High Performance Sport New Zealand’s (HPSNZ) vision is to have more New Zealanders winning on the world stage. To help make this happen our dedicated team of professionals are providing world class support to our country’s elite athletes.
HPSNZ is seeking applications for a six month contractor position – Strength and Conditioning Coach – Dunedin. This position is focused on delivery to identified developmental level athletes and will also assist where necessary with delivery to HPSNZ carded athletes. In addition, the role will incorporate ensuring the Dunedin facility operates at a world class level, complies with all health and safety requirements and provides a safe environment for all athletes to thrive.
You will be passionate about high performance sport across all levels of the developmental pathway and have achieved as a minimum an undergraduate degree level qualification in a sport science related curriculum. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate at a number of levels with athletes, coaches, sport scientists and medicine providers are essential. Experience supporting elite athletes will be beneficial.
Hours involved – minimum 0.3 FTE, possibly up to 0.6 FTE. To be confirmed at interview stage.