Sport Northland Northland

Healthy active learning facilitator - Far North

General, Healthy active learning facilitator

Health and physical education

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:46 AM 19 October 2021
Closes 5pm 17 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQY1

Are you a teacher looking for a break from the classroom? Or have experience in the education sector? Do you want great work life balance with flexible working hours and a fun team to work with? Sport Northland is currently looking for a healthy active learning facilitator for the Far North area to join the Active Communities Team within our passionate organisation.

 Mō te tūranga | Primary Purpose

To work with Boards of Trustees, Principals, senior leaders and teachers of targeted primary and intermediate schools and kura Kaupapa to create healthy, active school environments with strong connections to their communities. 

To support school leaders and teachers to better plan and implement the health and physical education curriculum, identify and develop opportunities for quality physical activity experiences for tamariki (in school), work alongside school staff to understand holistic approaches to health and wellbeing in schools and connect with kaupapa māori approaches to hauora and education.

 A healthy active learning facilitator will have:

  • Experience working with primary and intermediate schools
  • Experience in designing and facilitating professional learning and development opportunities
  • Experience in facilitating change within a school setting
  • Knowledge and understanding of the New Zealand Curriculum and/or Te Marautanga o Aotearoa
  • 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.

 Application forms need to be completed which can be found on the link below, together with CV and a cover letter detailing how your skills best match the person specifications required for the position.

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. 

How to apply

Please apply online and direct enquiries to:

Jen Fielden
(027) 706 4218

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQY1

Listed 10:46 AM 19 October 2021
Closes 5pm 17 November 2021

Sport Northland NZ

Organisation details

Sport Northland

Location: Northland