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Senior Recreation Coordinator

Progress your career in our brand new sports centre

Rolleston, New Zealand

Reference: 5285144

Enjoy an active role as Senior Recreation Coordinator where you will play an important part in the day to day running of our brand new Selwyn Sports Centre. Coordinate daily operational activities associated with sport, recreation and fitness programmes.

Develop and deliver innovative sport and rec programmes, building partnerships with the local community and sports groups to ensure we are meeting the needs of our growing district. Supervising the team on a day to day basis you will maintain a safe environment for all of our customers, delivering exceptional service to our users. You'll manage external and internal relationships with ease, be it managing scheduled maintenance or promoting our exciting new spaces.

Your previous recreation experience and relevant qualification mean you have an understanding of the operational side of facilities and their importance in the community. An effective communicator you are comfortable interacting with a wide variety of people and enjoy building and maintaining positive relationships. You have natural leadership abilities and are proactive, motivated and keen to learn.

Selwyn Sports Centre will operate 7 days a week, so reliability and commitment to working early, late and weekend shifts are crucial. This is a full-time position offering 40 hours per week on a rostered basis.

Selwyn District Council is committed to delivering smart and innovative services to our communities. We have a bright future with sustained population and economic growth in the district and a team of people who are passionate about what we do. We support and encourage development and growth for all of our staff.

If you are keen to take your sport and recreation career to the next level and work in a brand new facility sought after by our community - apply today to join us!

We value the safety of our young people and therefore appointments for this role are subject to a satisfactory safety check including a police vetting process.

Applications Close: 29 Nov 2020