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Rugby for Life Program Director

Rugby for Life (RFL) Contract Position

Rugby for Life is a registered Charitable Trust dedicated to enriching the lives of all Northlanders. Leveraging the power of rugby, Rugby for Life aims to develop people and communities, embrace positive change, and nurture pride within the people of Northland.

We exist to lead social and economic change in our rugby communities, including rugby clubs and other rugby related organisations. Our intention is to provide hope, skill and capability development for sustainable health and wellbeing now and in the future.

About the position:

The RFL Program Director is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Rugby for Life initiative and its successful delivery, including hiring staff, managing the budget and promoting the program to all stake holders and potential participants and partners. The duties include setting the scope of the program for phase 2 and the next 3 years, setting deadlines and delegating tasks to team members.

The successful applicant will have:

Demonstrated leadership skills

Strategic mind set

Ability to multitask

Problem-solving skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Interpersonal skills

Build and develop meaningful relationships with all stakeholders

Project and program managed skills and successful delivery of programs

Eligibility to work in New Zealand

Please apply in writing to Riki Kinnaird – by 18th August 2021

Rugby for Life - Northland Rugby Union




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