Redcliffs Community Shed Supervisor Position

About Us

The Redcliffs Community Shed is committed to making a significant contribution to the quality of community life. To do this, we strive to empower our people and develop relationships to ensure we deliver great service to the community, and do so in a safe, reliable and progressive way.

Sumner Bays Union Trust (the employer) is a charitable trust operating in the Sumner and Redcliffs area carrying out community development work.

 About You

To fit this role, you will know what it means to be a great leader, and love being able to problem-solve, take ownership, lead and motivate.

The Role

We wish to employ a Shed Supervisor for a period of 12 to 14 weeks from February 2015

Your employer will be the Sumner Bays Union Trust board and you will be working from the Redcliffs Community Shed.

The position calls for approximately 20 hours of work a week at variable times.

The person we seek should be familiar with working with all age groups and abilities.

The ability to promote and encourage membership of the Redcliffs Community Shed

Ideally have some knowledge of woodworking and engineering equipment.

Be fit and able as some lifting is involved.

Able to oversee arts, crafts and like groups.

Have a valid current drivers licence.

Have a first aid certificate or willingness and ability to gain this.

As you will be working with all ages and abilities you will be subject to Police clearance.

If you want to be part of the Redcliffs Community Shed team and have excellent leadership skills then we want to hear from YOU! Apply now!

Applications close on 7th January 2015

Download the Shed supervisor Job Description here: Shed supervisor Job Description

Email applications to

Post applications to Sumner Bays Union Trust, 57 Nayland Street, Sumner, Christchurch 8081