Chief Policy Analyst | Wellington
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Attachments:|| CPA Job Description.pdf (PDF, 276KB)
|Application Close Date:||24-Mar-2019|
Chief Policy Analyst - Wellbeing and Learning Support
Based in Wellington
We are looking for a capable and committed Chief Policy Analyst to join our Wellbeing and Learning Support Policy team to lead the development of policy in some high profile, new and challenging areas.
Education is key to our well-being, social cohesion, and citizenship. It is crucial to New Zealand's ability to achieve sustainable and inclusive economic growth. Successful candidates will join our policy community and be based in the Education System Policy Group. We are a group with a strong policy culture that works on issues affecting a huge system that directly impacts the lives of all New Zealanders.
We need a Chief Policy Analyst who is keen to have an impact for children and young people with disabilities and/or learning support needs, and students at risk of disengaging from education. The Wellbeing and Learning Support team develops policy to improve the education experience and outcomes for these students in particular, who may need additional help to reach their full potential. Your work will contribute to advice on education settings for students at-risk of disengaging from education.
We would like to hear from you if you have proven policy experience at a senior level, and
- thrive in a fast-paced policy environment
- have proven ability to collaborate with others to find solutions
- are a critical thinker and can bring innovative approaches to complex policy issues
- have sound approaches to developing evidence-based analysis and advice
In return we can offer you the opportunity to contribute to a high profile, challenging and ambitious agenda for change, a strong focus on the development of our people, and the ability to drive and influence policy direction.
Please note that there is more information in the Job Description attached, please review and if this opportunity interests you and you meet the requirements, please apply now using the ‘Apply Online' button.
For more information, please contact Anne Fontaine at email@example.com
Applications close midnight - 24 March 2019.