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Kaiwhakahaere (Administration Officer) – 20 hours per week Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington) Office

28 Feb 2023

NZEI Te Riu Roa is the dynamic and innovative union representing the interests of 47,000 education sector workers in New Zealand.

There is a vacancy in our Te Whanganui -a-Tara (Wellington) office for an experienced Administration Officer who will provide administration and IT support functions for the Central Region Team.

This role works 10 hours per week, to be worked Monday to Friday. The span of hours to be worked will be agreed with the successful applicant.

As a separate role, the position also provides Secretarial and Treasurer support to our Wellington Area Council for 10 hours per week. These hours are generally worked Monday to Friday although the occasional Friday evening work is required.

The successful candidate will have the following skills:

  • excellent communication.
  • experience in administration and accounts work. Experience in Xero an advantage.
  • good computer literacy and confidence using the Microsoft Office suite.
  • the ability to prioritise to meet deadlines.
  • a friendly telephone manner.
  • Confidentiality.
  • Secretarial and Treasurers experience would be an advantage.

NZEI Te Riu Roa is committed to upholding the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Candidates should either have or be committed to developing an understanding of Te Tiriti. We particularly welcome applications from people with experience in te reo and tikanga Māori.

The job descriptions for both roles are available for download below or contact Sue Braggins at sue.braggins@nzei.org.nz for more information.

Applications in confidence should be emailed to vacancies@nzei.org.nz. Please put “CRO” in the subject line.

Applications close at 5pm Monday 13th March 2023.

NZEI Te Riu Roa welcomes and supports people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, religions, and disabilities/ abilities. An expectation of this role is to actively support and promote our diversity and inclusion principles.
We want NZEI Te Riu Roa to be a place where you can bring your whole self to work.