Career Opportunities

Eastern Sports currently has the following opportunities:


ECSR Community Recreation Manager - Maternity Leave Cover


Eastern Community Sport and Recreation Inc. (ECSR) was formed in 2008 to bring New Brighton key sports clubs together. ECSR aims to provide affordable and accessible sport and recreation programmes for the eastern suburbs, our vision is “Activity for all Activity for Life”.

A full-time position has come available in July 2021 for an experienced Sport and Recreation Manager to cover a staff member taking Maternity leave for 6-12 months.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced sport and recreation manager with excellent communication skills who is capable of leading a team and driving new community initiatives. The role will require someone who is passionate about activating and engaging the community, forward thinking and can quickly adapt to different situations. You will also be responsible for managing facilities, program development and building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders.

A full position description is attached, this position is initially 20 hours per week during June and will commence full time cover from July 2021, including some evening and weekend work.

Applications should be received no later than Monday 24th May 5pm and should include a cover letter and CV. To be considered for the position you must have the right to work in New Zealand and a full driver’s licence. Interviews will be held 26th/27th May with the successful candidate in place early June 2021.

Position Description:  ECSR-Recreation-Manager-Maternity-Leave-Position-Description.pdf

Please send your applications to:

For more information about ECSR please visit our website

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