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Part Time Union Educator (0.5FTE) – BOP/Waikato Region

NZNO, New Zealand's largest health sector union and the professional body for nurses, is seeking applications for a part time 0.5 FTE (20 hours per week) union Educator position, based in our Hamilton office. The actual hours of work are to be negotiated with the successful candidate.

The primary responsibilities of this position are planning, researching, developing and delivering education on employment relations issues and advocacy, union organising and political activism to NZNO delegates, staff and members across in the South Island.

The ideal candidate would have experience and/or qualifications in adult education, excellent interpersonal and facilitation skills, sound research abilities and a commitment to union and community activism. A nursing or health background, or some knowledge of the health sector, would be a real advantage. Key attributes for success in this role include positivity, resilience, energy and the ability to continually reflect on and improve your own performance.

If you can add to these things good basic IT skills and an understanding of and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, we'd love to hear from you. We offer competitive remuneration and a stimulating and supportive work environment.

A full position description is available from Jenny McCullum (contact details below).

Applications close (please include CV and covering letter) at 5pm on Friday 3 June 2016.

NZ Nurses Organisation
PO Box 1084
Telephone 03 474 6490