POLICY ADVISORS (LEVEL 2)3x Permanent positions - National Office, Wellington Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi, engari he toa takitini My strength is not mine alone, but comes from the many.
Te āhuatunga a te tūranga / About the RoleDo you want to help solve complex problems with real life impact on Aotearoa New Zealand's courts system, or support the democratic rights of New Zealanders, or be involved in the reform of Family Law in Aotearoa New Zealand?
Do you want to be part of a Policy Group that values Ngā Ao Māori approaches and applies Te Tiriti o Waitangi to our policy development and advice?
We're looking for three experienced policy advisors to join our Courts System Policy, Family Law and Electoral and Constitutional policy teams.
In these roles, you will have opportunities to shape thinking and drive change. You'll have complex and challenging issues to resolve, and opportunities to sharpen your critical thinking and relationship management skills.
The Courts System policy team provides policy advice to improve outcomes for those using Aotearoa New Zealand's courts system, and to support a fair, accessible and trusted justice system.
The team's work includes considering the constitutional principles, jurisdiction, and powers and procedures of the courts' system.
The Family Law policy team aims to improve outcomes for all users of the family justice system. Our current work programme includes driving change in the family justice sector, leading the Government's adoption law reform, and advising on a range of legislation and policy relating to the Family Court and family law.
our democratic structures and the processes by which we choose our elected leaders; and rights related to protecting the privacy of New Zealanders.
If you like to find out more about these roles, please contact :
Do you ask questions to improve your understanding?
Do you build work to build and maintain relationships?
Experience with the legislative process or a legal background would be an advantage, but is not essential. In return, we will :
When you choose to work in the Policy Group at Justice Te Tāhū o Te Ture you'll join a successful Group that is focused on making New Zealand a safe and just society.
We are committed to honouring our commitments under te Tiriti o Waitangi Joining the Ministry of Justice means you will become part of an inclusive organisation that values you and the communities we serve.
It's our promise to ensure our workplace is one where our people feel healthy and safe, supported and able to be themselves at work.
We value respect as the foundation for building a positive workplace culture and one where diversity is welcomed and celebrated.
Tono mai / How to ApplyTo apply, click the Apply button below to be directed to our Careers Website. You can view a detailed position description here, as well as complete an online application form by attaching your CV and cover letter.
We're open to discussing flexible working options that work for both you and the business. Applications close at midnight on : Wednesday, 6 July 2022 Our Ministry's top priority is the safety and wellbeing of its employees.
We have a comprehensive range of health and safety protocols already in place across all our worksites to help keep our people safe from the effects of COVID-19.
We strongly encourage and support all our people to be vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. Our current policy position is that vaccination is not a prerequisite for employment.
However, while employed by Te Tāhū you will be bound by all policies, procedures and rules which are in effect at the time.
This includes any future changes to our vaccination requirements.If you have any questions about the recruitment process, or our online application system, please contact recruitment justice.govt.nz