Principal Advisor Pasifika

Posted on 16-Jan-2020
Application Close Date: 30-Jan-2020
Job Details
Position Type:
Permanent Full-time
Job Reference:
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Job Specification

Principal Advisor, Pasifika  

This is your chance to work in a small motivated team which has a versatile and dynamic role within the New Zealand Qualifications Authority.  We are currently seeking a Principal Advisor, Pasifika to join the Office of Pasifika and contribute to NZQA's focus on equitable educational outcomes for Pasifika learners. 

Based in Wellington, the Principal Advisor Pasifika will lead and contribute to a range of local and national Pasifika projects focused on Pasifika learner success.

You will support the Chief Advisor Pasifika and lead NZQA's Pasifika work programme with NZQA divisions, Pasifika communities, government agencies and the wider education sector.

This is an opportunity for you to use your in-depth knowledge, experience and understanding of key political, economic, social and cultural factors impacting on Pasifika education to help realise the goals of NZQA's Takiala Pasifika Strategic Plan.

If you enjoy a challenge and meet the requirements for this role we would be interested in hearing from you.

NZQA is accountable for managing the New Zealand Qualifications Framework, administering the secondary school assessment system, independent quality assurance of non-university education providers, qualifications recognition and standard setting for some specified unit standards.   

NZQA has a goal to be a Te Reo Māori learning organisation by 2020.

For more information about this role and NZQA please refer to the job description, NZQA's Customer CharterOrganisational Values and NZQA Staff Benefits. If you are applying/viewing through Seek, please click ‘apply now' to access these links

If you would like to discuss further, please call Utufaasisili Rosemary Mose on 04 463 3182

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 30 January 2020