13 May 2022

Full-Time Network Analyst

Ministry of Education – Posted by MinEducationAuckland, New Zealand


Job Description

  • 12-month, fixed-term role
  • Te Tai Raro – Tai Tokerau

Help shape the future of Education

He mea tārai e mātou te mātauranga kia rangatira ai, kia mana taurite ai ōna huanga

We work to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes

At Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga – Ministry of Education, we work to provide services and support nationally, regionally and locally to the education sector, and in some cases, directly to ākonga and whānau.

We help shape the policies, settings and performance of the education system for early learning, schooling and tertiary. We do this by building relationships and understanding the needs of those who receive our services.

We are making significant changes to how we deliver our mahi by doing the following:

  • Taking practical action to give effect toteTiritio Waitangi
  • Giving priority to regional and local voice
  • Delivering greater responsiveness, accessibility and integrated services and support
  • Improving feedback loops and information flows

Our organisation is made up of talented and committed people across Aotearoa from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.

About our group and team

Te Tai Raro – Tai Tokerau is a frontline group providing leadership and integrated services to the sector and others. This includes services, such as learning support and education advice and regulation functions for schools and early learning services.

The Network team support a passionate team of Education Advisors dedicated to improving the outcomes of tamariki working closely with the education sector from Cape Reinga to Te Hana from our modern office in Whangārei.

About this role

The focus of this role is to monitor, assess and analyse population changes, school roll fluctuations and other trends and changes impacting on the structure of the education provision at all levels of the education network. This will include, planning and analytical support, project design, interpreting data from a number of sources and creating meaningful insights.

About you

You will have experience in an analytical role where you have extracted and reviewed data from different sources looking for trends, created reports highlighting risks and opportunities and presented your findings in a meaningful way to a variety of different stakeholders.

You will also offer the following:

  • Well developed knowledge of statistical and/or demographic analysis with familiarity with a range of methodologies and techniques
  • Sound understanding of demography, including analysing, interpreting and communicating demographic information
  • Applied knowledge and understanding of a range of computer packages including Excel, Word, Access, MapInfo and SuperMap
  • Strong relationship management and communication skills
  • Experience engaging with iwi would be advantageous
  • The ability to build a good understanding of the wider regional environment
  • The ability to understand and apply the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Tangata Whenuatanga

We can offer you a supportive team environment where you will have the opportunity to develop your skillset whilst working on interesting programmes of work. We can also offer a flexible work arrangement.

Are you ready to make a difference?

We need to reflect the diverse communities we serve, so we welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, orientations, and identities. As an organisation, we are committed to building racial equity and excellence in the education sector. We want to provide flexible working environments where everyone feels relevant, valued and supported.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit your cover letter and resume by using the ‘apply’ button.

In your cover letter we’d like to know:

  • About you, your values, your whakapapa
  • Uour interest and motivations for this role
  • The abilities, strengths, personal attributes and diverse perspectives you will bring to the role and this organisation.

Please note that this role is affected by the COVID-19 Public Health (Vaccinations) Order 2021.​

To be offered this role, the successful applicant will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a medical exemption and provide evidence of their vaccination status.

For further information, please contact Brent Stephen at brent.stephen@education.govt.nz

Applications close at 11:59pm on Sunday, 22 May 2022.

How to Apply

Please apply via this link: https://jobs.education.govt.nz/jobs/EDU-1613762B

Job Categories: Education / Training. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 60,000 - 80,000. Job expires in 2 days.

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