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Advisor - Partnering For Outcomes - Oranga Tamariki

Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children
Job Category:
Community Services
Auckland - Auckland
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Advisor - Partnering For Outcomes - Oranga Tamariki

Auckland (Full-time, 12 month fixed term)


•        Join our Ministry and influence change for all New Zealanders

•        Improve outcomes for vulnerable children

•        Based in Ellerslie, Auckland


About the role:

The Advisor PFO position offers an exciting opportunity to engage with and support providers and communities at a regional and local level to improve outcomes for vulnerable children, families and communities.

You will be supporting the provision of services to families and communities by developing and managing contracts with those who provide the services. Monitoring of performance will include a strong focus on outcomes being achieved.

Your excellent communication skills will enable you to engage with stakeholders and build strong relationships. Important to this role is the ability to work in a collaborative and innovative way in cross-agency settings.  Knowledge of the coordination, delivery or contracting of social services would be useful.

About You

You may come from a background working in the social/health/education sectors either as a public servant or in an NGO setting. A relevant tertiary qualification or suitable experience is preferred, an ability to work with ambiguity and move quickly in a dynamic environment. A working knowledge of the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and the implications of these for the work of Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children are important.


What we offer:

We offer a dedicated supportive team and the opportunity to apply your skills and experience to the wellbeing of vulnerable Tamariki. If you want to be part of changing the way New Zealand supports our most vulnerable please apply now.


About us:

Oranga Tamariki–Ministry for Children is the Ministry that supports the most high risk children and young people in New Zealand. Oranga Tamariki works to advance the wellbeing and positive long-term outcomes of these children and young people. In everything we do, the wellbeing and best-interests of children are paramount. The voices of children and young people underpin the design and operation of our services.


How to apply:

Apply online with your CV, cover letter. If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee already, please apply through your myHR portal. This will ensure your application is received internally

All applications must be made online, if you have any queries, please contact Danelle McLellan – or 09 909 4540.


Applications close 26th July 2019


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