Job Vacancies

The Gore District Council seeks to recruit skilled, appropriately qualified staff to fill job vacancies.

We offer an environment where our staff are proud of the part they play in making the Gore District a great place to live and work.

How to apply for a job

You can apply for any of our vacancies online by filling in the application form provided. You should include a current CV.

You can also apply by downloading the application form and filling it in. It can then be either emailed to our Human Resources/Administration Manager Susan Jones at or posted to us at PO Box 8, Gore 9740. Please ensure you write Confidential on the envelope.


Current Vacancies

Head Swim Coach

A unique opportunity has arisen for a swim coach to join the team at the Gore Aquatic Centre.

Our coach will be involved with a squad that has swimmers who compete at national level as well as a healthy number of promising and developing athletes. We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated coach who can inspire and positively influence our swimmers and who has a proven ability to work independently and within a wider team environment.

The role is full time (37.5 hours per week). The pattern of hours will vary and includes weekend and split shifts.

Applicants should have a minimum of 2-3 years coaching experience and be able to coach learn to swim, development and high performance swimmers. The minimum qualification is a teacher of competitive strokes.

Our new coach will work closely with the Aquatics Swim School Coordinator to ensure a professional and consistent approach to the Leaping Frogs Swim School and sharks squad programmes and services while supporting the Council’s philosophy of swimming for all ages.

A job description and application form is available from the Council office, 29 Bowler Avenue, Gore, or can be downloaded below. You can also apply online.

Applications close with the Human Resources Manager Susan Jones at 5.00pm on Friday 7 April 2017.


Job Description [PDF, 618 KB]

Application Form [PDF, 553 KB]

Gore District Council 29 Bowler Avenue Gore P: 03 209 0330 F: 03 209 0357 E: