2018-03-16T14:05:45+13:00March 7th, 2018|Kawai Purapura|

We are on the look out for our next volunteer coordinator.

About Us: Kawai Purapura is a busy Retreat Centre in Albany, Auckland. It is a bustling centre for its 90 residents, 30 international volunteers, retreat guests, yoga training students, community classes, venue hire, and festivals. It houses bush walks, swimming pool, spa and sauna and is a place of peace and tranquility for its many visitors.

Volunteer Coordinator (end of April start date)

As the Volunteer Coordinator, you are in charge of all the volunteers, their accommodation and work schedule. This role requires a competent person who can remain calm under pressure; is a people person, and a multi-tasker – but primarily, someone who shares the values of our organisation.

Your tasks include:

  • Recruitment of volunteer (fielding email/website inquiries)
  • Creating daily job schedules + reception roster
  • Scheduling accommodations and maintenance of same
  • There are also a handful of other administrative tasks include ordering of stationery, cleaning products and other consumables.

Needless to say, our Volunteer Coordinator plays a key role in the smooth running of our organisation.

Hours are 18 hours per week volunteer (in exchange for accommodation) + 12 hours paid per week at $20 per hour. Due to the continuity of the work we ask you to stay a minimum of 3 months. Valid NZ work visa required.

Send questions and/or your application (CV and Cover letter) to: