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HP Athlete Development Leader

Waikato Full time

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Rowing New Zealand
Applications Close
05 May
Date Listed
16 April

Rowing NZ is the governing body of rowing in New Zealand, whose primary objective is to foster and promote the sport of rowing in New Zealand in all its forms and classifications. The High Performance (HP) arm of the organisation looks after all the international teams representing New Zealand, from juniors through to the elite team.

Rowing NZ is seeking to employ a HP Athlete Development Leader full-time on a fixed term agreement until December 2020 to;

  • provide leadership and operation support to HP Athlete Development programmes
  • further develop and enhance all areas of athlete development to provide a fully integrated athlete pathway
  • ensure the delivery of athletes to create and maintain sustainable success on the world stage
  • work with the Coach Development Manager to develop and enhance the coaching pathways to better support athlete development.

The ideal candidate will have experience within HP sport and success leading and developing sport / athlete development programmes. They will be a strong team player with excellent communication skills with the ability to develop a positive culture and achieve buy-in from key stakeholders.

The candidate must have the ability to work weekends and undertake domestic and international travel.

A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the candidate who can commit to the multifaceted demands of this role.

Applications via email only to rachael@rowingnz.kiwi

Applications close May 5th, 2019.

HP Athlete Development Leader Job Description.pdf