Education Organiser, National Office, Wellington

Want to empower people to help them change the world?

We are looking for an Education Organiser to grow our union, innovate change, and develop learning opportunities for our members and staff.

NZEI Te Riu Roa is a dynamic union representing the interests of 47,000 education sector workers in every community in New Zealand.  We are a Treaty of Waitangi based organisation that aims to genuinely incorporate principles of biculturalism in our everyday work.

This full-time role involves designing, delivering, and sourcing learning programmes. It supports our campaign project teams; proves advice, development, and support to member leaders; and coaches and supports our managers and field staff.

Our ideal person will be values driven to build the capability and capacity of our organisation.  We’re looking for someone with proven adult education skills, who has a commitment to the goals and principles of trade unionism, and is experienced in organising and campaign activities.

We offer competitive terms and conditions of employment, a great place to work, and the opportunity to make a direct contribution to the lives of education workers and students in New Zealand. 

A full job description is available below, or contact Sue Braggins at

Applications in confidence should be emailed to or posted to Vacancies, PO Box 466, Wellington 6140.

Applications close at 5pm Friday 14th July 2017



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