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SLSNZ General Vacancies

SLSNZ Board Positions

On behalf of the Board Appointments Panel, SLSNZ are now calling for applications for the two (2) SLSNZ Board positions that through rotation become vacant at the end of the 2018 AGM. There are two categories of vacancy:

  • Elected (at the AGM itself) - one (1) vacancy.
  • Appointed (by the Board Appointments Panel) - one (1) vacancy.

Please note the closing date for applications is Monday 23 July 2018.  

Once applications have closed the Board Appointments Panel will shortlist the candidates and then hold interviews. Following this they will make decide on the 'Appointed' role and make recommendations on the candidates applying for the 'Elected' positions. This information will then come out to clubs as part of the AGM information pack on 31st August, so that Clubs can digest this ahead of the meeting.

Available Documents:

Please get in touch with Paul Daltonif you have any questions, SLSNZ CEO | 027 480 2239, paul.dalton@surflifesaving.org.nz 


SLSNZ Beach Education Vacancies:

Head, Senior & Junior Beach Education Instructors

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic lifeguards who enjoy working with children and sharing their knowledge of the surf and beach environment. Surf Life Saving New Zealand operates a tailored program to teach beach, surf and aquatic safety to pupils and schools through all 3 of its Regions (Eastern, Central, Southern). This is no average job, with a mixture of classroom and beach based activities, you will get to spend the summer at the beach educating our younger generation. As a lifeguard there is more than one way to save a life, prevention and education are key. 

To apply for a Beach Education Role you must have a current SLSNZ Surf Lifeguard Award (or overseas equivalent) and preferably have great communication and presentation skills. You will be working with a team of lifeguards, delivering the Beach Education Programme in a fun and interactive way. This programme is run during school hours through school terms 4 and 1. Generally it is part time work with the possibility of up to 30 hours a week for Senior Instructors and Instructors that can travel.

If you have any questions please feel free to touch base any of the coordinators below:

Click to APPLY FOR EASTERN REGION JOBS
Click to APPLY FOR CENTRAL REGION JOBS
Click to APPLY FOR SOUTHERN REGION JOBS

Applications Close: Friday 10 August 2018


SLSNZ Regional Lifeguard Vacancies:

Supervisors, Head, Senior & Junior Regional Lifeguards

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic lifeguards who enjoy working as part of a team to keep our beaches and their users safe. Surf Life Saving New Zealand operates Regional Lifeguard Services through all 3 of its Regions (Eastern, Central, Southern), locations and coverage varies from beach to beach.

To apply for a Regional Lifeguard Service Role you must have a current SLSNZ Surf Lifeguard Award (or overseas equivalent) and Level 1 First Aid Certificate (Unit Standards 6400, 6401 & 6402). You will be working either as a team leader or part of a team, we encourage our guards to create a motivated, proactive and enjoyable environment to deliver a safe lifeguarding service. Generally all Regional Lifeguard Services operate over the peak New Zealand summer holiday period and contracts can vary from seasonal fulltime to partime fill in lifeguards.  

If you have any questions please feel free to touch base with any of the Regional Lifesaving Managers below:

Click to APPLY FOR EASTERN REGION JOBS
Click to APPLY FOR CENTRAL REGION JOBS
Click to APPLY FOR SOUTHERN REGION JOBS

Applications Close: Friday 10 August 2018

Regional Lifeguard Assessment & Dates 2018-2019

Regional Lifeguard Assessments are generally for 1st and 2nd year Regional Lifeguards, once you have submitted your application you will either be offered a Conditional Offer (returning lifeguards only) or invited to complete an assessment, you can also choose an out of Region Assessment.

The Regional Lifeguard Assessment for the 2018/2019 will comprise of the following:

  • 400m Pool Swim
  • 3km Road Run
  • Junior/Senior Theory Assessment
  • Team or Individual Personality Assessment

Eastern Region Assessment Dates/Venues

  • Gisborne: Saturday 20 October 2018, 9:30am, Olympic Pool Complex, Gisborne
  • Coromandel: Saturday 27 October 2018, 9:30am, Whangamata Community Pool, Whangamata
  • Bay of Plenty: Sunday 28 October 2018, 9:30am, Mt Maunganui College Pool, Mt Maunganui

Central Region  Assessment Dates/Venues

  • Wellington: Sunday 26 August 2018, 9:30am, Coastlands Aquatic Centre
  • Taranaki: Saturday 1 September 2018, 9:30am, Todd Energy Aquatic Centre
  • Hawkes Bay: Sunday 2 September 2018, 9:30am, Ocean Spa Napier

Southern Region  Assessment Dates/Venues

  • Christchurch: Saturday 1 September 2018, 9:00am, Taiora QE2 Recreation and Sport Centre
  • Dunedin: Friday 7 September 2018, 6:00pm, Moana Pool, Dunedin
  • Christchurch: Saturday 20 October 2018 9:00am, Taiora QE2 Recreation and Sport Centre

Club Vacancies

There are currently no club vacancies.

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