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Situations vacant - Yachting New Zealand

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Yachting New Zealand is an organisation that can make a difference and we have opportunities to join the team. 

These are the areas we're looking for - coach development manager and programmes coordinator - so if one or the other sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

Coach development manager

Yachting New Zealand are looking to appoint a coach development manager. This is a key role for our organisation and Sport New Zealand have identified good coaching as one of the key drivers of participant satisfaction.

Are you passionate about improving the level of coaching in New Zealand?

The purpose of this role is to lead coach development, support, education and training opportunities, from novice towards high performance.

A job description is available here.

Applications by email should go to dianne@yachtingnz.org.nz. Any queries can be directed to Andrew Clouston at andrew@yachtingnz.org.nz or (09) 361 4021.

Applications close on Sunday, March 31.

Programmes coordinator
Yachting New Zealand are looking for a programmes coordinator to work across two areas of the organisation:

  • The Volvo Sailing... Have a Go! programmes
  • Administering coach development opportunities

Volvo Sailing... Have a Go! is one of Yachting New Zealand's flagship programmes, offering around 3600 school students the opportunity to try sailing each year. We are looking for someone to manage Volvo Sailing... Have a Go! and help grow this exciting and successful programme.

For more information on the programme, please click here.

The other side of this role is to help deliver elements of the Yachting New Zealand coaching system. This includes administering courses and qualifications, organising forums and conferences, maintaining newsletters and social media accounts for coaches and providing support to coaches around New Zealand. 

A job description is available here.

Applications by email should go to dianne@yachtingnz.org.nz. Any queries can be directed to Andrew Clouston at andrew@yachtingnz.org.nz or (09) 361 4021.

Applications close on Sunday, March 31.