Closing Date: Saturday 26th January 2019
Location: National Office
Recruitment Contact: Jenna.Kerr@corrections.govt.nz
Our National Education team is responsible for the development, procurement, oversight, quality assurance and review of education programmes, provided to learners across the Corrections estate.
The Senior Adviser role has responsibility for developing and managing a portfolio of education programmes and initiatives, and works closely with diverse groups within our organisation and with external service providers, to ensure our internal staff and external partners provide a suite of programmes that meet the needs of our learners and are consistent with best practice.
Education programmes need to meet the current and future needs of our learners, therefore this position offers the opportunity to make a difference by influencing at a national level, ensuring development of high quality, up to date, well- delivered programmes across our various sites.
Key accountabilities for the position include:
Imperative to your success in this position will be:
As this is a critical role, you will quickly establish relationships and credibility across the organisation and with our education providers, as well as an understanding of the educational needs of our learners, and initiatives currently in place.
We have both a permanent and fixed term (Approximately 10 months) role available in this team. Please specify your preference in your cover letter.
All applications must be submitted online via our recruitment system. Please note: Applications that are emailed directly will NOT be considered.
Corrections embraces diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace. We recognise and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and celebrate the collective talent of all employees.