Sport Taranaki Taranaki

Healthy active learning advisor

General, Healthy Active Learning Advisor

Health and physical education

Listed 11:04 AM 14 July 2021
Closes 5pm 30 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANHJ

Sport Taranaki are looking for a team of healthy active learning advisors to play a critical role in the implementation of healthy active learning, a joint government initiative between Sport New Zealand and the Ministries of Health and Education.

As the healthy active learning advisor, you will support school leaders and teachers to better plan and implement the health and physical education curriculum (HPE), identify, and develop opportunities for quality play, sport and physical activity experiences for tamariki (in school and in the community), and advise on how to establish healthy behaviours and environments through supporting the adoption and implementation of healthy food and water-only policies. This includes developing and maintaining meaningful relationships with schools, and community health and physical activity providers to ensure a connected and coordinated approach to health and well-being outcomes for our tamariki.

The healthy active learning advisors will need to have a growth mindset, a passion for physical activity, display social/emotional intelligence, embrace inclusivity and diversity and be able to have courageous conversations to achieve desired results.

 For more information about this role, an application form and job description can be downloaded from our website. 

How to apply

If you have any further queries, please contact Chris on (021) 116 7726 or Please send your CV, cover letter and application form to:

Megan Peters
(027) 739 4864

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANHJ

Listed 11:04 AM 14 July 2021
Closes 5pm 30 July 2021

Sport Taranaki NZ

Organisation details

Sport Taranaki

Location: Taranaki