Manager Education

  • Company:
    New Zealand Government
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Manager EducationPermanent, full-time positionMaungawhau office, Mt EdenKia ora, Bula Vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Fakatalofa atu, Kia orana, Malo e lelei, Malo ni, Talofa lava, Tena koutou katoa and welcome.Help shape the future of EducationAt the Ministry of Education, we work together to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes.Our organisation is made up of more than 3,000 talented and committed people around New Zealand, from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures.While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.About our group and teamSE&S – Sector Enablement and SupportOur teams around the country work closely with the Early Childhood and Schooling sectors, providers, and communities to provide support, expertise and resources to help children and young people reach their full potential.We also directly provide Learning Support for around 40,000 children and young people.About this roleWe are looking for a leader to join our Auckland team to strengthen our support of educational achievement for all the region’s learners. The role leads professionals working with early childhood, schools, tertiary organisations, families and other key stakeholders, to improve outcomes for children and young people whilst contributing to the effective stewardship of the education system.About youKey priorities for the role are:Leading the provision of core services in a responsive and locally tailored manner to early childhood services and schools in Auckland through a team of Advisers to achieve educational outcomes for the regionWorking with the Learning Support teams to improve services for children and young people requiring additional support to meet their learning needsStrategic and operational delivery of the Auckland regional plan through a cohesive partnership with internal and external partiesDeveloping influential local connections and networks with iwi, communities and whānau to achieve priority outcomes for the regionBuilding the capability of schools and their communities to take leadership of driving student achievement effortsWe are seeking a dynamic leader who has the skills to work in a complex environment and the ability to understand and apply the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and tangatawhenuatanga.If you are looking for a rewarding challenge, this is a key role that will have a genuine impact on students and the community.Are you ready to make a difference?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.There is more information in the position description attached and if this opportunity sounds like you, please apply now using the ‘apply online’ button.For further information, please contact Nicole at auckland.recruitment@education.govt.nzApplications close on Monday 23rd November 2020