- HPSNZ Regional Medical Lead: Waikato (0.6 FTE)
- Cycling New Zealand Medical Director (0.4 FTE)
An exciting opportunity has arisen within High Performance Sport New Zealand to lead the Performance Health across the Waikato Region. In collaboration with Cycling New Zealand, HPSNZ has established a new and full time role that will support the development of sustainable world class medical support to Waikato based athletes.
In addition to being responsible for ensuring the delivery of world leading medical support to identified elite Cycling New Zealand athletes, through its regional leadership, this role will be central to expanding the breadth and quality of healthcare support to all identified athletes in the Waikato. In collaboration with the HPSNZ Director of Performance Health, the successful candidate will play a leading role in the future development of the support to elite New Zealand Athletes. Due to the significance of this role, it is anticipated that the successful individual will play a central role in future NZ Olympic Committee health teams for pinnacle events such as the Olympic and Commonwealth Games.
The beautiful Waikato region is home to many of New Zealand's most successful sports and athletes, including cycling, kayaking and rowing. This unique opportunity suits an individual with a proven track record in working in elite sport healthcare and who desires to have a significant impact on the future of New Zealand sport. The successful candidate will have a range of skill sets, including a strong clinical, leadership and research background.
High Performance Sport is looking for a high calibre individual to fill this important and exciting role.