Men's Day Programme Coordinator

The City Mission’s Men’s Day Programme runs a broad programme for our men, from educational, job search and job readiness programmes through to life skills, budgeting, health and personal wellness programmes, and everything in between! 

We are seeking a second Men’s Day Programme Coordinator to join the team.  You’ll be working alongside our existing Coordinator to plan, organise and run these programmes.  You’ll also be tasked with creating and identifying creative and innovative opportunities and initiatives that will benefit and support our men.

This is 40 hour per week position (Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm)      

Our ideal appointee will have passion, heart and empathy for the City Mission’s clients, and a genuine desire to work alongside them to reach their goals.  They will have a positive and enthusiastic attitude, great communication skills and strong computer/admin abilities.  They’ll likely have worked in a community or social services role before, and have good networks and knowledge in these areas.

This role requires an excellent understanding of personal boundaries and ethical issues and how they present in a work environment, as well as experience in conflict resolution, calming and de-escalation, and managing and reading groups.

Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 30 May.  To apply, please click the application file links, below:





Marketing Coordinator

Our small but stellar Business Operations team certainly punches above its weight.  The team is tasked with all marketing, communications, fundraising and events for the City Mission. We are looking for a marketing extraordinaire to help drive our brand forward.

You’ll be all over our marketing, from strategy and campaign development, to the implementation through multiple platforms.  You’ll be our social media presence and will be tasked with managing our website. You’ll help develop and grow our brand in the market. You’ll thrive on this varied role which has plenty of scope to show off your creative skills and genuine love for delivering marketing that hits the mark. 

This is a fulltime, 40 hour per week position (Monday – Friday), with some out of office hours work when working with the team on functions and events.

We need you to have a relevant degree, and to have had previous marketing experience, including social media and website management. As an added bonus, we’d love you to have graphic design abilities using the Adobe suite.  We’re looking for someone who is independently resourceful, but loves to work as an integral part of a team, with a desire to achieve team success.

We can offer you competitive remuneration, an amazing team culture, a day off for your birthday plus an active wellbeing programme (and unlimited pats with the office dog). Not to mention the personal satisfaction gained from working for an organisation that does such amazing work!

Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 28 May.  To apply, please download the application files below, and submit them to along with your CV and cover letter.






Casual Men's and Women's Accommodation Support Workers

The Christchurch City Mission runs two Night Shelters, providing free short-term accommodation for homeless men and women and links them with medical support, social workers and accommodation assistance.

Casual Accommodation Support Workers will provide on-call relief for permanent staff, taking responsibility for the routine overnight functioning of the Night Shelter. This will include interviewing prospective clients, overseeing the evening meal preparation and clean-up and providing hospitality and support, guidance and referrals where appropriate. Hours will vary, depending on staff absences, and night shifts are required.

Our ideal appointee would have a sense of justice and compassion, combined with the ability to be assertive and non-judgemental. This position requires someone that has demonstrated conflict resolution, behavioural management and negotiation skills. A strong sense of humour and the ability to be able to relate to all walks of life is essential, as are strong connections to, and knowledge of, Christchurch’s social services.

To apply, please refer to the below application files, and submit your CV, Cover Letter and completed Application Form and Code of EthicsPlease contact us at or 03 365 0635 if you have any questions.