Advisor Health, Safety, Security and Privacy

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Consulting and Strategy
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 09-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: EDU/1455343
  • Job Title: Advisor Health, Safety, Security and Privacy
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Security Advisor

Health, Safety, Security and Privacy

Full-time position, permanent role, based in Wellington



Kia ora, Bula Vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Fakatalofa atu, Kia orana, Malo e lelei, Malo ni, Talofa lava, Tena koutou katoa and welcome.


Are you a security practitioner? Do you have knowledge of the Physical Security Requirements (PSR)?


Are you interested in working with other Principals/Advisors to promote a strong and sustainable health, safety, security and privacy culture at the Ministry of Education?


We are offering a fantastic opportunity to join the Health, Safety, Security and Privacy team, come and join us and help make a difference.


Reporting to the Head of Health, Safety, Security and Privacy this role is responsible for promoting and driving improvements across health, safety, security and privacy, with a focus on Security. Proactive engagement and building relationships is a key focus of the role, alongside compliance to all relevant legislation, and according to best practice.


To be successful in this role you will have:-


  • Relevant experience in security (relating to the PSR) in an advisory capacity
  • Desire to increase learning and knowledge across health and safety and privacy
  • Excellent collaboration skills
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • Effective time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong capability in the full Microsoft Office Suite
  • The ability to understand and apply the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and tangatawhenuatanga.


If you think that you can make a strong contribution to the success of the Ministry of Education and you believe you demonstrate the required skills and attitudes to work as part of our busy team, we encourage you to apply. 


We welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds, including Māori, Pacific and those with disabilities, who will enrich our understanding of the education system.


As a government agency, the Ministry is committed to keeping to the Treaty of Waitangi’s guiding principles in our work for and with Māori students, their whānau, hapū and iwi.


We are an organisation that values its staff and provides plenty of opportunities for personal development.


There is more information in the position description attached, please take a look and if this opportunity sounds like you, please apply now using the ‘apply online’ button.


For further information about this role please contact Nick Lane (


Applications close 17 March 2020.