Te Rōpū Whakahau is the leading national body that represents Māori engaged in Culture, Knowledge, Information, Communication and Systems Technology in Aotearoa New Zealand. Te Rōpū Whakahau is a Māori association guided by the whakatauki “waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa” and is founded on four core values: Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga, Kaitiakitanga and Te Reo Māori. Te Rōpū Whakahau supports practitioners and their organisations to empower whānau, hapū and iwi by providing development opportunities, indigenous and multicultural partnerships, and championing best practice around services, cultural responsiveness and accountability within the profession.
This training is suitable for anyone seeking further understanding of mātauranga Māori and practical ways to implement this effectively in the workplace. It is particularly relevant for library and information professionals who are members of the LIANZA Professional Registration scheme.
Continuing, full-time role (37.5 hours per week). Learning, Teaching & Research Learning Resources, University of Canterbury, Christchurch. Applications close 26 April 2015. Further information about this role is available on the Job Vacancies page.
Fixed term opportunity in Christchurch. Applications close 12 April 2015. Further information about this role is available on the Job Vacancies page.
Congratulations to Vicki-Anne Heikell, 2015 Meri Mygind Wahine Toa Award Recipient. Read more about Vicki-Anne and her outstanding contribution to the profession and her expertise in the care of ngā taonga i tuku iho on the Meri Mygind Wahine Toa award page.
Congratulations to Sheeanda Field, 2015 Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori Award Recipient. Read more about Sheeanda and her outstanding contribution to te reo Māori on the Robin Hakopa Te Reo Māori award page.
Permanent, full time at 37.5 hours per week. Te Puna Rakahau o Macmillan Brown, University of Canterbury, Christchurch. Applications close 18 February 2015. Further information about this role is available on the Job Vacancies page.