PPTA Field Officer vacancies

NZPPTA Te Wehengarua Hamilton Office

Field Officer Vacancy (part-time)

A Field Officer position has become available in the Hamilton field office of the New Zealand Post Primary Teachers’ Association Te Wehengarua.   The position is permanent part time at 0.5 FTE.   A starting date will be determined by mutual agreement.

The appointee will work as part of a team of Hamilton-based field staff and will have responsibility for organising and providing services to members and branches in the areas served by that office.  Skill or experience in one or more of the following is sought: dispute resolution, advocacy, union organising, or adult education.  Secondary teaching experience or knowledge of, or a qualification in, employment law is an advantage.  Applicants should list their strengths in their application.

The Association is committed to partnership in accordance with Te Tiriti o Waitangi.  A commitment to union goals and a high quality public secondary education service is essential.

Salary will be within the range of salaries paid to secondary teachers.  A staff collective agreement covers conditions of employment.  The Association 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 Kendra Greenwood, Acting Deputy General Secretary at kgreenwood@ppta.org.nz

Applications must be received by 5pm on Thursday 25 July 2019 and should be emailed to jelliott@ppta.org.nz

Last modified on Friday, 5 July 2019 12:07