Vacancies

We’re looking for great people to help grow hockey in New Zealand. Here’s where you’ll find current job vacancies around the country in the hockey community.


Development Officer

Mid Canterbury Hockey

 The Development Officer will be responsible for the development and implementation of coaching programmes designed to increase coaching and player capability in Mid Canterbury hockey. 

Duties/responsibilities include; 

  • Delivery of Small Sticks Hockey in Schools programme 
  • Delivery of Fun Sticks programme 
  • School holiday & other coaching programmes 
  • Develop & implement new coaching opportunities for coaches & players 

Hours will vary during the year but will average to approx 25 hrs per week. There is the requirement to work some evenings and weekends throughout the winter season. 

You will need to; 

  • Be passionate about the sport of hockey 
  • Have previous experience in a coaching and development role 
  • Have proven experience in planning and facilitating programmes 
  • Have excellent organisational, time management, decision making & people skills 

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. For a copy of the job description and to apply, please email: admin@mchockey.co.nz 

Applications close 5 pm Friday 29th January 2021 


Sommerville Hockey Club Premier Men’s Coach

Somerville H.C. is seeking to fill the position of Head Coach within its Premier Men’s Programme. The Premier men’s team has contested the Top 6 finals for the past 2 seasons and boasts 4 current and former Blacksticks, a number of regional players along with some rising stars from one of the country’s largest junior programmes.

The Premier men’s Head Coach position is supported by an assistant coach (former BS captain Simon Towns) a manager and trainer. The position reports to the clubs Coaching Director.

The club, based in the central suburbs of Auckland New Zealand has a membership of approximately 600 with a history dating back to 1915.

  • Position: Somerville H.C. Premier Coach
  • Contract: 2021 – renewable
  • Salary: On application.

For inquiries and Job Description please contact.

Simon Norton

Coaching Director

Somerville Hockey Club

coachingdirector@somervillehockey.org.nz