Secondary School Sport Vacancies

A list of sport vacancies at secondary schools and other sport organisations within the greater Wellington region.

Volunteer Coaches – Porirua College

Porirua College are seeking expression of Interest for Voluntary Coaches and managers in a range of sporting codes for 2021 for:

Badminton – Social teams
Basketball – Junior Boys, Senior Boys Social, Senior B Girls
Netball – Junior and Senior teams
Volleyball – Junior Boys, Junior Girls, Senior B Girls

Porirua College has had a proud history of Sporting Success both at the team and individual level.

If you are interested please fill out this form below

Coaches – Managers expression of Interest 

Or get in contact with Api:

Basketball Coaches – Hutt Valley High School

Hutt Valley High School is seeking applications for various voluntary coaching roles across our basketball teams in 2021. The School is currently taking expression of interest for the following roles:

  • Senior A Boys Head Coach
  • Senior Girls Head Coach
  • Junior A Boys Head Coach
  • Junior Girls Head Coach

Suitable applicants will preferably have coaching qualifications in Basketball and have This role is of a voluntary nature and will require you to be available 1-2 training sessions a week plus match days, Tuesday evenings for Juniors and Friday evenings for Seniors, across the 2021 Basketball Season. The successful applicants will be required to work with the Director of Sport and the Basketball Committee. Please ensure to include any relevant CV in your application.

Please express your interest by filling in this form HERE. 

Expressions of interest close Wednesday 16 December 2020. If you are interested in coaching at other levels in 2021, please register your interest by filling in this form. Please share this with any friends and interested parties in the roles advertised.

If you have any questions regarding the voluntary basketball coaching roles offered at HVHS, please feel free to get in touch with Javed at

Rugby Coaches – St Patrick’s College, Silverstream

Silverstream rugby are seeking expressions of interest for rugby coaches, for all grades ranging from U55kg- 1st XV.

To see a full advert please see HERE.

Please complete the ROI template(found in Advert above)​ and forward your registration to the Silverstream Director of Sport, Warrick Bowden at

1st XI Boys Football Coach – Tawa College

Tawa College are seeking a coach or coaches for our 1st XI Boys Football Team for 2021.  This is a voluntary role however the experience you will gain is invaluable.

Some key focus points include:

– Work closely with the Sport Department and Football Convenors
– Prepare and deliver season plan

If you are interested in this role Tawa will need to hear from you no later than Monday 7 December 2020.

Please contact Mr Ross Redpath on the below details to show your interest or to get further information.

Head of  Faculty of Health and Physical Education.
Head of Physical Education Department.
Head of Sports Department.

Director of Cricket – Onslow College

Grade D in the Support Staff in Schools’ Collective Agreement

Apply your strategic cricketing brain and coaching finesse to a school on the up.

A committed school, a supportive community, excellent facilities and an enthusiastic group of players provide a platform for you to apply your skills and be rewarded.

Onslow College aims to be a top four cricketing college in Wellington and you’ll have the opportunity to play a key role in its ascent.

  • If you’re a Level 2 or 3 Qualified Cricket Coach
  • With five or more years of coaching experience
  • Who’s developed cricket club strategies
  • Constructed and delivered player development programmes
  • And you’re competent at coaching coaches.

Then this opportunity should spark your interest.

Beyond the technical skills we’re looking for a leader, a motivator, an outstanding communicator, a trust builder and relationship manager that brings the best out of players and partnering volunteers.

The role is part time predominantly in school terms 1 and 4 but with some off-season activity as part of a cricketer development programme.

The role also offers to the unique opportunity to earn extra income by running a private coaching academy at the top class Farnboro Indoor Cricket centre based at the school.

Think you’ve got what it takes – get in touch

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

CLOSING DATE – Friday 4 December 2020 at 5PM

Basketball Coaches – St Patrick’s College, Silverstream

Silverstream basketball are looking for talented basketball coaches to join their programme next season for all grade Senior A-D and Junior A-D teams.

To view the full Advert please see HERE

Please complete the ROI template(found in Advert above)​ and forward your registration to the Silverstream Director of Sport, Warrick Bowden at​ by Tuesday 24​th​ November 2020. Shortlisted candidates will be required to meet with the Silverstream Director of Sport early December 2020.

St Patrick’s College, Wellington – 1stXV Rugby Coach

St Patrick’s College, Wellington is seeking coaching applications for the 1stXV premier rugby team for the 2021 season.

This will be a paid position.

Successful applicants will have a proven record of achievement and knowledge in the following areas:

  • An outstanding communicator who can relate well with college-age players
  • Experience leading, planning and delivering coaching sessions at a high-performance level
  • Player centered approach to coaching and player development
  • Up to date coaching practices and methodologies aligned to premier-level college rugby
  • Qualified to NZRU Advance Coaching, or enrolled in a WRFU DRC programme to achieve this goal
  • Experience with using video-analysis software for player and game analysis
  • Self-motivated in updating knowledge and skills

For the position advert, see HERE.
For a full Job description, see HERE.

To apply for this role complete the Application Form and email this together with your rugby resume to: Director of Sport, St Patrick’s College, Wellington: | mob. 021663754

St Patrick’s College, Wellington – Director of Cricket

St Patrick’s College, Wellington, is seeking applications for the newly established role of Director of Cricket.

The Successful applicant will:

  • have a minimum of Level 2 NZC coaching qualification
  • be able to manage the administration functions for cricket at the College
  • act as a role model for young sportsmen
  • be legally entitled to work in NZ
  • be available for the following coaching commitments: 1st XI games on Saturday, Traditional games in Feb-March, run SPC Cricket Academy sessions before school

This is a fixed term paid role based at College for 25 hours per week from late-September to early April.

For a position description please see HERE.

To apply for the role, email your cricket resume and cover letter to Jonathan Millmow, Director of Sport at St Patrick’s College: