Permanent, full-time, Wellington
Do you want to improve outcomes for our tamariki and their whānau?
Join our engagement team dedicated to making a difference in this permanent opportunity.
Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children, is the Ministry that supports children and young people in New Zealand. Oranga Tamariki works to advance the wellbeing and positive long-term outcomes of children and young people.
In everything we do, the wellbeing and best-interests of children are paramount. The voices of children and young people underpin the design and operation of our services.
About the role
Working in our Partnering for Outcomes Business Group the Senior Advisor, Sector Engagement will work closely with our social services sector ensuring the positive outcome and improvement for all our tamariki, young people and their families.
The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining our provider capability and engagement framework to help our partners play their role in delivering the support needed by tamariki and whānau.
A key part of your success will be your ability to liaise with various groups and partners nationally and in our regions, to foster collaboration and build their ability to deliver services in keeping with our legislation.
Skills and experience
You will be an experienced Senior Advisor with experience working on project workstreams and engaging with diverse stakeholders.
We are looking for the following :
This role will be highly collaborative and you will need the confidence and proven ability to develop and manage relationships at all levels of the Ministry and comfortable with creating new connections with members of the community and other key stakeholders.
You will demonstrate the ability to work at pace and to deliver smart solutions to complex problems and provide credible and pragmatic advice.
In return we offer :
If you are looking for a role where your values will be directly at the heart of what you do everyday then we want to hear from you.