Pou Ārahi – Cultural Advisor

  • Flexibility around hours, based in Wellington.
  • Work in close partnership with communities, whānau, hapū & iwi.
  • Play a part in development & implementation of programmes.
  • Member of the Senior Leadership Team.

 
Ko wai mātou | About us
Skylight is a national not-for-profit trust that supports tamariki, rangatahi and their whānau to navigate through times of grief, loss, and trauma, by facilitating their access to expert information, education, professional services, and support. Skylight aims to achieve that by also offering education, training and support for professionals, agencies and others who assist those dealing with grief, loss, and trauma.
 
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About the role
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Pou Ārahi will play a unique and important part within Skylight to embed and uphold tikanga, reo and mātauranga across teams and to ensure approaches are consistent and developed with authenticity. A key component of this role will be to develop and strengthen relationships with whānau, hapū, Iwi and Hauora Māori services. While overseeing and developing good cultural practices within Skylight, you will also act as an advisor to our different programmes, playing a part in development and implementation of programmes.

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience

  • Experience in developing and implementing Te Ao Māori informed programmes and strategic outcomes.
  • Demonstrated ability of working with tangata whenua, hapori, hapū and iwi.
  • Experience in working in a Māori cultural context and have a competent working ability with te reo Māori, tikanga and kawa.
  • Leads engagement with clear consideration towards valuing iwi and Māori in general to be kaitiaki of their own identity, language, and culture.
  • Knowledge and experience of wellbeing approaches and methodology or work experience within the health, education, youth development or social sector of 5+ years.

  
KA KATI NGĀ TONO/ APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Sunday, 23rd of June 2024
MŌ TE TONO, MŌ TE TIROTIRO TĀTAI TŪRANGA / APPLY OR VIEW THE POSITION DESCRIPTION: www.jacksonstone.co.nz
TAUPĀNGA /REFERENCE: BH-10980
ME HE PĀTAI ANŌ / FURTHER ENQUIRIES: Rachelle Russell 04-550 8041

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