Vacancies

The current list of vacancies related to Orienteering New Zealand is below and included in each monthly Orienteering NZ Update Newsletter.

If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering in the sport of orienteering, please contact us via the General Manager gm@orienteering.org.nz

Current Vacancies:


Junior World Orienteering Championships (JWOC) Coach 2018

Tenure:

  • From appointment to the completion of the competition (approximately).
  • The Junior World Orienteering Championships for 2018 will be held in Hungary 8-15 July 2018.
    (Travel to/from championships and pre-event training have not been included in these dates).

Purpose:

  • The primary role of the JWOC Coach is to assist the NZ representative team at JWOC to perform to the best of their ability and to improve upon previous results achieved by New Zealand representative teams at JWOC.

Position Description:

Applications close: Wednesday 20 December 2017 

Applications to be sent to: Catriona McBean, General Manager, Orienteering NZ gm@orienteering.org.nz


 

Pre-Junior World Orienteering Championships (JWOC) Training Coach

Tenure:

  • From confirmation (anticipated by end of November) through to the appointment of JWOC Coach in 2018.
  • ONZ advise the successful applicant for the Pre-JWOC Training Coach role will not automatically be appointed as the JWOC Coach. The JWOC Coach appointment will be considered in early 2018.

Purpose:

  • The primary role of the Pre-JWOC Training Coach is to assist with the athlete training and preparation for the NZ representative team at JWOC to perform to the best of their ability.

Position Description:

Applications close: Wednesday 20 December 2017 

Applications to be sent to: Catriona McBean, General Manager, Orienteering NZ  gm@orienteering.org.nz


ONZ Committee Vacancies

Full Position Descriptions for ONZ Committee Vacancies

Applications for these positions to be forwarded to: Catriona McBean, General Manager gm@orienteering.org.nz All applications received will be acknowledged by email.

Junior Selector
Senior Selector
Technical Committee Member
Mapping Committee Member

2018 Council Vacancies

The Orienteering NZ Council is a governance Council, which means we are committed to ensuring the best interests of orienteering in NZ are met.
Orienteering NZ is inviting applications from suitable applicants for three vacancies on the Council.
Council members are elected by the membership for a term of 3 years.
The Council meets regularly during the year – usually February to November – via video conference and one face-to-face workshop for planning purposes.

Applications are now open.  Applications close on 31 January 2018


ONZ Media Advisor

  • Posted: 1 December 2016
  • Purpose: The Media Advisor role is responsible for the interaction between ONZ and clubs with promotion of orienteering through traditional and social media outlets.
  • Tenure: Appointed by the General Manager for 1 year.
  • Personal qualities: The position requires a person with media experience and preferably contacts in media.
    The Media Liaison should have:
    – excellent communication and writing skills
    – well-connected throughout the orienteering community in New Zealand
    – sound interpersonal skills, as the role requires extensive liaison with many people and different external groups
    – a key understanding of media requirements to successfully promote national events
  • The position is voluntary in its nature.
  • Position Description: ONZ Media Advisor PD (PDF 486KB)
  • Applications for this position to be forwarded to: Catriona McBean, General Manager gm@orienteering.org.nz All applications received will be acknowledged by email.