Te Akatea New Zealand (nationwide)

Emerging Māori Leaders PLD National Coordinator

General, Executive leadership

Te reo Māori

Listed 3:15 PM 28 October 2021
Closes 5pm 11 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQmp

The person/people that we are seeking to lead this programmes will be experienced leaders who:

The people that we are seeking to lead these programmes will be experienced leaders who:

  • understand Te Tiriti o Waitangi as our constitutional foundation and the responsibilities and promises inherent in this agreement for both tāngata whenua and tāngata tiriti. 
  • can demonstrate that they have effectively led the learning and practice of kaiako to address inequity by improving the experiences and education outcomes of akonga Māori and their whānau.
  • can demonstrate that they understand the aspirations of mana whenua and whānau Māori and have worked in mutually respectful ways with these groups to realise these aspirations
  • understand the premise of mana motuhake and are committed to reclaiming, revitalising and normalising mātauranga, te reo and tikanga Māori as natural ways of knowing and being within the contexts that they engage in. 
  • understand the research regarding ‘what works’ for ākonga Māori and their whānau and have implemented practices that have been effective in lifting their well-being and achievement.
  • have experience in coordinating and operationalising a national leadership programme that is focused on reducing racism and enhancing the success of Māori  
  • understand the importance of and are prepared to be guided by kaumātua whakaruruhau
  • are visionary and can support leaders to understand the short and long term visions of mana whenua and integrate these aspirations into their own strategic plans so that practices can be enacted that enable Māori to be liberated from oppression and thrive as our tūpuna envisaged. 

How to apply

Please apply online by visiting "vacancy link"

Bruce Jepsen
(07) 542 2447

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQmp

Listed 3:15 PM 28 October 2021
Closes 5pm 11 November 2021

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Location: New Zealand (nationwide)