Department of Internal Affairs Auckland

21/399 facilitator national capability services Mäori

Government

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

Listed 3:11 PM 25 June 2021
Closes 5pm 09 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMXF

Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you’ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders.

National Library’s Services to Schools sits within the Information and Knowledge Services branch, the Department’s epicentre of information management, culture and heritage.

Services to Schools are looking for an exceptional person to work with our Poutiaki Rauemi alongside our nationwide team of capability facilitators supporting reading engagement, literacy and library development in New Zealand schools with a particular focus on Kura Kaupapa Māori and Māori medium schools. This full-time, permanent position will be based in Auckland and have a particular focus on strengthening connections to our reading and literacy resources and services.

The role of capability facilitator Māori is to develop capability in the library and education sectors, particularly in Māori medium education with an emphasis on our priority areas of reading engagement, school library development, digital literacy and culture and heritage.

This is achieved through:

  • Provision of rauemi for kura and schools
  • Delivery of professional development
  • Developing capability in school communities through providing advice and facilitation
  • Developing resources which support capability building.

Our team facilitators come from a range of professional backgrounds with both teaching and library qualifications and experience.

We welcome applications for people with:

  • Excellent communication, facilitation, advocacy and presentation skills which enable them to engage with principals, teachers and school library staff to effect change
  • Deep interest and knowledge in any or all of our priority areas of reading engagement, school library development, digital literacy and culture and heritage
  • Strong understanding or fluency in te reo Māori
  • Teaching and/or library experience and qualifications.

If you would like a stimulating, rewarding career within a team that values people, their information and their stories, we would very much like to hear from you.

How to apply

Please submit your online application via the vacancy link

Ruki Tobin
ruki.tobin@dia.govt.nz
(09) 365 8867

Job Description
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Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMXF

Listed 3:11 PM 25 June 2021
Closes 5pm 09 July 2021

Department of Internal Affairs NZ

Organisation details

Department of Internal Affairs

Location: Auckland