International Student Homestay Coordinator

International Student Homestay Coordinator

Full-time (40 hours per week) fixed term
Start mid-January 2024, finish 9 December 2024

We are seeking a dynamic, problem-solving, people person to join our international team.

We host over 150 international students a year from almost 20 different countries. This person will play a critical role in ensuring accommodation is safe and appropriate and students are placed with the most appropriate hosts. In this role, you will provide support and guidance to both caregivers and students, recruit, screen and train amazing host families, maintain accurate records of placements, visits etc, visit and inspect host accommodation, match students with host families, coordinate airport transfers, and resolve issues as they arise.

The successful person will need to have the ability to operate effectively in dynamic situations, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have good knowledge of our local area, and be able to problem-solve.

NZ residency is a must along with a full, clean drivers licence and access to a car. Short listed applicants will need to undergo a police vet.

Please send your cover letter, CV and BDSC Application Form (https://www.bdsc.school.nz/our-college/job-vacancies/) to Yvonne de Graaf
(y.degraaf@bdsc.school.nz) by 4pm on 20 November 2023