Jobs & Volunteering

Operations Manager Position

We now have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our team in the position of Camp Operations Manager.

The candidate we seek is ideally someone who has previous business management experience in camps and camping, who is keen to lead and inspire staff, including volunteers, and contribute to the success of the camp in line with our Statement of Faith, which can be found on our website HERE

In every aspect of the role, the Operations Manager will be a role model in the Christian faith, with a wide and diverse range of responsibilities, providing oversight to operational staff, coordinating resources associated with the delivery of camp activities and addressing any issues that arise during the day to day running of the camp.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Business Management experience
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • A friendly and positive attitude based on Christian values
  • The ability to work in a team environment
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to follow SOP
  • Excellent computer skills
  • The ability to multitask and prioritise
  • Self-management and problem-solving skills
  • Physically fit

If you’re looking for a role with variety and love to work in a great team environment promoting your faith, then please email your Cover Letter and CV to our board chairman, Russell Harrex ( or pick up the phone and call Russell on 0278442965 for more information.

Other Opportunities

CYC Waihola is a Christian Camp passionate about sharing who Jesus is with young people and advancing the Kingdom of God. People who love God are the key to this mission.

Volunteer Positions

We are always on the look for people that have a vibrant faith in Jesus and are willing to share it with others. There are many different ways you can serve at CYC Waihola, such as:

  • Leadership at our Ministry Camps
  • Cooking at our Ministry & Leadership camps
  • Speaking at our Ministry & Leadership Camps
  • Volunteering your skills on one of our sub-committees (Family Camp, Camping Camping or Facility/Building Committee)
  • Vounteering at one of our many working bees each year

To start the process of getting involved it is important we know who you are and what your skills are. All volunteers and leaders at our camps must complete the following forms to start the process:

  • Application Form / Police Vet – This form introduces you to us and is where you tell us important information such as your contact details, health concerns, emergency contacts and about your faith. Also at the bottom of this form is a place for you to specify a verbal referee whom we may contact to discuss your suitability as a leader at CYC Waihola.

Once you have completed these forms email them through to and we will be in touch with you.

Paid Positions

  • Operations Manager (as above)
  • No other paid positions exist at this time


  • Internships are run through Christian Camping NZ and Pathways Bible College
  • Email for more information about internships at CYC Waihola