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.


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Kiwisport WBOP Rugby League Development Officer - Fixed Term Part-time - Upper Central Zone Rugby League

Upper Central Zone Rugby League is seeking to employ a Kiwisport WBOP Rugby League Development Officer for up to 20 hours per week for the period February – October 2018, based in the Tauranga area.

The successful applicant will be a self-starter who is passionate about rugby league, an effective communicator, computer literate with a high level of initiative, commitment with strong planning and organisational skills.

The role will be responsible for the delivery of programmes into targeted schools and clubs in the Sport Bay of Plenty geographical region.
You will also be involved with further promotion and development of the game in the Upper Central Zone region through the junior programmes already in place. Night and weekend availability is essential.

A job description is available on request.

Applications close at 12.00pm, Friday, 14th December.

Interviews will take place at Sport Bay of Plenty, Tauranga on Wednesday 19th December.

Please apply by sending a covering letter and CV to:

Mel Bennett
General Manager
Upper Central Zone Rugby League


Competitions Administrator - permanent part-time - Tauranga Hockey

Tauranga Hockey Association (THA) is the lead organisation responsible for delivering hockey at all levels throughout the Western Bay of Plenty.

Tauranga Hockey is seeking a motivated, credible and well organised individual to fill the role of Competitions Administrator. This is a new role responsible for supporting the volunteer competition committees with the administration and delivery of hockey in the region.

The successful applicant shall be a skilled communicator, highly organised, decisive, reliable, be computer savvy and have some understanding of competition management. The ability to relate and work closely with all key stakeholders including Tauranga Hockey staff, Board, volunteer competition committees, clubs, schools and the wider hockey community is essential.

This is a Part Time Permanent role consisting of 30 hours across five days a week. However, given the seasonal nature of the sport, hours may vary depending on the time of year and some evening and weekend work will be required where necessary.

Applications (including a cover letter, CV and completed application form) can be sent to the General Manager at or PO Box 4012, Mount Maunganui 3149 by midday Friday 14 December 2018.

Job Description

Application Form


Full-Time/Part-Time Tennis Coach Employment Mount Maunganui Tennis Club

Professional Tennis Coach wanted to join Paul Arnott Tennis Ltd at Mount Maunganui Tennis Club.

A great opportunity has arisen for a professional tennis coach to join the Coaching Team of Paul Arnott Tennis Ltd at Mount Maunganui Tennis Club in the Bay of Plenty.

Mount Maunganui Tennis Club is set in the grounds of Blake Park and is walking distance from the beautiful beach. The club has a very diverse membership which encompasses Junior Hot Shots Tennis, Senior Coaching programme which caters for all levels, Senior & Junior Interclub, Cardio Tennis, Midweek Ladies, Senior & Junior Club Nights, Senior Club Day, Business House, Fast 4 Shoot Out Tournaments, Individual Senior & Junior coaching and lots more social events.

The suitable applicant will need to be competent in all aspects of club coaching and have the skill level to play and represent MMTC at Senior Interclub. The ability to communicate in a professional and friendly manner with club members and other coaching staff is essential.

If you are interested in this position and think that you have the necessary skills to fulfil this role, please apply to:

Paul Arnott
Enquiries: 02102363223

To check out more employment opportunities within the Sport and Recreation industry visit the SportNZ website or NZ Recreation Association website

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