Rugby Coaches

Canterbury, Ashburton

Expressions of Interest Sought

First XV Boys’ (UC Championship Team) & Girls’ Rugby Coaches - Expressions of Interest Sought

Ashburton College, in association with the Mid Canterbury Rugby Union, is seeking to further enhance the sport of Rugby in the College and invites expressions of interest in key voluntary roles in the Ashburton College Rugby Programme.

The persons appointed are required to maintain positive relationships and links with the College and ensure student management is consistent with College Policies and Procedures. The coaches once appointed will have the ability to appoint their own managers.

The successful applicants will be responsible for leading the preparation and coaching, on and off the field, of the 1st XV to a standard of excellence that is required of teams participating in this prestigious competition, while embracing the Values of the College and the MCRU.

  • Key attributes sought in the appointees include: Strong technical knowledge of the modern game, combined with sound coaching and analytical skills.
  • Experience in coaching sport at teenage representative level or higher.
  • Special interest in College sport, balancing the objectives of success in the short-term, with the development of individual athletes in a team environment.
  • An ability to work with and challenge a group of aspiring rugby players.

Applications close noon, Friday 8 November 2019

Expressions of interest or enquiries about commitments can be made via email to:
Ross Preece
Principal, at

Please provide a brief rugby CV and referees.

Trainee Drycleaning Garment Tech/Customer Service

Canterbury, Ashburton

Due to growth, we have two positions available:

Trainee Drycleaning Garment Technician/Customer Service Person
Full-time position
This position involves learning all aspects of drycleaning, operating garment finishing equipment and interacting with our customers in our retail area. Ideally you will have an interest in fashion and fabrics, an eye for detail and a high standard of personal presentation. You will also be involved in other areas of our busy laundry.

Customer Service / Delivery Person
Fixed term 1/12/2019 – 30/6/2020 to cover extended leave

This role involves delivery and collection of laundry. You need to be able to keep to a schedule and have the ability to retain information well. This role involves repetitive lifting of laundry bags, so you need to be physically fit and strong. In this role you are the face of our business, so you must be customer focused. A full clean class 1 driver’s licence and the ability to
drive a range of vehicles competently with a good local knowledge.

At Wrights ApparelMaster we have a great team. To join our team you will possess and be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A can do attitude, ability to find solutions rather than problems, understand the importance of customers and respect other team members in the workplace.

We are a locally owned growing business, with great systems to ensure clear workflow.

To apply for either of these positions, please email a covering letter and your CV to:

Warrant of Fitness Inspector/Mechanic

Canterbury, Ashburton

Allenton Auto Centre is a locally owned and operated, true Kiwi garage, in the heart of MidCanterbury which offers fuel, WOF’s, workshop services, tyres and more.

We have a vacancy available in our team for a Warrant of Fitness Inspector/Mechanic.

The key job of this role will be to carry out Warrant of Fitness inspections which means you’ll already have your VI authority and you’ll have a clean and proven record and experience in this area. We’ll also expect some mechanic work from time to
time, so you’ll keep your skills sharp.

We’re looking for the right person, so we’re flexible when it comes to hours, we’re happy to consider applications for full or part time hours. We’re after someone who has a high level of workmanship and commitment to providing quality service who
wants to join a small team who pull together to get the job done.

To apply, please provide a letter detailing your relevant experience to Jane at

Applicants for this position should have a current NZ Drivers Licence, NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


Canterbury, Ashburton


If this position sounds like you, please contact:
Anglican Missioner Roger Sutton

Part Time Position
Anglican Advocacy Mid Canterbury, has established
a successful and respected advocacy service in
The team’s advocates work to support and advocate
to resolve difficult issues clients are facing.
The role of the Coordinator requires a non
judgemental person who has a heart for people,
empathy, an ability to challenge, think outside the
square, has leadership ability, is a great team player
and is a ‘go getter ’.
To be able to build relationships with the advocates,
all Social Service agencies, organisations and
individuals with the focus and energy to continue
to grow this much needed service into Mid
This part time position would ideally suit someone
who has worked in Social Services and/or has
strong interpersonal skills.
Applications close Friday, November 22.


Canterbury, Ashburton

Allied Press Ltd is seeking an experienced journalist ready to take the next career step in their career, as Editor for The Ashburton Courier.

The Ashburton Courier is a weekly community newspaper delivered to more than 16,000 homes across Mid Canterbury
and the surrounding rural areas.

The Ashburton Courier is the largest circulating and best read newspaper within the Mid Canterbury area.

This is an exciting opportunity and provides the successful applicant the ability to help shape and connect the community we serve.

You will be responsible for our newspaper layout, leading the news team, writing stories and co-ordinating news-gathering for The Ashburton Courier.

The successful applicant will be self motivated, tenacious and have a passion for news and building relationships within our
local community. Ability to find local stories, juggle tasks, meet deadlines and write engaging, accurate copy is essential. You will have an eye for photography. Video and website skills are desirable.

It is essential that you have a full driver’s licence. Given the nature of the role occasional evenings and weekend work may be required.

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity for you, please send your CV with a covering letter to

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Our well respected local title is owned by Allied Press, the largest independent publisher in New Zealand.

Please note that you must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this role.


Canterbury, Ashburton

Club & MSA

We require a person able to take monthly accounts
to Balance Sheet stage and
perform backup office duties.
Would suit a parent wanting to work 9am-3pm.
Contact Simon McDonnell on 3087149

Delivery People Wanted

Canterbury, Ashburton

to deliver the Ashburton Courier and Realty
every Thursday delivering the Ashburton
Courier and Realty in the Tinwald (Buckleys
Terrace/Melcombe Street) area.

Phone Leonie on
308 7664 or email