23 May 2020

Full-Time Analyst – Wanganui

Ministry of Education – Posted by MinEducationAnywhere


Job Description

  • Full-time, permanent position
  • Whanganui

About this role

If you have excellent relationship management skills, the ability to extract and analyse performance data, then this role in the Whanganui regional office will be ideal for you.

The team works closely with early childhood services and schools in developing projects and initiatives to lift student achievement and bring about change for and with services, schools, providers and communities.

We need an experienced analyst to develop and maintain effective systems and processes in data collection, analysis and reporting on organisational performance. You will be required to support the team to interpret the data and work with external agencies.

With an eye for detail, and the ability to convert multiple sources of data into simple and relevant reports, you will provide information that sets a strong foundation for our team’s work.

About you

As an analyst you will work as an integral part of this team. Your analysis will inform priorities and activities and provide critical information for planning and decision-making.

The role includes the following:

  • Analysing and monitoring trends in student participation, access and engagement and other indicators of education performance
  • Developing and maintaining databases and information systems
  • Reporting on performance and contributing to programme evaluation
  • Maintaining effective relationship with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensuring activity in the regional office is aligned with national activity

Applicants will have demonstrated analytical skills and a detailed understanding of analytical theory. Research and analysis skills, including the ability to analyse and critique research and evaluation information experience. The ability to interpret and communicate complex information in a way that makes it accessible, and a background in supporting and implementing databases and other systems for data collection and analysis are essential to be successful in this role.

What can we offer you?

We offer a competitive salary and terms and conditions. In addition, our specialists tell us they value the following:

  • ‘The ability to make a positive difference in the lives of children, young people and their whānau and contribute to system wide change is a huge plus’
  • ‘I really value the ability to work closely with specialists from other disciplines. It enhances my own practice and thinking’

Are you ready to make a difference?

As a government agency, the Ministry is committed to keeping to the Treaty of Waitangi’s guiding principles in our work for and with Māori students, their whānau, hapū and iwi.

Please review the job description and if this opportunity interests you and you meet the requirements, please apply now using the ‘apply online’ button.

For further information, please contact Rae Karipa at rae.karipa@education.govt.nz

How to Apply

Please review the position description by copy and pasting this link into your browser: https://expressonline.haineslink.co.nz/pdfs/654355_JobDesc.pdf Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 7 June 2020.

Job Categories: Coordinators and Advisors. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 10 days.

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