3 x Lead Adviser, Curriculum, Pathways and Progress - Early Learning and Student Achievement ( 2 x Permanent and 1 x Fixed Term to December 2019)
The Early Learning & Student Achievement Group (ELSA)
Located in Wellington
The Early Learning and Student Achievement Group sets the system-level learning for every child and student. Working between policy and customer facing functions, there is a significant political, stakeholder and public interest in the high performance of this group and the education curriculum and teaching workforce outcomes we seek for New Zealand.
About Pathways and Progress
The role of the Pathways & Progress team is to set the direction for what students learn, how they progress and how school leaders and teachers can achieve that for every child and student across school years 1 to 13.
The team uses evidence and educational trends to design targeted solutions, resources, tools and services that lift educational achievement for all.
The team co-designs and co-develops innovative initiatives that achieve policy intentions, plan successful implementation strategies and monitor to ensure a return on investment.
About the role
The Lead Adviser provides thought leadership in the development of substantial and complex curriculum, teaching and learning advice.
This role will focus on delivering an iterative, innovative, and collaborative approach to analysis, combining authentic sector collaboration and co-design.
The Lead Adviser coaches others in the team to ensure that work is well informed by information and analysis of what works and applies relevant tools and frameworks to inform innovative, future proofed designs.
About the person
We are looking for 3 Lead Advisors with the following capabilities :
Permanent Lead Adviser, Curriculum Pathways and Progress - Pacific Education focus
Permanent Lead Adviser, Curriculum Pathways and Progress - Change and Implementation focus
ori groups to design and develop change and implementation as well as supporting engagement activities to ensure that our work is well received and understood.
nau and employers need to improve education outcomes
Fixed Term Lead Adviser, Curriculum Pathways and Progress - Evaluation and Monitoring focus.
For further information, please call Margaret Marsh on 04 439 6480 (Ext 46480) or email margaret.marsh education.govt.nz
Applications close on 19 November 2018.