Vacancies

PPTA Te Wehengarua employs a variety of staff including field officers, the mataroa, a membership education coordinator, advisory officers (including the media team, the women's officer, and the āpiha Māori) and staff members who are employed to manage PPTA's financial, communication, membership and clerical needs.

Here we also list openings on various boards and committees.

 

NZPPTA Te Wehengarua National Office Deputy General Secretary (Policy) Vacancy

The Association is seeking a new Deputy General Secretary (Policy).

The position is based in the Association’s national office in Wellington and is to provide co-ordination of, and leadership in, the development and advocacy of policy in the professional and industrial areas of the Association’s affairs.  This includes oversight of collective agreement negotiations and management of a team of Advisory Officers, two Communications Advisors, Te Apiha Māori and a Women’s Officer.

This is a high level position and the appointee, along with leadership and union experience, will also have skills in: mentoring, dispute resolution, advocacy, education policy and collective agreement negotiations.  New Zealand secondary teaching or extensive union experience plus knowledge of, or a post-graduate level qualification in, education or policy will be an advantage.

A commitment to union goals and to a high quality public secondary education service is essential.

The Association is committed to partnership in terms of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is an equal opportunities employer.

Applications must be received by 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday 20 March 2019 and should be marked Confidential and addressed to:

General Secretary
(DGS Policy Vacancy)
New Zealand Post Primary Teachers’ Association
P O Box 2119
WELLINGTON

A job description and an application form may be obtained from Christine McNicol by phoning (04) 913 4235 or emailing cmcnicol@ppta.org.nz

Queries about this position should be addressed to the General Secretary, Ph. (04) 913 4237, Email mstevenson@ppta.org.nz

 

PPTA Guidance Counsellor Taskforce

The PPTA executive is seeking expressions of interest from members who would like to fill one of four vacancies on the new Guidance Counsellor Taskforce. The taskforce is being formed to prepare a paper for conference looking at the staffing of guidance counsellor positions.

Click here for more information.

 

Call for nominations for Area Schools Advisory Committee – Area 1

Due to a resignation, nominations are invited to fill a vacancy on the Area Schools Advisory Committee representing Area 1 for the remainder of 2019.

The Area Schools Advisory Committee gives advice to Executive about the needs of members in area schools and monitors negotiations for the area schools Collective Employment Agreement.

The term of office is for one year.

Area 1 includes the following regions: Northland Upper, Central and Lower, Tamaki Makaurau Auckland and Counties-Manukau.

Nominations for positions on the Area Schools Advisory Committee should include a signed nomination form and a candidate information sheet (attached).

Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 8 March 2019 and should be sent to Julie Elliott, NZPPTA, Freepost 103122, PO Box 2119, Wellington, Email jelliott@ppta.org.nz or Fax to (04) 382 8763.

 

Call for nominations for Area Schools Advisory Committee – Area 3

Due to a resignation, nominations are invited to fill a vacancy on the Area Schools Advisory Committee representing Area 3 for the remainder of 2019.

The Area Schools Advisory Committee gives advice to Executive about the needs of members in area schools and monitors negotiations for the area schools Collective Employment Agreement.

The term of office is for one year.

Area 3 includes the following regions: Central Plateau, Hawkes Bay, Taranaki, Manawatu-Whanganui, Hutt Valley, Wairarapa and Wellington.

Nominations for positions on the Area Schools Advisory Committee should include a signed nomination form and a candidate information sheet (attached).

Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 8 March 2019 and should be sent to Julie Elliott, NZPPTA, Freepost 103122, PO Box 2119, Wellington, Email jelliott@ppta.org.nz or Fax to (04) 382 8763.

 

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