Learning Facilitator – Oranga Tamariki

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    4 weeks ago
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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Flexible Location
  • Date Advertised: 17-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/32080
  • Job Title: Learning Facilitator – Oranga Tamariki
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Learning Facilitator – Oranga Tamariki
  • Role will cover South Island territory, travel will be required
  • Locations open around South Island, depending on preferred candidate


Do you love to inspire others through facilitation? Are you a leader of people and change? If you are creative and innovative within the learning facilitation space, we have an exciting opportunity for you.


What will you do?

Reporting to the Manager Learning Delivery, you will be instrumental in the delivery of learning solutions to frontline Oranga Tamariki staff. You will have an inspirational facilitation style which provides participants with a learning experience that takes learning content beyond the workshop environment and into the frontline working space for immediate application.

A key importance in this role will be your ability to work across the Professional Development team to understand delivery imperatives and priorities.  You will build collaborative relationships that seek and encourage feedback, which supports colleagues to improve materials for delivery and which enables you to take ownership for excellence in all aspects of delivery.


What will you bring?

  • The ability to deliver adult learning solutions using a culturally appropriate lens and within a Te Ao Māori delivery space
  • Proven ability to work effectively within a culturally diverse workplace
  • A solid understanding of adult leaning techniques and working with both set and developing content
  • Able to deliver using modern adult learning approaches and methodologies
  • A highly collaborative and customer service approach with the ability to build relationships with content experts
  • Experience using your coaching and mentoring skills to support and build the capability of emerging facilitators
  • Strong organisational and planning skills with the ability to prioritise
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written with the ability to communicate outcomes and improvements in delivery for the organisation


What’s on offer?

We offer a collaborative, innovative and supportive culture where people thrive and are constantly challenging the status quo, making each work day interesting.


We also offer a competitive market salary, training and development opportunities to support your professional growth, and a generous annual and sick leave package. Employees of Oranga Tamariki are eligible for discounts on Southern Cross insurance.


If you want to be part of changing the way New Zealand supports at risk children and young people then we want to hear from you.



Who are we?

Our purpose is to ensure that all tamariki are in loving whānau and communities where oranga tamariki can be realised.  We believe that by getting involved early in their lives and showing love and care, we give children the best chance of growing into happy thriving New Zealanders.


We are committed to putting children first, we believe aroha is vital, we respect the mana of people, we are tika and pono, we value whakapapa and we recognise that oranga is a journey.


How to apply:

Please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter to our applicant tracking system. Please note all applications must be made online.


Current Oranga Tamariki employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work. 


For any queries, please contact Heena Ravji on heena.ravji@ot.govt.nz


Applications close:  1 March 2020  #LI-ORG