Programme Manager-Elected Member Development

Date: 11-Oct-2021

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

We have a great opportunity for you to join our Governance Capability team. The team supports staff and elected members to build governance capability and give effect to Auckland Council’s unique governance model. We work in partnership with people from across the Governance Division and the wider council group.


The purpose of this role is to lead the learning, development, implementation and on-going review of the elected members development programme (Kura Kawana) with the expectation that the programme will be well-planned, logical meaningful and grounded in a clear strategic learning approach.


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He kōrero mōu: About you

You will have excellent understanding of Auckland Council’s governance structure and the organisation and be tertiary qualified. Ideally we would like you to have 10 years’ experience in a senior role, in a high complex organisation.


Other key skills we are looking for are good interpersonal skills with the ability to build productive relationships, analytical, critical evaluation and conceptual thinking skills, sound judgement, excellent written and oral communication skills, and proven skills and experience in learning design and implementation.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

In return for your hard work, you can expect a flexible and supportive work environment. Ehara taku toa, he takitahi, he toa takitini My success is not mine alone, but the success of many. You’ll also have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including discounted Leisure Centre membership and a range of other partnership discounts.


Applications close: Tuesday 26 October 2021

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.