View site in Te Reo

Kaitakawaenga Māori / Māori Liaison Officer

Home
Kaitakawaenga Māori / Māori Liaison Officer

Kaitakawaenga Māori / Māori Liaison Officer


Victoria University of Wellington, Te Herenga Waka

Closing Date : 31 Jan 2020

We are looking for someone to manage domestic student recruitment and provides quality course information.

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington

Wellington or Auckland

  • Are you passionate about working with young Māori and helping them achieve their future goals?
  • Use your experience in people facing roles to engage, inspire and promote study at Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington
  • Join a high performing, enthusiastic and motivated team with offices in Wellington and Auckland

We seek a full-time, customer-focused and enthusiastic Kaitakawaenga Māori/Māori Liaison Officer with a strong connection to Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington, Māori communities and/or Wellington City to join our team. Please note this role could be based in Wellington or Auckland. The team manages domestic student recruitment and provides quality course information, admission and programme advice to future students, both undergraduate and postgraduate.

This is a permanent role, where you will demonstrate a strong commitment to the development and delivery of targeted recruitment programmes aimed at increasing the participation, enrolment and smooth transition of Māori students to Victoria University of Wellington. You will either have, or be able to develop, experience working across secondary schools, iwi or hapū, community and other Māori groups and organisations, and have excellent relationship building skills. Competency in te reo Māori and tikanga Māori is highly desirable.

Experience of working in the NZ university, tertiary and/or secondary sector is essential as well as a degree and a full driver's licence. The successful candidate needs to be available for travel and for working evenings and weekends.

Curious? Meet the team: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yCZxA74zLI8

For enquiries please contact Richard Barrett, Student Recruitment Manager Wellington: richard.barrett@vuw.ac.nz 

All applicants are to apply online, visit www.wgtn.ac.nz/about/careers 

Applications close Friday, 31 January 2020.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

For more information and to apply online visit http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies 

Reference 2000014.

Copyright Taea Ltd 2013.