Voices of Children and Young People Team
Based in Wellington
If the answer is yes then this could be the role for you!
Putting children first guides everything we do at Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children (Oranga Tamariki). Along with that, we value fairness and sincerity. We treat whānau with respect and we think long-term. We believe that by getting involved early and showing love and care, we give children the best chance of growing into happy thriving New Zealanders. A founding principle for Oranga Tamariki is our high aspirations for tamariki Māori and their whānau. We work alongside our community partners to bring about positive outcomes for the tamariki, rangatahi and whānau we work with.
Based within the Tamariki Advocate Voice of Children Group, the Voices of Children and Young People team works to ensure tamariki and rangatahi involved with the care system are able to participate in decision making and have their voices heard, valued and acted on.
We are looking for someone with administration experience, or who has recently completed their tertiary studies and has great organising skills, with a ‘can do’ attitude to support the General Manager and the Voices of Children and Young People team.
Some of your main responsibilities will include the following:
To be successful in the role, you will:
This is great role for someone looking to grow or develop their administration skills in a fast-paced environment. If you are proactive, reliable and organised, get in touch.
What we offer
We offer a dedicated and supportive team, flexible work options and the opportunity to apply your skills and experience to improving the wellbeing and outcomes of tamariki and rangatahi.
How to apply
Please apply through the ‘apply button’ and upload your CV and cover letter.
Internal Oranga Tamariki employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work. This will ensure that your MyHR employee profile is visible as an internal candidate.
All external applicants including MSD employees – please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter.
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