Academic Staff Member Animal Care team

Listed 24 days Ago
Te Pūkenga | Toi Ohomai


Mō Tēnei Tūranga Mahi | About the Role

This position for an Academic Staff Member (ASM) within the Animal Care Team involves teaching on our Animal Care programmes. As an ASM within this team you will be required to teach in the classroom and tutor students; research, review, and update resources and classroom materials; set and mark assessments and enter results; assist with the recruitment and care of students; and actively participate in the team and faculty environment.

The appointing salary for this role will be between $60,000 up to $80,000 dependent on skills and experience.

The ASM Animal Care Team is based in our Toi Ohomai | Te Pūkenga reporting to the Academic Leader and will be responsible for: 

  • Delivery      across our suite of programmes which includes the Level 3 NZ Certificate      in Animal Care, Level 4 NZ Certificate in Animal Management, Level 5 NZ      Certificate in Animal Technology and Level 6 NZ Diploma in Veterinary      Nursing.
  • Providing      leadership in student management
  • Developing,      planning and implementing student assessment, courses and resource      material
  • Monitoring      student progress and results and providing timely and accurate advice and      support as required 
  • Planning      and timetabling for the programme as well as assisting with recruitment

He kōrero mōu| About you

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Minimum      of a Diploma in Veterinary Nursing or currently studying towards this
  • At      least 5+ years’ work experience in a relevant field 
  • Adult      Teaching qualification (preferred)
  • Importantly      you will be able to demonstrate strong alignment and commitment to our Toi      Ohomai Values.

As an inclusive and supportive employer, we value diversity and want to encourage anyone interested to apply, regardless of whether you tick all the boxes or not.

We know that people from underrepresented groups and women in particular don't apply for roles if they're not a 100% match, but we're not looking for perfection, we're looking for potential.  

We want to see the real you in your application, and welcome the real you on board if you come and work with us. Skills are gained across many areas of life, not just in formal employment. If you can demonstrate the skills listed in the ad, but the experience was gained through whānau life, community or mahi aroha (volunteering) we encourage you to apply and share your story with us in your Cover Letter.

Mō Mātou | About us

Toi Ohomai a business division of Te Pūkenga, is a vibrant and progressive tertiary institute with regional campus locations in Toi Ohomai Windermere (Tauranga), Toi Ohomai Mokoia (Rotorua).

Toi Ohomai | Te Pūkenga is committed to giving effect to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and delivering services in a manner that responds to the needs of Māori learners and their whānau, as well as the aspirations of iwi and Māori communities throughout our region (including Māori employers). To deliver effectively on this commitment, we recognise the need for a culturally competent and confident workforce vertically and horizontally across our organisation.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply 

As a responsible employer and education provider, Toi Ohomai | Te Pūkenga is committed to the protection of children and vulnerable persons and applies relevant policy and practice to meet this commitment. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and will be required to undergo pre-employment checks; Successful candidates will be required to undergo relevant vetting and employment checks.

If this exciting and rewarding role sounds like your next career move then we encourage you to apply prior to 10 May 2024.  We will be assessing all applications as we receive them and if we find that your application is one we wish to discuss further with you, we may contact you before the closing date of this advertisement.