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  • Category: Education
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 01-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZQA/2121EVAL
  • Job Title: Advisor
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Advisor, Assuring Consistency

Whakatairangatia ngā kete o te mātauranga ki te ao mārama!

E te tai whakarunga, e te tai whakararo – nau piki mai, nau kake mai ki te Mana Tohu Mātauranga o Aotearoa.


May the baskets of knowledge (education) be brought into the world of light.

We welcome one and all to join us at the New Zealand Qualifications Authority.

 Our team is expanding.  Are you looking for an interesting, worthwhile opportunity to work in tertiary sector quality assurance? 

We are looking for an Advisor to join our high performing Assuring Consistency team.

Consistency of graduate outcomes provides assurance that all graduates of New Zealand qualifications at Level 1 to 6 meet the outcomes to an equivalent, nationally acceptable standard.  Our team manages the system that assures national consistency of graduates of New Zealand qualifications. 

We are looking for a person with…

  • a comprehensive knowledge of tertiary education and training in New Zealand
  • a sound understanding of evaluative quality assurance
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • strong problem-solving and self-management skills
  • a high level of data accuracy and eye for detail
  • engages meaningfully with Māori underpinned by an understanding of Te Ao Māori and a Māori world view.
  • confident in the use of database, spreadsheets, word processing and collaborative software.


You will become part of a positive and cohesive, client-centred team, always ready to go that extra mile in supporting education organisations.

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 is a te reo Māori learning organisation with commitments to equity and lifelong learning.  We prioritise the importance of understanding tikanga in building a culturally responsive workplace.  NZQA is dedicated to providing a welcoming environment for Māori staff and has an active Māori staff network, Te Kāhui Māori

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 Kate Wallace on (027) 278 7113.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 15 February 2021