Manager, Sentinel A Nuku Training Programme, (Temporary), Kahui Kaupapapa Atawhai, Central North Island

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 month ago
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    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Management
  • Location: Napier
  • Date Advertised: 10-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: DOC/200/2200IN
  • Job Title: Manager, Sentinel A Nuku Training Programme, (Temporary), Kahui Kaupapapa Atawhai, Central North Island
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Sentinel A Nuku is a programme to prepare the next generation of environment and conservation managers and technical experts.  It is a concept and philosophy that reflects both worlds; Te Ao Pakeha and Te Ao Maori.


We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, creative and organised Manager to lead the Sentinel A Nuku programme. This role will be based in the Central North Island (Hawkes Bay, Turangi, Taupo, Rotorua Whakatane or Tauranga).


The role reports to the Kaihautu, Nga Whenua Rahui.

We are looking for a motivated team leader who has:

  • Fluency in Te Reo Maori me ona tikanga (strong advantage)
  • Ability to connect with and generate interest with young people
  • Demonstrated commitment to the identification, training and development of people in their careers
  • Experience in developing and implementing a successful training programme
  • Experience in managing contracts with training providers
  • Experience working with businesses, government departments, local authorities to achieve a common vision
  • A commitment to the promotion of tikanga and kaitiakitanga in the management of te Taiao
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Highly skilled in people-based relationships


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.

Please apply online via the DOC Careers Centre.  Applications must include , a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description.

For any queries, please contact Shayla Kora,, or telephone (027) 5604546.  

Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 24 February 2020.

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.