Sport Canterbury Canterbury

Healthy Active Learning advisors (up to 3 positions)

Other senior leadership, General, Healthy Active Learning advisors

Health and physical education

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:47 AM 29 October 2019
Closes 5pm 17 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1Ef

Healthy Active Learning is a joint initiative between Sport New Zealand and the Ministries of Health and Education seeking to improve child and youth wellbeing through healthy eating and quality physical activity. Sport Canterbury is the Regional Sports Trust serving the Canterbury and West Coast region and has been selected as one of 8 regions to roll out the regional workforce element of this initiative. We are seeking up to 3 talented advisors with a track record of empowering others, to join our team.

Healthy Active Learning regional advisors will work with Boards of Trustees, principals and teachers of primary and intermediate schools to provide advice and support. They will support school leaders to better plan and implement the health and physical education and haoura curriculum, identify and develop opportunities for quality physical activity experiences for tamariki (in school and in the community), and advise on how to establish healthy behaviours and environments through healthy food and water-only policies. 

For these 4 year fixed-term roles based in our Hornby office, our Healthy Active Learning advisors will have:

  • Experience working with primary and intermediate schools
  • Experience in designing and facilitating professional learning and development opportunities
  • Extensive knowledge of the health and physical education curriculum with practical delivery experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of how the sport and education sectors interact to deliver PE, sport, active recreation and play opportunities for tamariki.

Vehicle provided.

How to apply

Email/phone for an application form and position description. Applications should include a completed application form, cover letter and CV emailed to:

Chloe Wilkinson
(03) 373 5060

Healthy Active Learning Advisor application form
Application Form vc338b573e9

Healthy Active Learning Advisor Position Description
Healthy Active Learning Advisor PD v3

Vacancy reference #:1HA1Ef

Listed 9:47 AM 29 October 2019
Closes 5pm 17 November 2019

Sport Canterbury NZ

Organisation details

Sport Canterbury

Location: Canterbury