Sport Bay of Plenty


Sport Bay of Plenty's vision is to enrich lives through sport, recreation and physical activity - more people, more active, more often. To achieve this, our staff have the knowledge, experience and passion to lead the sector, and we occasionally seek the right people to join the team.

Below is a list of vacancies currently available at Sport Bay of Plenty. See the listing for details of how to apply.


Sport Bay of Plenty Employment opportunities


Community Cycling Coordinator
Tauranga : 24 hours per week
Fixed Term to 30 June 2020

Are you organised, love cycling and enjoy meeting and communicating with others and able to take initiative ?

If the answer is yes, we want to hear from you! Sport Bay of Plenty is looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to provide community cycling workshops and mentoring. These will include facilitating ‘cycle skill’ workshops for adults, and supporting the development and growth of cycling groups across the Western Bay of Plenty region. The focus will be on cycling for both recreational and commuting purposes.

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

-Experience in teaching cycle skills to children or adults; preferably qualified Cycle Skills instructor with Level 3.
-Multiple years’ experience in cycling.
-Bachelor or equivalent in sport, recreation or health related.
-National Certificate in Recreation and Sport.
-Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation.
-Knowledge of risk assessment and management strategies particularly related to cycling.
-Experience in facilitating, educating and presenting to groups confidently.
-Passion for working with local communities and workplaces to increase cycle participation.
-Excellent time management.
-A high level of motivation, innovation and ability to work independently and as part of a team.
-Able to work flexible hours, which may include evening work.
-Competency with Microsoft Outlook and Word and a commitment to ensure administration processes and reporting requirements are followed.
-Illustrate the ability to work by the Sport BOP values as listed in the job description.

Applications must include a covering letter and CV and be emailed to by the closing date. To discuss the details of this position further please contact Sonia Lynds via phone 021456967 or email on Please note the successful applicant will be subject to a police vetting check.

Job Description

Applications close 12pm Thursday 29th August 2019. Interviews to be held in the first week of September


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