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.

To discover what the Gore District has to offer go to or we have this handy brochure with information about the Gore District [PDF, 3.2 MB]

Find out why a career in local government is for you here.

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

We are recruiting for the following positions at the Gore Aquatic Centre:


We need two motivated and enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team. Our lifeguards provide high quality and effective supervision of customers through proactive and vigilant supervision of the pool environment. These are critical positions, involving responsibility for public safety. We can offer set roster options with a minimum of 21.5 hours per week.

Job description - position 1 [PDF, 219 KB]

Job description - position 2 [PDF, 307 KB]

Application form [PDF, 191 KB]

Swim Instructors 

These are part-time roles that may suit students and adults wanting part-time work. Our instructors teach aquatic programmes from babies learn to swim through to adults and professional coaching. The Centre operates on a roster system, seven days a week. No experience necessary as full training will be given, however you must be a competent swimmer. Lifeguard roles include early morning, day, weekend and evening shifts.

Job description [PDF, 218 KB]

Application form [PDF, 191 KB]

If you:
• have a mature outlook and a flexible approach;
• have an excellent work ethic;
• are a reliable team player who enjoys working with people; and
• have a champion attitude!

then we would love to hear from you.

Download an application form [PDF, 191 KB] and the relevant job description, or collect from the Council office, 29 Bowler Avenue, Gore. You can also apply online.

Applications close with the Human Resources Manager, Susan Jones, at 5.00pm on Monday 11 November 2019.

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