General Manager High Performance Applications are open

New Zealand Lacrosse is currently seeking applications for the General Manager High Performance as part of the NZL High Performance Programme.

This role is expected to be in place at least until the end of the next World Lacrosse Senior Women’s World Championships campaign assuming the team qualifies for the World Championship in 2026. With this in mind, and being in place during the ‘off season’ between World Championships, the key focus of this role is to mentor and grow coaches and players, as well as supporting regional high performance development.

The General Manager will also lead the NZL Senior Women’s programme for the APLU Qualifiers tournament, in January 2025.

Ancillary activity will be supporting the Sixes and U20 coaches where necessary.

NZL General Manager High Performance

Application Requirements

Please submit your application to Damon Jakeman, NZL High Performance Director via email to by
29 December 2023 with the subject line General Manager HP Application.

Applications must include:
1. Cover letter
2. Detailed resume/CV

All applicants must be prepared to take a drug test if required and a Criminal Records Clearance.

Selection Process

A selection Panel will be made up of the NZL High Performance Director, Operations Manager and NZL Executive members or Designates. Multiple interviews may take place.