Manager Industries at Ara Poutama Aotearoa (Department of Corrections), Northland (Te Tai Tokerau)
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
'Kotahi anō te kaupapa, ko te oranga o te iwi' – ‘There is only one purpose to our work: the wellness and wellbeing of our people.
Nau mai, Haere mai, we welcome you to join our whānau
Mō te tūnga | About the role
If you are looking for an opportunity to grow and develop as a Leader, one where you can bring your passion and commitment and grow a culture of continuous improvement then this could be the right opportunity for you. We are looking for an experienced frontline manager who can lead and support staff to embed the over-arching organisational strategy Hōkai Rangi, which expresses our commitment to delivering great outcomes for the people in our management and their whānau.
The Manager Industries is responsible for managing offender employment activities on site. In this role you will be managing instructors and principal instructors, including the coordination of training and development, delegation of duties and performance management.
Northland Region Corrections Facility (NRCF) has a range of industry focused areas including, Horticulture, Catering, Laundry, Carving to name a few. Throughout all these areas and more, the goal is to provide valued training, education and industry relevant skills to those persons within our management.
Mōu | About you
We welcome expressions of interest from those who can demonstrate, experience in supporting business planning and strategic management, staff management and development, consultation, communication and relationship management skills.
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience
- Strong people management skills that engage others in the vision essential
- Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate an effective team to share a common vision, purpose and to achieve strategic and operational goals.
- Highly motivated to enable skill enhancement and qualification attainment for prisoners to obtain employment post release.
- Demonstrated ability to manage conflict in a professional manner.
- Courage and determination to succeed in a challenging and complex environment
- Strong communication and relationship management skills, including a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with stakeholders (both internal and external)
- Develop and drive strategic plans to deliver good business results
Mō mātou | About us
Ara Poutama Aotearoa is a name that has been gifted to us by Iwi and conveys the responsibility we have to support and guide those in our care to reach their potential. Our strategy, Hōkai Rangi (https://arapoutama.page.link/Eit5), provides a clear direction of travel - one that builds on the good things that are already happening, and, most importantly, how we can innovate to find new ways of doing things to achieve better outcomes for Māori, whānau and communities.
Tono ināianei | Apply Now
To apply, submit your tailored CV and a cover letter (PDF) describing your motivation for applying and highlighting your relevant skills, experience and personal qualities you believe are essential to your success in this role.
It is an exciting time and we continue to seek out talented individuals who are committed to an inclusive, vibrant workplace. We recognise and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals, and that of the collective talent in our whānau.
For reporting and transparency, it is important that all applications are submitted through our careers site. Visit careers.corrections.govt.nz or email our team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ara Poutama Aotearoa (Department of Corrections)|
|Location:||Northland (Te Tai Tokerau)|
|Category:||Defence, corrections & security|
|Attachment:||Regional - Manager Industries.docx (Word, 360KB)
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