Vacancies

 

The current list of vacancies related to Orienteering New Zealand is below and included in each monthly OrienteeringNZ 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) 2017 Coach

  • Posted: 7 April 2017
  • 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.
  • Tenure: Tenure From appointment to the completion of the competition (approximately). The Junior World Orienteering Championships for 2017 will be held in Finland 9-16 July 2017.(Travel to/from championships and pre-event training have not been included in these dates).
  • Personal qualities: The position requires an internationally experienced orienteer with sufficient time to devote to
    the role, with:
    • Excellent communication and motivational skills
    • Sound interpersonal skills
    • The ability to organise and plan
    • Coaching experience with a thorough understanding of the techniques involved in
      competitive orienteering
    • The Coach is expected to travel to the Junior World Championships with the team
  • Position Description: JWOC Coach 2017 PD (PDF 789KB)
  • Applications for this position to be forwarded to:
    Catriona McBean,
    General Manager
    Orienteering NZ
    gm@orienteering.org.nz
    All applications received will be acknowledged by email.
  • Applications for the position close: Monday 1 May 2017

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.

Selection Panel – Senior – 1 Member

  • Applications will be accepted till an appointment is made.
  • Purpose: To ensure Orienteering NZ has a fair and transparent process for selection of international and representative teams.
  • Volunteer position. 3 years for Panel.
  • Position Description:  ONZ Selector PD.PDF (PDF)
  • Applications for this position to be forwarded to: Catriona McBean, General Manager gm@orienteering.org.nz All applications received will be acknowledged by email.