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Language Planning Advisor - Maori  

Listed: 26 November 2018
Contract | Prime office location, positioned close to the train station and local amenities, All Wellington


A Māori Crown Entity seeks 2 experienced Senior Language Planning Advisors for fixed term contracts based in Wellington CBD.

  • Unique technical role for a niche government agency
  • 2 x 6 month fixed term roles that start in December 2018 / January 2019
  • Prime office location, positioned close to the train station and local amenities

What’s in it for you?

This is an opportunity to work for an organisation that are proudly and profoundly promoting the revitalisation of the indigenous language of Aotearoa, te reo Māori. They are pioneering in their field, exceedingly passionate and highly regarded. The business is based near Lambton Quay and the office offers harbour views and a team culture that is strongly orientated around staff engagement and job fulfilment.


What you would be doing

The Language Planning Advisor is responsible for engaging with private and public sector businesses and then providing solutions and identifying potential for implementing the use of te reo Māori into their workplace. This is done by presenting evaluations, procedures and planned structures.


You will be doing to following:

  •  In depth planning and research
  • Assessing clientele culture and visions for implementation
  • Developing Māori language planning processes
  • Implementing and activating procedures
  • A wide range of project management
  •  Providing guidance and advisory during all stages of process

Who are we looking for?

In order to be successful you must have to following experience

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills – English and Māori
  • Ability to fluently speak te reo Māori at a conversational level
  •  Exceptional project management and planning experience
  • Comprehension of digital influences for projects of this nature
  • Outstanding presentation delivery abilities


What’s next?

If this role takes your interest and you strongly believe that you have the experience to succeed in this role then please don’t hesitate in submitting your updated CV. Please click apply to begin the process.


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