Netball New Zealand

Netball is the most popular women's sport in New Zealand.

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National and Emerging Talent Selectors

Netball New Zealand is calling for Expressions of Interest for temporary selectors for the National and Emerging Talent Selection Panels.

Selectors would be required to attend tournaments and competitions to select and profile athletes in order to contribute to succession planning and identifying athletes who have the potential to become Silver ferns who win.

Temporary Panel Selectors EOI 2017.pdf 217.3 KB PDF

Registering your Expression of Interest:
Please register your expression of interest along with your current CV and covering letter to by Friday 24 February.

Community Netball Manager - Netball South

Netball South Zone is seeking applications for this senior and vital role for grassroots netball in Otago and Southland. The sports industry is dynamic and netball is no exception.

The Community Netball Manager is an advocate for netball, leading a Development team, that delivers advice and support, and multiple development programmes and events to the netball community. Led by the Community Netball Manager, the Zone Community team works together with the Netball Centres to bring the best possible netball and life experiences they can to over 15,000 players, coaches, umpires and technical officials throughout Otago and Southland. It’s very rewarding for the sort of person that wants to make a difference.

This role is very much about relationship management, leadership and service, so proven experience in planning, consultation and change management are crucial as is experience in developing and successfully implementing strategies, plans, policies and processes, and inspiring stakeholders.

A broad knowledge of the sporting sector particularly in the non-profit community space would be an advantage, as would experience in budget creation and management.

Job descriptions are available from
For enquires about the position please email
Applications close on 17th February.
Netball South welcomes your enquiry.

Community Netball Manager - Netball Mainland

Netball is New Zealand’s leading female sport at both the community and international level. The

Sport has grown significantly over the past 10 years. Netball Mainland is one of five Zones, affiliated to Netball New Zealand, responsible for the support, promotion and development of Netball across the Nelson, Marlborough, Buller, West Coast and Canterbury regions.

Netball Mainland are now recruiting for a full time Community Netball Manager, based in Christchurch, for a 12month Fixed Term Maternity Leave Contract.

The Community Netball Manager will be the advocate for community netball within the zone. The role will input into and ensure effective delivery of a coordinated Zone Community Netball Plan, which will:

•Grow and sustain participation numbers for players, coaches, officials and administrators

•Increase the quality for players, coaches, officials and administrators in all areas.

•Improve capacity and capability at grassroots

•Grow and build relationships with key stakeholders

To secure this position, you'll have broad sporting sector knowledge, experience and extensive knowledge of grass roots sport as well as experience in developing and successfully implementing strategies and plans. It will be important for you to have a strong understanding of Community Netball and the Netball development officer network. Strong relationship and time management skills as well as the ability to work with a diverse range of stakeholders by sharing relevant information will be crucial skills you must possess.

The successful applicant will be a skilled communicator, highly organised, well planned and reliable with the ability to work evenings and weekends when necessary.

Zone Community Netball Manager - position description.pdf 128.1 KB PDF

Have you got the skills and experience we need? Keen to be part of the future of Netball in New Zealand? If so, email a detailed CV and covering letter to:
Brigit Hearn
Netball Mainland Zone
Phone: (03) 351 0574
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
Closing date for applications is 5.00 p.m. Friday 3rd March 2017

Head of Finance & Strategy - Netball New Zealand

The Head of Finance and Strategy has the key responsibility for maintaining the strategic overview and support execution of NNZ’s long term and short term strategies. Reporting directly to the CEO, the role focuses on leading the functions of Finance, IT, HR, Legal and Operational policy, ensuring optimal support is provided to the organisation, the required services are provided to the Zones, and Oceania Netball Federation, and that all statutory and compliance obligations are met. Based at NNZ’s Parnell Head Office, this is a very important role and sits on the Senior Management Team.

Netball New Zealand - Head of Finance and Strategy - December 2016[1].pdf 31.7 KB PDF

Have you got the skills and experience we need? Keen to be part of the future of New Zealand Netball? If so, send your detailed C.V to Clare Turner in complete confidence immediately: email or Tel. 09 623 5521 (ddi).