Jobs at Aroha Island Summer 2021/22

RELIEF STAFF – Aroha Island, Kerikeri

(Part-time, fixed term)

A unique opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and fit couple to work 2 ½ days per week during our summer season (approx 4 months). The successful applicants will relieve our managers when they take their weekly scheduled days off and will also need some flexibility to relieve at other times as agreed. The position is ideal for two people who work well together and have complementary skills.

Responsibilities include:

– managing the day-to-day operations of accommodation, camping, and the visitor centre;

– maintenance of grounds and facilities,

– overseeing cleaning staff as required, and

– office administration.

The successful applicants will stay on-site on the days they are working and ideally will have a campervan or caravan.  Suitable accommodation can be provided if this is not possible.  Because Aroha Island has resident kiwi, no pets are permitted.

Start Date 9th December 2021

For more information or to apply, please email Managers Tony & Mady – email:; or phone: (09) 407 5243.




We are seeking an enthusiastic and fit person to assist with cleaning of holiday accommodation and campground facilities over our peak period (December-April) on an ‘as required’ basis. Ideally you will be able to be flexible with days and times. A weekly roster will be provided in advance.

The island provides accommodation and camping facilities hosting visitors wishing to enjoy the island’s facilities and see kiwi in their natural habitat.

Apply to the Managers Tony & Mady for more details.  Email: or phone: (09) 407 5243.

Start Date is mid December 2021