Expressions of Interest for Auckland Team Manager to NZ T&F Championships 2023
Athletics Auckland is looking for expressions of interest for the position of Manager of the Auckland Team to the 2023 NZ Track & Field Championships in Wellington, March 2nd-5th 2023. This is a volunteer role.
The 2023 Auckland Team will be comprised of athletes chosen by the Auckland T&F Selectors to represent Auckland in Grades U16 to Senior. It may include up to 200 athletes who would be travelling and staying individually, not in supervised Team accommodation. The Management team will comprise up to eight people, including Grade Managers for the U16 athletes.
The position of overall Team Manager requires someone with good communication skills who is familiar with World Athletics Competition Rules, and who has previous experience attending senior NZ Athletics Championships. The Team Manager would have overall responsibility for liaising with athletes, coaches and officials prior to and at the Championships, coordinating the rest of the management team, handling scratchings, corrections and official protests by Auckland athletes, and dealing with any problems that may arise for athletes during the 4 days of competition.
If you are interested in managing the Auckland Team to the 2023 Championships, please email the Athletics Auckland office with an expression of interest. Current Athletics NZ Community Volunteer Membership (which includes a Police Vetting) is required of all the management team.