Funding Lead

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Special Education
  • Location: Lower Hutt
  • Date Advertised: 31-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: EDU/1430284
  • Job Title: Funding Lead
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  • Summary:

Funding Lead

Wellington Region



The Ministry of Education is the Government’s lead advisor on the education system, shaping direction for education agencies and providers and contributing to the Government’s goals for education.


We have a fantastic opportunity available in our Wellington Region for an experienced person to work closely with our frontline staff and managers to allocate resources to support students with additional learning support needs.


You will help us manage efficient systems and allocation methods for the provision of all paraprofessional funding. This will involve ensuring effective fund management processes for the region, and also managing contracts for third parties.


You will need:

  • Experience managing internal operating budget processes as well as finances and resources
  • High level of conceptual and analytical capability
  • Demonstrated ability to manage conflict and negotiate agreements
  • Ability to develop innovative and effective solutions to complex and diverse problems
  • Demonstrated ability to operate at a strategic level, developing and implementing initiatives that will address issues over the longer term
  • Strong written and oral communication skills


If this opportunity interests you apply now using the ‘Apply Online’ button.  You can view a job description above or for further information please contact Ansie Nortje, Performance and Quality Lead, on 04 439 4654 or mobile 027 444 8508.


Applications close on Tuesday 12 November 2019.