Expressions of Interest – NCEA Review of Achievement Standards Subject Expert Groups

Contracts and tenders

Posted: 06 December 2019
Notice reference #: 1HA3jX

We are calling for Expressions of Interest to join the NCEA Review of Achievement Standards (RAS) Subject Expert Groups (SEGs) for all wāhanga ako in Te Marautanga o Aotearoa (TMoA), as well as some subjects in the New Zealand Curriculum (NZC).

Note: All other subjects in the NZC can be found here:

Te Marautanga o Aotearoa

We are calling for expressions of interest for:

  • Hauora
  • Hangarau
  • Pāngarau
  • Pūtaiao
  • Ngā Toi
  • Tikanga ā-Iwi

Te Reo Māori

We are calling for expressions of interest for:

  • Te reo Māori (NZC)
  • Te reo Māori (TMoA)

What will the SEGs do?

SEGs will work in collaboration with the Ministry to identify the significant learning in their wāhanga ako/subject, and develop new NCEA Level 1 achievement standards and associated material, based on the NCEA Change Package.  

Application details

Each SEG is expected to have 4-8 representatives.

Applicants should:

  • Have expertise or experience in the wāhanga ako/subject
  • Have interest or expertise in learning and assessment within that wāhanga ako/subject
  • Be proficient in te reo Māori and for te reo Māori learning areas, have working knowledge of second language acquisition
  • Be prepared to commit approximately 10 days in 2020
  • Going forward, members may be asked to commit to 6–8 days over 2021, 2022 and 2023.

We’re looking for a range of voices:

  • Experienced teachers and experts from a range of educational settings and backgrounds with special emphasis on Māori medium, iwi, community, industry and tertiary education
  • People with experience working with ākonga Māori, who can represent the rich diversity of our learners. 

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to by 31 January, 2020. Please keep your submission concise (max five pages), noting relevant experience.