Ministry of Education Auckland

Senior advisor ESOL


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

Listed 2:34 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 13 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASV_

About this role

We have a unique opportunity to join our national ESOL, Migrant, Refugee and International team to support the development of Ministry capability with ESOL provision in schools.

We are recruiting for a full-time, permanent senior advisor ESOL. This is a national role supporting ESOL provision throughout Aotearoa New Zealand and will be based in the Maungawhau (Mt Eden) office in Auckland.

In this role you will support ESOL provision in the primary sector. You will oversee the provision of ESOL resources and support material, manage professional development contracts and provide guidance for Ministry of Education colleagues.

About you

You will bring expertise in:

  • Understanding principles and theories of second language acquisition
  • Understanding educational needs of culture and language diverse students in primary schools
  • Communicating clearly with a range of stakeholders
  • Influencing others to work collaboratively to achieve outcomes. 

The Ministry invites applications from fully vaccinated people or people with a valid medical exemption (under the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021). We will require evidence of your vaccination status, or your medical exemption, at the pre-employment stage of our recruitment process.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Kirsty MacDiarmid
(09) 632 9368

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASV_

Listed 2:34 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 13 February 2022

Ministry of Education NZ

Organisation details

Ministry of Education

Location: Auckland