Kaihāpai Pouako Hapori – Community Education & Advocacy Worker

  • Community Law Wellington Hutt Valley
  • Wellington and Lower Hutt
  • Mar 28, 2024
Full-Time Community Development Community Services Education Legal

Job Description

POSITION: Kaihāpai Pouako Hapori –
Community Education & Advocacy Worker
HOURS OF WORK: 37.5
TERM: Permanent
 

Ko Pou Whirinaki te tīma Māori o Te Tari Ture Hapori o Pōneke me Te Awa Kairangi. Ko te kaupapa o Pou Whirinaki he tuku ratonga ture ki te hunga Māori e noho nei ki roto o Pōneke me Te Awa Kairangi.

E rapu ana mātou i tētahi Kaihāpai Pouako Hapori hei tāpiri ake ki to mātou tīma o Pou Whirinaki. Ko te mahi a te Kaihāpai Pouako Hapori he waihanga rauemi, he whakarite nohoanga, he whakaako ki te hapori ngā wahanga o te ture. Ka rua, ko te mahi a te Kaihāpai Pouako Hapori he hāpai i te hunga e raru ana ki ngā momo ratonga o te Kāwanatanga, he hāpai hoki I ngā mahi o te tīma kia tutuki katoa ngā whainga matua.

Pou Whirinaki – Services to Māori team is a specialist team at Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley (CLWHV) providing services primarily to Māori clients. The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for Legal Education in the Wellington and Hutt Valley communities. You will be tasked with the facilitation and delivery of legal education session. As a legal educator, you will work alongside Māori community groups, marae, kura and other organisations to deliver relevant education sessions. You will also be expected to provide advocacy services to Māori clients when dealing with the likes of govt departments and other service providers. The succcessful candidate will have a strong understanding of tikanga Māori and Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Community Law offers flexible and supportive working conditions, a strong collective employment agreement, generous leave entitlements and great colleagues.

Organisation

Community Law Wellington and Hutt Valley

Job Summary

The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for Legal Education in the Wellington and Hutt Valley communities.

Salary

$64,000 pro rata

How to apply

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to pouwhirinaki@wclc.org.nz.
Full job description can be found here https://www.wclc.org.nz/current-vacancies/

Applications close 5pm on April 5th

Sector

Not for Profit