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Kia rangatira te tū a Te Wānanga o Raukawa, hei whare ako whakatupu hoki i te mātauranga

Te Wānanga o Raukawa (TWOR) continues to produce graduates who contribute to the mātauranga Māori continuum within Aotearoa and abroad ensuring the survival of our knowledge, our people, our customs, our language and have done so for over 40 years, being the original contemporary Wānanga in Aotearoa.  We have one main campus and two other sites catering for over 5,000 students per year.  People are at the heart of everything we do directed by our ten guiding kaupapa.  Our people are our wealth, join our whānau and contribute to the success of all New Zealanders.  

Student Advisors

  • Part time, fixed term (12 weeks)
  • Ōtaki Campus

Are you a recent graduate from a degree or post graduate course?  Do you have some time available to help current students?

We are looking for advisors to help us pilot our Te Tātaritanga, Personal Transformation Plan (PTP) project.

As an advisor, you will work with a pool of students to set, track and reflect on goals designed to help them get the most out of their study.   You will be required to:

  • Regularly meet with participating students, either face to face or remotely, to help them set and track their goals
  • Provide ad-hoc support to participants
  • Attend team meetings
  • Keep records of your activity and your own reflections of the project

In return, we will provide:

  • Up to 10 hours of paid work a week for 12 weeks for supporting the PTP project and wider Wānanga whānau
  • Specialised training in how to work with the students to develop their goals and support them through their first semester of study
  • Access to, and training in, the tools used to work with the students
  • The equipment you need

Applications have been extended:  Sunday 28 February.  To find out more about this project visit the following webpage.

Executive Assistant to the Tumuaki

  • 1.0 FTE Full time
  • Ōtaki Campus

Are you after a dynamic role within a kaupapa Māori environment with opportunity to advance your career and study? A special and unique place of learning, Te Wānanga o Raukawa is a tikanga Māori tertiary education provider.  A vacancy has arisen for an Executive Assistant extraordinaire to join Te Whare o Te Tumuaki full time at our main campus located in Ōtaki.

The successful applicant will be required to perform a variety of administrative tasks and provide support to the tumuaki, Dr Mereana Selby.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to managing calendars, emails, minute taking, preparing travel arrangements and drafting or preparing relevant documentation and publications as required. 

Successful applicants should have a sound knowledge of the guiding kaupapa of Te Wānanga o Raukawa, be highly organised, have time management skills, be able to take initiative, and have competency of te reo Māori.  

Applications close:  Sunday 28 February 2021 


 For further information or to apply for any of these roles contact:

Dionne Seng, Kaihautū Te Whare Tiaki Rawa
Īmēra: dionne.seng@twor-otaki.ac.nz
Waea: 06 3649011 extn 757

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