Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is the Bay of Plenty’s largest tertiary education provider, serving both the Bay of Plenty and South Waikato regions with major campuses in Rotorua, Tauranga, Whakatāne, Taupō and Tokoroa, and learning centres spread across the region. We’re committed to working in partnership with iwi, hapū and whānau of the region and for Māori to achieve educational success as Māori. The mana ōrite Tiriti relationship with Te Kāhui Mātauranga (a collective of iwi representative of the region) is our organisational response to living Te Tiriti o Waitangi so we can meet the educational aspirations of Māori learners and iwi throughout the region more effectively.
As a subsidiary of Te Pūkenga – NZ Institute of Skills and Technology (Te Pūkenga), Toi Ohomai is also part of the national journey to transform vocational learning – making it more responsive to the needs of all regions of New Zealand, their regional learners, industries, employers and communities. Te Pūkenga has also set a clear focus on ensuring that its subsidiaries prioritise urgency of action regarding Te Tiriti o Waitangi: Delivering partnership, protection and participation to achieve equity for Māori.
We are now seeking to recruit a new Executive Director - Tiriti Partnerships who will be joining Toi Ohomai at a key transformation phase. We are seeking an experienced and committed executive leader to drive the organisation in the activation of Tiriti relationships and lead the organisation in its growth as a meaningful and valued partner to tangata whenua.
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This opportunity provides for a work-base at either our Rotorua or Tauranga campus although travel throughout our rohe is common. This is a rewarding leadership role in which your credibility and passion will enable you to make a difference to a broad range of stakeholders. Interviews for successful applicants are currently planned for the second week in December with a prospective start date in the New Year. If this exciting and rewarding role sounds like your next career move then we encourage you to submit your application prior to 02 December 2020.
To apply please submit your CV and Cover Letter alongside your online application. Direct enquiries can be made to Pam Asplin on firstname.lastname@example.org or (07) 557-6081.