We are looking for people!

Do you have a passion for teaching kids? Do you get a buzz from seeing someone achieve a new skill? Are you active, friendly, supportive and a caring team player that is a fantastic role model for young people? …. Active Attitude could benefit from having you play on our team!

How to Apply:

  • E-mail ashleigh@activeattitude.co.nz and ask for one of our Application forms.
  • Complete Application Form.
  • Provide us with contact details of two people that could act as referees.
  • E-mail application form to ashleigh@activeattitude.co.nz
  • Active Attitude will contact you about your application and arrange a time of an interview. If successful you will be required to undergo a police check.

Current Vacancy:

Trampoline & Tumbling Team Leader (20-40 hours)

Active Attitude is a Northland gymnastics club located in Whangarei (http://www.whangareinz.com/), with programmes also taught out at Northland schools and through running gymnastics clubs in Bream Bay and Dargaville.

Gymnastics is the main sport Active Attitude delivers (along with athletics and swimming).  The club values recreational members just as much as the competitive athlete.

Active Attitude is looking for a Trampoline and Tumbling Team Leader to manage and continue to grow it’s recreational and competitive Trampoline and Tumbling programmes, develop the coaching team and excel in providing our members with a quality sports experience.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced coach to lead newly established competitive and recreational Trampoline and Tumbling programmes.

If you have a background in teaching Trampoline and/or Tumbling, have management skills, enjoy working in a family centred environment and equally enjoy hands on coaching and programme administration, then this could be the role for you.

This role is currently set at 20 hours per week, but can be turned into a full-time position (40 hours), by the addition of hours in other areas where you may have experience:

  • Marketing
  • Administration
  • School programmes
  • Early childhood movement programmes

Remuneration: $23-$30 per hour (dependent upon experience/qualifications and responsibilities).

Successful applicants will have:

  • A minimum of a GNZ Elementary Trampoline or Tumbling qualification or International equivalent (if only qualified in either Trampoline or Tumbling, then the applicant must be willing to complete the other coaching qualification within 6 months of starting the position).
  • Good all-round knowledge of safe conditioning practices for youth sport, skill progressions and technique.
  • Self-motivation to always be improving their own performance and the performance of their team of coaches and athletes.
  • Values that match our company values.
  • Dedication to maintaining Health and Safety practices and procedures.
  • A passion for teaching young people and making a difference in their lives.
  • Previous experience with preparing athletes for competitions and coaching at competitions.
  • Attention to detail – with great class management and planning skills.

This position is available from the 7th of January 2019 (start date is negotiable for the right person).

For an application form and Job Description please contact Ashleigh McCaw.

Please note:  Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

This role will be Police Vetted and re-vetted annually.

Applications are now open and close 5pm 23rd November 2018.

Application forms and CV are to be sent to:

Ashleigh McCaw – Director



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