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

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

The position is permanent full-time and based in the Association’s national office in Wellington. The successful applicant will provide co-ordination of, and leadership in, the provision of Association services to members. This includes oversight of the field officer services.

This is a high level position and the appointee, along with leadership and organising experience, will also have skills in: mentoring, dispute resolution, advocacy, union organising and adult education. New Zealand secondary teaching or extensive union experience plus knowledge of, or a qualification in, employment law 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 within Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is an equal opportunities employer.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand. If you are not a New Zealand citizen, you must have the right of permanent residence or a work permit.

A job description may be obtained from Julie Elliott at jelliott@ppta.org.nz or phoning (04) 913 4228. Queries about this position should be addressed to the Michael Stevenson, General Secretary, Ph (04) 913 4237, Email mstevenson@ppta.org.nz.

Applications must be received by 5pm on Thursday 5 December 2019 and should be marked confidential and emailed to jelliott@ppta.org.nz.

Last modified on Tuesday, 19 November 2019 11:08