Kaitohutohu Taunaki Tauira (Advisor Student Support)

Kaitohutohu Taunaki Tauira (Advisor Student Support)

Fixed Term (to 14 December 2018)/Full Time

Manukau Campus, Māngere

Ref:  18DIHU058

The Kaitohutohu Taunaki Tauira (Advisor Student Support) will provide core quality support functions to guide, support, and empower our tauira to progress through their studies. 

Duties involve providing a range of high quality professional services such as:

  • Enrolment
  • Disability support
  • Pastoral care
  • Tertiary learning support with a strong focus on academic writing
  • Literacy and Numeracy
  • Career Pathways

The position also explores options for the students in order to assist them with maintaining their personal well-being.

You will hold the following qualifications and experience:

  • Degree in Education, Psychology or Sociology or relevant field
  • Full NZ Driver’s License
  • Knowledge in Maori, Pacific world views
  • Literacy and Numeracy Teaching
  • Intermediate user knowledge of Microsoft Office and be IT savvy
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Relationship building and management skills are critical
  • Sound understanding of relevant legislation
  • Proven ability to coach and mentor
  • Excellent facilitation skills
  • Being well organised and self-sufficient
  • The ability to work with people and organisations with a variety of cultures and backgrounds in a productive and solutions-focussed manner
  • Understanding of basic Te Reo Māori phrases, mihi and greetings, and of Māori values, culture and tikanga is expected.

Police vetting is a requirement for this position.

To apply for this position please register and apply on our jobs site: https://twoa.careercentre.net.nz/

Enquiries to Mandy Masters on 09 257 5651 or Mandy.CrawfordMarsters@twoa.ac.nz

Closes 30 September 2018 

Fixed Term Full-time

Job no: 18DIHU058

Location: Mangere

Closing Date: Sunday, 30 September 2018