Wellington Hockey Association vacancy - Community Hockey Officer

March 27, 2018



About the Role

The Community Hockey Officer is responsible for effective planning, implementation and delivery of a community hockey programme within Wellington Hockey Association. The Community Hockey Officer will effectively be the face of hockey for the Association, working with the Capital Community Hockey Manager and other Association, Club and School personnel to:

· Grow and sustain participation

· Strengthen community hockey delivery structures, inclusive of volunteers – especially coaches and umpires

· Improve Club and School capability and capacity to deliver


The Community Hockey Officers role is administratively intense and requires you to be:

· Easy going and fun

· Good with Technology and people

· Have an eye for detail

· Be a team player


Our Ideal Candidate:

· Good knowledge of the game of hockey preferred although not essential

· Positive and outgoing attitude

· Able to use initiative

· Ability to work as part of a team to achieve a desired outcome

· A clear communicator in writing and verbally

· There will be a requirement to work evenings and weekends as part of this role

· Ability to implement and develop a programme

· Previous experience within a Community Sport programme is preferred

· Coaching/Teaching experience preferred


Benefits and perks:

Free parking and flexible working hours.


To apply:

To apply for the role please email your cover letter and resume to Anastasia Smith on anastasia@wellingtonhockey.org.nz with the subject title: Community Hockey Officer Role before end of day on 3rd April 2018.

Applications close 5pm April 3 2018.

Kind Regards,

Anastasia Smith

Anastasia Smith • Finance Officer • Wellington Hockey Association

National Hockey Stadium , Mt Albert Rd , Newtown , (P.O Box 2891) , Wellington

Ph: 04 389 3337 • Fax 04 389 3130 • Web: www.wellingtonhockey.org.nz