Employment Coordinator – Whanganui

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    6 months ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Manawatu – Wanganui
  • Date Advertised: 05-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: NZ/1511100
  • Job Title: Employment Coordinator – Whanganui
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Employment Coordinator – Whanganui

Ministry of Social Development
Permanent, Full Time in Whanganui


We have all come through one of the most difficult times that New Zealand has seen for a very long time and we are not out of the woods yet! Step Up and help your community get back on its feet by helping our client’s Step Out into employment.

Passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives?

Enjoy working with and supporting people from diverse backgrounds, health and disability challenges and communities?

Excited by a progressive work environment where your training and development are held as a high priority? 

If you answered YES to the above read on as we might just have the role for you!

We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic results-driven person to join our Employment Centre as an Employment Coordinator. Our Employment Coordinators play an integral part in MSD’s goal of supporting clients with health and disability issues into employment and ultimately – to be safe, strong and independent.

Think you have what it takes to be a great Employment Coordinator?

You just might if you are:

  • focussed on achievement; 
  • able to relate to people with health and disability issues;
  • know how to help others to access opportunities and their goals;
  • understand the labour market;
  • able to assist with employment and career advice;
  • experienced with working with people within the health and disability sector would be advantageous.   


If this sounds like you – we urge you to apply today

How to Apply

  • External applicants:  Please click the apply now link to submit your application.
  • Current MSD employees: Please apply from a work computer, using your work myHR login.


All applicants – make sure to include your CV and cover letter that outlines your experience, motivation to join the Ministry of Social Development, and why you believe you could make a difference in our clients lives. 


Applications Close: 18 February 2021


If you have any questions or queries, please contact Jamarl Franklin on jamarl.franklin011@msd.govt.nz


Joining us 

Joining MSD means being part of a whānau that celebrates the diversity each individual represents.  We show manaaki, we care about the wellbeing and success of people and want everyone to thrive, and be who they are in a supportive and inclusive working environment. We work together to make a difference for communities while doing the right thing with integrity. We are a Treaty partner committed to strengthening relationships with Māori, Hapū, Iwi and communities to realise their own potential and aspirations.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so we can assist you through the recruitment process.