Head of Hockey

  • Commencing 19 January 2022
  • Coaching and Administration
  • Cricket and Gymsports
  • Albany location with park-like grounds

The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi 

Kristin School is a co-educational, non-denominational, independent school on Auckland’s North Shore. It provides education for over 1800 students from Early Learning to Year 13, with dual pathways through NCEA and the International Baccalaureate programme.

We are seeking a sports administrator to lead our Hockey programme and support Cricket and Gymsports. This role is responsible for the administration for trials and team selections, team registrations, recruiting coaches and managers and other administrative tasks for prize givings, team photos and school communications. You would also work with the coordinator for the Junior School Hockey teams to ensure consistency across the school. To be actively involved in the programme you would also be required to coach the 1st X1 boys’ team and be fully engaged in schoolwide sports events such as house sport days, swimming and cross-country events.  

This role is full-time for 41 weeks of the year, with a salary spread across the whole year.

Important Skills | Nga Pūkenga Motuhake 

This role requires someone who is:

  • passionate about hockey and other sports
  • qualified hockey coach
  • has exceptional organisation and administration skills
  • experience working with children
  • great sense of humour
  • highly energetic and enthusiastic and
  • committed to Kristin’s values; “Progress with vision, integrity and love”.

What we offer | Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou

This role is the opportunity to join a supportive and welcoming department and community. You will enjoy working with highly engaged students, with amazing facilities and reosurces. Kristin is dedicated to your professional development and offers support for wellbeing initiatives like flu vaccinations, on-site massages and a staff gymnasium.

How to apply | Me pēhea te tuku tono 

Please apply online at www.kristincareers.nz by completing your application form and attaching your CV and covering letter.  Please do not email your application.

If you wish to discuss the role in confidence, please contact Rebecca Isted on (09) 415 5097.

Please note that with the borders closed we can only consider applicants from those eligible and living in New Zealand.

Applications close Friday 3 December 2021.


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Permanent Full-time

Job no: KXAK11141

Location: Auckland

School: Kristin

Closing Date: Friday, 3 December 2021