Tutor - Whānau Ora

Whānau Tahi

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Auckland

Are you passionate about supporting your local community?
Do you love to inspire and motivate?

Who Are We - Ko wai mātou
Te Whānau O Waipareira Trust has been serving the West Auckland community for over 35 years.  One of the largest NGOs in New Zealand, with over 200 staff, with continued growth and expansion.  Waipareira is an ever evolving and changing organisation building the best Whānau Ora solution designed by whānau. 

About the role - He kōrero whakamārama mō tēnei tūranga
Due to course expansion we are currently looking for a Tutor to work within Wai-Tech – the Private Training Establishment (PTE) arm of Waipareira to deliver the New Zealand Diploma in Whānau Ora.  The Purpose of this position is to provide best practice education, aligned with legislative requirements to develop and deliver a professional educational service to whānau who want to work with Māori and whānau to support health and wellbeing.  The course focuses on social work, human development and mātauranga Māori approaches to wellbeing. Learning introductory Te Reo Māori is also part of the course.
 To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • 2+ years practical experience within the Education industry (Tertiary Education Facilitation)
  • A qualification in the relevant field (minimum of Bachelor degree)
    Sound knowledge of Whānau ora and Kaupapa Maori methodologies and an empathy for own and other cultures
  • Competency in Te Reo Rangatira me ōna tikanga
  • Ability to effectively plan, organise and implement educational programmes
  • Demonstrate a good understanding and application of relevant legislation including NZQA 
  • Familiar with the Whānau Ora outcomes framework

 The good things about this organisation - Ngā painga o tēnei whare

We can offer an awesome team and working culture in modern premises in the heart of West Auckland Henderson township.  Just a 2 minute walk from rail/bus transport hub and large-scale malls, stores and eateries.  We provide 5 weeks annual leave, 4% Kiwisaver Employer contributions, promote a work life balance and are committed to providing ongoing professional development.
If this sounds like your new challenge– please review the JOB ESCRIPTION and apply today.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


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