21/785 Senior Specialist (Online Services and Teaching and Learning Resources) at Department of Internal Affairs, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Type: Fixed Term/Secondment - 6 Months
Hours: Full time
Location: Auckland (Central City)
Business Group: National Library
Branch: Information and Knowledge Services
Salary: $88,549 - $119,802
- Make a difference for young people in New Zealand
- Contribute your specialist skills and knowledge to exciting work programme
- Fixed term six months
We are seeking an outstanding person for the key position of Senior Specialist, Online Services, within the Services to Schools team at a time of dynamic opportunity and change.
The Senior Specialist, Online Services and Teaching and Learning Resources is responsible for providing deep specialist knowledge and expertise in the development of online content, teaching and learning resources, and online services that will foster the development of information literacies and support educators and learners in an ever-increasing digital world. Most of the mahi over this time will be focused on supporting the Aotearoa New Zealand Histories Curriculum.
The Senior Specialist, Online Services and Teaching and Learning Resources will build relationships in the library, education, and culture and heritage sectors to support effective approaches to providing quality online learning resources across the curriculum and developing digitally literate learners. The role will be an important contributor to service development initiatives and projects across Services to Schools teams.
The Senior Specialist, Online Services will be a valued team member who positively contributes to achieving results to support our vision that young people have access to effective and connected library services and resources that support their development as engaged readers and digitally literate learners, connected to the histories, knowledge and cultures of Aotearoa.
The individual we seek has the energy and drive to motivate and empower others, well developed ability to work collaboratively within and across teams, excellent planning and execution ability with the specialist knowledge and skills to contribute to the delivery of an exciting and ambitious work programme.
In return we can offer you a stimulating role working across the Services to Schools team.
We are looking for someone with:
- Demonstrated successful experience in developing and delivering online resources, products, and services to support effective teaching and learning in an education context,
- Record of successful development of services and resources supporting development of information and digital literacies,
- Demonstrated ability to build effective working relationships at all levels including externally with the education sector,
- Excellent understanding of Te Marautanga o Aotearoa and the New Zealand Curriculum,
- Highly developed communication skills across a range of contexts including through online media,
- Knowledge and interest in keeping up with current information and digital literacy and online service trends, education and library sector developments and teaching and learning resources for young people and educators.
Please note: This is a fixed term role for six months.
Working at the Department of Internal Affairs, you ll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of New Zealanders. National Library s Literacy and Learning Directorate sits within the Information and Knowledge Services branch, the Department s epicentre of information management, culture and heritage.
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We recognise a diverse workforce contributes to better business outcomes. We are committed to creating a workplace where all employees have equal access.
If you have a strong interest in and commitment to improving access to library services and resources for young people in Aotearoa and want a job that provides challenge and leadership opportunities, we would like to hear from you.
To learn more about the diverse, important mahi we do at Te Tari Taiwhenua and see why we're a great place to work, click here.
We work to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders through our four outcome areas:
- People can easily access the services and information they need
- Iwi, hapū and communities across New Zealand are safe, resilient and thriving
- People's sense of belonging and collective memory builds an inclusive New Zealand
- New Zealand is a well-functioning democracy across central and local government
Internal Affairs has a vaccination policy and employment with the Department is conditional on being fully vaccinated for Covid-19, holding and maintaining a valid My Vaccine Pass. Consideration will be given to whether medical or other genuine exemptions can be accommodated in individual cases.,
Applications close: 5pm, Sunday 23 January 2022
For more information please contact: Rene Burton, 09 365 8837, Rene.Burton@dia.govt.nz
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Department of Internal Affairs|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||Information / Records Management|
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