Location - This position is based in our Te Tai Tokerau - Whangārei
Te Puni Kōkiri (Ministry of Māori Development) is a progressive government agency that works within government and communities to achieve our vision of Thriving Whānau.
The wellbeing of whānau, hapū and iwi is central to the future wellbeing of Aotearoa. The very broad role of Te Puni Kōkiri, our access to information and ability to make connections, make us ideally placed to spark innovation.
We influence the work of others by bringing Māori voices to decision makers and we invest in innovative initiatives that build the capacity and readiness of whānau and Māori communities.
To achieve this, we engage with whānau, hapū and iwi, and partner with other public sector agencies.
We are looking for an Advisor to play a critical role in leading out the Māori development strategic objectives in Te Tai Tokerau.
Te Whiwhinga Mahi The opportunity
The Pou Whakahaere is responsible for providing cultural advice, support and safety to the Ministry and its staff. You will be an expert in Te Reo me ōna Tikanga Māori and have will act as an important link between Te Puni Kōkiri and Whanau, Hapū, Iwi.
You will do this by :
Ko wai koe About you
Ka whiwhi koe i te aha What you will get in return
A diverse and rewarding working environment full of passionate people focussed on discovering solutions that will assist in serving our communities.
We are guided by our values of excellence, valuing people and relationships, working collectively and being creative and innovative.
There is more to life than just work and we encourage our staff to maintain the right balance between work and personal pursuits.
We recognise that a healthy workforce is a productive one so we're committed to providing opportunities and incentives for our employees to look after themselves, including :
If you are unable to complete an online application, please contact or visit our Te Tai Tokerau Whangārei office.
To view a copy of the job description please visit our careers website :
https : / / www.tpk.govt.nz / en / mo-te-puni-kokiri / careers