Qualification Development Facilitator

Posted on 02-Aug-2018
Application Close Date: 16-Aug-2018
Job Details
Position Type:
Fixed Term Full-time
Job Reference:

Qualifications Development Facilitator, Māori Qualifications Services

Te manu ka kai i te miro, nōna te ngahere

Te manu ka kai i te mātauranga, nōna te ao.

Do you thrive on variety and have an interest in supporting the educational achievement of Māori through mātauranga Māori pathways?  Are you a positive and energetic? Do you have a flexible customer-focussed approach, and a determination to achieve positive results orientation?

If the answer is yes, we want to hear from you!

The New Zealand Qualifications Authority is seeking a Qualifications Development Facilitator to join the Wellington-based Māori Qualifications Services (MQS) team within their Qualifications Services business unit.

MQS is responsible for the development, maintenance, review, and support of New Zealand qualifications and unit standards which are predicated on mātauranga Māori. It is also involved in the maintenance of University Entrance and the provision of policy and specialist advice on standards and qualifications.

The MQS Qualifications Development Facilitator role requires someone with a sound knowledge of te reo me ngā tikanga Māori, experience in the education and training sector, especially in facilitating change and delivering to customer expectations in a complex work environment, and a sound knowledge of assessment, qualifications, and the New Zealand Qualifications Framework.

The role requires the ability to quickly establish, build and maintain strong effective and collaborative working relationships, and establish credibility with specialist external advisors and a variety of stakeholders including government agencies, industry, education providers, whānau, hapū, iwi, and other customers.

If you believe you have the right mix of skills and knowledge, and are passionate about making a positive contribution to the educational success of Māori then you may be the person we are looking for.

For more information about this role, please refer to the job description, NZQA's Customer Charter and Organisational Values.  If you are applying via Seek, please click ‘Apply Now'.

If you would like to discuss this role further, please call Keri-Anne Stephens on 04 463 3127.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on Thursday 16 August 2018.