Save the Children New Zealand Wellington

Child, youth and schools engagement coordinator

Certificated teacher, Certificated teacher, Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:04 AM 31 July 2020
Closes 4pm 11 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9Ru

About the role

The successful candidate will develop and coordinate a child, youth and school engagement programme. The programme will engage children, youth and schools in the work of Save the Children New Zealand through learning resources, events and activities with the purpose of enabling children to learn about their rights and act on issues which are important to them. This role reports to the Child Rights Advocacy and Research Director.

About you

You will demonstrate evidence of well-established highly successful relationships with schools and/or teachers.

You will have the ability to develop exceptional resources to support teaching and learning in the areas of children’s rights, humanitarian, and development issues along with the ability to provide sound support to educators who are fostering learning in children’s rights and humanitarian issues. 

About Save the Children 

SCNZ is committed to developing a culture of children rights where adults and children throughout society understand, respect and uphold the rights of all children. We are committed to working with and for children to ensure that children have opportunities to learn about their rights and are supported in exercising their rights. SCNZ is a 'child safe' organisation.


How to apply

A copy of the position description and further details can be made available upon request.  Applications should include a covering letter and CV of no more than 6 pages which should be emailed to: 

Leanne Brooks, Executive Assistant
(04) 381 7571

Vacancy reference #:1HA9Ru

Listed 10:04 AM 31 July 2020
Closes 4pm 11 August 2020

Save the Children New Zealand NZ

Organisation details

Save the Children New Zealand

Location: Wellington