Secondary School Sport Vacancies

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

Sports Coordinator – Heretaunga College

Sports Coordinator

Permanent, Part-time, Term-time only

Heretaunga College is seeking a highly motivated Sports Coordinator to work Monday to Friday, 30 to 40 hours per week (negotiable) in our busy school environment, providing leadership in all areas of the sporting code.

Ability to establish and maintain positive and professional relationships and create a positive sporting experience that fosters student engagement and pride is essential.  Successful applicants will ideally have experience in working with students and with the greater community.  A police vet is essential.

A position description and Application form can be found HERE.

Completed applications including covering letter and current CV should be addressed to Mrs Fiona Craven, Principal and emailed to:

Sports Coordinator – Wellington Girls’ College

Wellington Girls’ College is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Sports Coordinator to join one of Wellington’s largest school sport programmes.

The permanent position is for 40 hours per week, term time only, and reports to the Director of Sport. We are looking for a person with excellent organisational and communication skills, with great attention to detail. An ability to take initiative, work independently and multi-task is also a must.

Due to the nature of the role there may be some weekend and evening work to attend events, team trials or meetings. If you have this skill set, are passionate about sport and enjoy being part of a small team in a professional workplace, then we would like to hear from you.

A positions description can be found HERE.
To apply click HERE.
Applications close 4pm 20 May 2022.
For any enquiries contact Jacqui Forsythe, HR manager

Sports Coordinator – Wellington High School

Wellington High School
Salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Full time

Wellington High School – Te Kura Tuarua ki Pukeahu is a co-educational, non-uniform secondary school in Wellington City with a roll in excess of 1400. We work collaboratively and inclusively to inspire our community of active, connected and free-thinking learners. At our core is WERO: Whānau, Excellence, Respect and Ora.

We are looking for a Sports Coordinator to join our school, from the start of June 2022. The Sports Coordinator has a key role in providing leadership and administrative support for the school’s sports and activities programme. To be successful in this role, you will be someone with excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills who enjoys working with a wide range of stakeholders.

This is a full time, permanent position.

A jobs description can be found HERE.

To apply please click HERE.

For any enquiries contact Alison Jeffery, EA to the Leadership Team at Wellington High School on

Application deadline: Friday 20 May at 4pm.

Director of Sport & Active Recreation – Newlands College

  • Full time, Permanent
  • Non Teaching Position
  • Secondary (Years 9-13)
  • Closes Wednesday 18 May 2022
  • Commences – Open to negotiation

An exciting opportunity has become available to utilize your sports leadership expertise working within the passionate and vibrant education sector. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, motivated person who will lead sports and active recreation opportunities in the college; lead and inspire our students to develop their sporting abilities and skills.

Experience in leadership with an understanding and interest in NZ Secondary Schools sport and youth sports development would be an advantage but not essential.

The role includes the support of a part time Sports Co-ordinator and Sports Assistant.

A job description can be found HERE.

How to apply
Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Fei Gao (Principal’s PA)
(04) 4734136