A list of sport vacancies at secondary schools and other sport organisations within the greater Wellington region.

Samuel Marsden Collegiate School
Director of Sport and Active Recreation

Start Date - 26 April 2023

Samuel Marsden Collegiate School is widely regarded as one of Aotearoa’s leading independent schools for girls, from Year 1 to Year 13, with a proud history dating back to 1878. Marsden aspires to lay the foundation for lives of meaning, accomplishment and genuine happiness within our faith-based environment, and is New Zealand’s first Visible Wellbeing™ School.

Responsible to the Principal, the Director of Sport & Active Recreation is responsible for the leadership and delivery of Marsden’s sport and active recreation strategy. ‘Every Body Active’. The Director will maintain oversight of all sport and active recreation across the school (Years 1-13), whilst leading and supporting the Sports Administrator with their day to day management of sport and active recreation across Years 1-8.

The successful applicant will have a proven track record of building and maintaining reciprocally respectful relationships, and hold credibility and mana within the schools sports sector. They will possess a passion for working with young people and whānau, and be attuned with the importance of increasing and enhancing participation whilst maintaining high levels of integrity and professionalism.

A detailed position description and our Sport & Active Recreation Plan are available to view on our website

To apply for the position, please send a covering letter together with your CV to the Principal at email:

​​​​​​​Applications close on Friday 17 March 2023 at 4.00pm.