Join us and become part of the Youthtown crew! 

We have job opportunities across Aotearoa

Welcome to Youthtown Careers! 

We are proud of the way we engage and develop young people across Aotearoa. Our success comes from the ability of our fantastic staff to create fun, safe, and inclusive programmes where every young person is inspired to be the best they can be.

Youthtown has been developing young people since 1932, so when you join our team you'll become part of a close-knit team dedicated to continuing this legacy.  At Youthtown we offer a fantastic organisation culture, real development opportunities, and we are renowned for looking after our staff.  Our values of Empowering Others, Connectedness, Diversity, Commitment to our Purpose & Young People inspire us, are central to all we do… so come and join us!

We employ over 250 people nationally in a diverse mix of roles. The Team Leaders, Programme Leads and Programme Team Members who bring our Youthtown programmes to life are backed up by top notch support teams.

As an organisation focused on young people, we are also proud to employ and develop young people within our team. During the last year 70% of our total workforce were aged 29 or younger.

Once you’re on board we want you to succeed, so we focus on your development to enable you to be the best you can be. We’re proud of the impact we make on young people and we’re excited to welcome you to the team!

Current Vacancies

Programmes Team Member - Part Time (20 Hours per week)

Upper Hutt

Join our team in providing fun, engaging & safe high-quality programmes for our rangatahi. 

  • Do you love working with young people?
  • Do you have a passion for providing amazing programmes for our rangatahi and tamariki?
  • Do you love working with fabulous people in a great team environment?

Programmes Team Member - Part Time (Sports Focus)


30 hours per week; 5 months fixed term

  • Rare opportunity within the youth development sector
  • Showcase your sports programme delivery skills
  • Empowering young New Zealanders to be the best they can be!

Join our team and lead the delivery of fun, engaging & high-quality programmes for tamariki and rangatahi.

If you don't see a role that's right for you right now, why not send us your details so we can contact you if something suitable comes up! Click here to express your interest.