through the coordination and management of key areas specifically, club and member development courses such as, Instructor Courses, Patrol Captains, Area Examiner Briefings, First Aid Courses, Intro to Surf Coach, Official Level 1, IRB Development Camps, Intermediate Lifeguard School, the Rookie Lifeguard Programme and Junior and Senior Surf Sports event management. 

If you have any questions regarding this role please forward all enquiries to Avan Polo – Eastern Region Manager at either  or phone 021 773 542.

Please see below for a full Position Description and submit your application via the QJumpers process. 

Please include a CV and cover letter, outlining why you want to work for SLSNZ and any previous experience you may have with surf lifesaving.  

Applications close Monday 24th January 2022