Permanent, Auckland based.

We are open to hiring either one full-time coordinator, or two part-time coordinators (approx 20 hours each). Please indicate your ideal preference and availability for hours on application.

 If you are open to either part-time or full-time, please state this too.  

Kia hiwa rā! E kimi ana mātou i tētahi kaimahi hou.

InsideOUT Kōaro is a national youth charity seeking a Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau Schools Coordinator to support our growing mahi with Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau schools. This includes work across the entire Auckland region. You will need to have some flexible availability during school hours (8am-4pm Monday to Friday) for this role.

You will be responsible for managing and developing InsideOUT’s relationships with schools and school groups in Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau. You will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of a regional network for schools with rainbow diversity groups/queer-straight alliances and supporting local volunteers. InsideOUT’s work with schools will sit alongside and tautoko the work of RainbowYOUTH, the local organisation providing peer support and advocacy for rainbow and takatāpui young people.This will include planning and facilitating regular meet-ups alongside volunteers and providing support to schools and school groups through resources, professional development training, and providing advice over phone, e-mail, and in-person as required. You will provide quarterly reports on the progress of your work and maintain a database of your interactions with schools. 

InsideOUT is a growing organisation that works to support youth, whānau, schools, community groups, youth services, government agencies and other relevant organisations to provide safer schools and communities for rainbow young people.

We are looking for someone with superb organisational and communication skills and outstanding knowledge of the challenges faced by sexual, sex, and gender minorities. Experience in facilitation and previous experience working with young people and schools is strongly desired. You are self-motivated with strong time management skills, and will work to uphold the vision and values of InsideOUT.  This includes a strengths based approach to youth work. 

For the right applicant, additional hours may be available to support the delivery of rainbow competency training outside of schools. We are especially interested to hear from experienced facilitators who have worked in kaupapa Māori or Pacific spaces. 

We are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and honouring matauranga Māori and tikanga Māori. Our preference is for someone who shares these commitments, and either has a strong understanding of te ao Māori, or is willing to learn.

A restricted or full drivers license and own vehicle is desired for this position as the role will require travel within the wider Auckland region. You must be comfortable working independently, however will not be our only staff member in Auckland. More information about the organisation is available on our website:

The successful applicant will be paid above a living wage.


Download a full job description. E-mail your CV and cover letter to by 03/06/21 to apply. 


InsideOUT is an inclusive employer and we value diversity. Applications will be considered regardless of ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexuality, physical or mental ability. Work hours and locations can also be flexible.