Community Programme Digital Specialist

Date: 14 Sep 2023

Location: West Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council



  • Te Manawa (Westgate) - West Auckland’s premier community hub.
  • Includes evening and weekend work.


He angitūtanga: The opportunity


We have an exciting opportunity for a Community Programming Digital Specialist to join the Te Manawa Community Programme Team as we embark on a journey into innovation with our wider community!

In this new role you’ll lead the way in the design and implementation of programmes that support community to connect, learn and master opportunities in the world using digital and creative tools. With strong industry networks and collaboration with community partners, service providers, and stakeholders, you will drive digital inclusion and innovation opportunities.

You will be focussed on meeting the needs of the underserved and bringing to life Te Manawa’s creative digital spaces and resources.


He kōrero mōu: About you

You will have proven experience and passion for designing and/or leading engaging programmes that empower people to learn and participate. You love all things digital and using old and new technology for innovative outcomes. You may be an avid gamer or animator or love creating things using anything from a crochet hook to a 3D printer. You will be capable, confident, and motivated to build industry and community networks and you will enable and support the co-design of digital programmes driven by and responsive to community needs.

As a senior member of the Community Programme team you will lead by example, champion health and safety and be willing to step in to resolve site issues where needed

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Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

You will work in a team that operates on values of whanaungatanga, manaakitanga, kotahitanga, and kaitiakitanga. We love our work, the team we work with, and our westie community. Every day will offer something new; new people, new friendships, new challenges and opportunities. 



Applications close: Sunday 1st October 2023 

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.