Marketing and Engagement Advisor- Youth – Oranga Tamariki

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 09-OCT-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/35080
  • Job Title: Marketing and Engagement Advisor- Youth – Oranga Tamariki
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  • Summary:
Marketing and Engagement Advisor Youth

Permanent, Full-Time Opportunity

Wellington

  • Do you have pastoral experience working with youth?
  • Keen to put your creative skills and multimedia content production skills use for a great cause?
  • Are you passionate about helping New Zealanders understand how they can support young people?

Make a significant impact to the lives of New Zealand tamariki and rangatahi by educating the public about the experiences of young people confronting significant challenges.

 

About the role: 

The Engaging all New Zealanders team within Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children exists in order to encourage New Zealanders to take actions that support children and young people facing significant challenges.

 

The key functions of this new youth-centred Marketing and Engagement Advisor position are to provide pastoral liaison to the young people we work with, and co-create exciting multimedia content for the team’s campaigns and strategies.

 

You will be making a significant impact to the lives of New Zealand tamariki and rangatahi by educating the public about the experiences of young people confronting significant challenges.

 

The content that you produce will help New Zealanders understand how they can support tamariki and rangatahi in the community, and how NGOs and other organisations support these efforts. 

 

The team you will be joining has significant skills and experience in marketing, social media, video content production and community engagement.  From time to time you may support with other communications, engagement and marketing projects.

 

 

What you will bring:

To be successful in this role, you will ideally have:

  • Proven experience providing pastoral support to a diverse range of children and young people
  • Proven experience running child and young person-centred workshops and other insight gathering processes
  • Proven graphic design and multimedia content production experience
  • Experience co-designing creative content with children and young people
  • Prior experience managing promotional activity through social media
  • Expert youth engagement skills
  • Knowledge of a range of pastoral support techniques and when to apply the right option
  • Proficiency in Te Reo Māori and a thorough understanding of Te Ao Māori would be an advantage
  • Creative thinker, with a passion for the wider goal of supporting young people facing significant challenges to reach their potential
  • Sound risk assessment, and risk mitigation skills
  • Ability to establish positive relationships at a high level and to manage complex working relationships with people at all levels within and outside of government in a discrete and confidential manner

 

About us:

All tamariki and rangatahi deserve to feel safe, have their voices heard, and be surrounded by loving whānau. At Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children, we’re on a journey to ensure that it happens.

 

 

How to apply:

Apply online with your CV and cover letter. If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee already, please apply through your myHR portal. If you have any questions about the role, please contact  Gaynor.Brymer@ot.govt.nz.

 

Applications close 23rd October 2020