Fair Pay Agreement - Campaign Lead

NZEI Te Riu Roa

  • Fixed Term
  • Wellington

Fair Pay Agreement  - Campaign Lead
Fixed Term 2 years
National Office, Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington) 

Do you have a strong interest in improving teaching and learning by advocating for genuinely transformative and worker-friendly legislation? Can you find innovative solutions and advocate for them, while managing a team in a collaborative environment?

You would be joining us to devise, drive and help implement the campaign, policy, and industrial aspects of NZEI’s approach to Fair Pay Agreements and their application to the early childhood education sector in particular. 

We are looking for a good leader, with strong relationship building skills, existing knowledge of the sector if possible and the ability to see the wood for the trees. This role provides leadership, support and direction to staff involved in the campaign, providing guidance with work prioritisation, while ensuring staff are motivated, on task and can deliver agreed outcomes.

A commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and to quality education is essential, along with a strong belief in the power of collective action. 

If you share our values, have excellent skills, are highly organised and can work under pressure, then we would welcome your application. 

NZEI Te Riu Roa is committed to upholding the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Candidates should either have or be committed to developing an understanding of Te Tiriti. We particularly welcome applications from people with experience in te reo and tikanga Māori.

A full job description is available on our web site: www.nzei.org.nz/jobs or contact Sue Braggins at sue.braggins@nzei.org.nz

Applications in confidence should be sent by email to vacancies@nzei.org.nz with “FPA” in the subject line. 

Applications close at 5pm Thursday 20th January 2022. 

NZEI Te Riu Roa welcomes and supports people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, religions, and disabilities/ abilities.  An expectation of this role is to actively support and promote our diversity and inclusion principles.  We want NZEI Te Riu Roa to be a place where you can bring your whole self to work.

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