Rotorua | New Zealand

Sports Director – John Paul College

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated School Sports Director.

This is an exciting and rewarding position to work in a high performing and family orientated school. John Paul College is a co-educational college with students from Years 7-13.

We are regionally and nationally competitive in a number of sports and have a large number of students participating in sport. Our current sports programme is well supported by our community.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate strong leadership, be a strategic planner and have strength in developing and maintaining positive relationships with stakeholders of our sporting programme.

Your key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Promotion and enhancement of participation in sport by students
  • Communication with stakeholders regarding sports
  • Administration and resource management
  • Management of the Edmund Rice Centre and fitness centre

This is a full time position – 40 hours per week. You are required to demonstrate a professional work ethic,
trustworthiness, excellent communication skills and the ability to multi task.

Closing date for applications 15th October 2021

Full position description can be found here.

School Nurse

John Paul College is seeking a qualified nurse to provide a top-level health services for students and staff.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a welcoming, friendly, proactive and well organised nurse who enjoys variety and dealing with a range of people.

Duties include:

  • Administering first aid and immediate care to students and staff
  • Develop healthcare plans
  • Facilitate referrals, immunisations etc..
  • Reporting
  • Working closely with the Counselling Team

To be successful you will need the following skills and attributes:

  • Qualified enrolled or registered nurse
  • Caring, compassionate and sympathetic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good knowledge or willing to learn Youth Health
  • Keeps confidentiality
  • Professional
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Ability to be able to interact with all levels of people
  • Works well both individually and as part of a team.
  • Be highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • Positive attitude and excellent listening skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Previous experience in a school environment advantageous
  • A good working knowledge of MS products, i.e. Word and Excel, plus gmail and google doc’s

This is a permanent term-time only role working 9am – 3pm Monday to Friday. 

Full position description can be found here.

Apply on line or send your application including a covering letter and CV to

Applications close 4pm Friday 22nd October 2021

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