Ethnic Community Relations Officer
New Zealand Police
Remuneration range: $62,791.00 – $91,000.00
Job Requisition ID 7938
The Ethnic Peoples Community Relations Officer presents an exciting opportunity for a dynamic person to be part of a vibrant police team that works closely with our communities to help enhance community safety and wellbeing. This is a full time permanent position.
As a conduit between police and ethnic communities, the successful applicant will form strong ethnic community and stakeholder partnerships as a platform for problem solving, development and management of strategic initiatives that enable people to be and feel safe and deliver outcomes aligned with the Police Ethnic Strategy and Our Business.
Interacting positively across wide cultural groups and peoples; providing expert guidance, advice and training to staff on matters pertinent to communities; facilitating and maintaining formal relationships between communities and police management; incorporating communities’ perspectives into police policies, projects and responses; awareness and identification of matters of both local and national significance that may impact on local communities and police; assisting with recruitment – are some of the areas of work that will be undertaken in this role.
The Skills, experiences and competencies required for this position are as follows – please be sure that you clearly demonstrate the following:
Skills – you are able to:
Experience – you will have:
Competencies – Level 1 Individual Contributor
For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.
To view the position description for this role, please copy & paste the following link in a new browser: https://www.police.govt.nz/sites/default/files/pd/11-2018/ethnic_community_relations_officer.pdf
HOW TO APPLY:
If this position sounds like you, click APPLY NOW or visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-policeand select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply today! You will be required to submit a Curriculum Vitae (maximum 4 pages) which provides a brief account of your relevant education, skills and experience. In addition, you must complete an application form telling us why you are interested in the position and how you meet the above Core Competencies of the role, no more than 4000 characters (including spaces), approximately 600-650 words per section.
IMPORTANT: Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs Website are no longer considered. Please visit our Police website: http://www.police.govt.nz/about-us/working-police and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply for this position.
If you are an existing Police Employee, you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.
If you are an existing Contractor working for Police, you must apply through the NZ Police career site and create a profile as an external candidate. Please do not include your QID.
If you have questions before you apply, contact the team by emailing Pere.Paea@police.govt.nz
Applications close at 5pm, Monday 19 November 2018.