Kaitūruki Whānau Kaiarahi
Permanent Position
Applications close:  Open

Toiora Whānau Service are looking for an energetic, full time Kaitūruki - Whānau Kaiarahi to join our team. 


The role of the Kaitūruki – Whānau Kaiarahi is to connect whānau with opportunities, pathways and tools that develop their full potential and support them on their journey towards achieving their dreams and aspirations.  This role will work to identify opportunities, support to access and navigate avenues to address needs, enhance and consolidate strengths and empower whānau to become leaders in whānau, hapū, iwi and the wider community.

Whānau Ora is a part of the Toiora Whānau service of Te Oranganui.

The ideal outcomes for whānau enrolled with this programme are that:

Whānau are:

  1. self-managing

  2. living healthy lifestyles

  3. participating fully in society

  4. confidently participating in te ao Maori

  5. economically secure and successfully involved in wealth creation

  6. Cohesive, resilient and nurturing.


Our ideal applicant will have extensive experience in a similar role, along with the following essential skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision to strict deadlines and competing priorities

  • Proficiency in Te Reo Māori and embodying tikanga Māori in all aspects of work

  • Is reliable, friendly, approachable and resilient

  • Report writing skills

  • Demonstrated organisational and planning ability for the successful completion of work

  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills in order to understand, interpret and administer the needs of the organisation

  • Strong computing skills including the Microsoft Office suite, client management systems, canva

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Negotiation skills

If you have the above skills and attributes and want to be part of a dedicated team, please apply now.