Senior Office Administrator



  • Varied and interesting role

  • Permanent Full-time role

  • Ongoing professional development opportunities


About the Company

CORE is a not for profit education consultancy, professional learning and research agency actively involved working with individual educators, schools, clusters and partner organisations.

CORE is a forward‐thinking, values‐driven organisation. We are proud of the culture we have created in our workplace, and the atmosphere that staff and visitors experience in our organisation.

At the heart of CORE’s values and practice is Tātai Aho Rau and our commitment to our bicultural identity. Our mission is to push the boundaries of educational possibility.


About the Role

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, reliable individual to join our Wellington team.

  • Support and co-ordinate products and online services

  • Build relationships internally and externally

  • Sole charge office reception and general office support


Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience in project administration

  • Ability to thrive under pressure in a fast paced role, juggling multiple deadlines

  • Proactive and able to use initiative

  • Agile, with the ability to work flexibly when required

  • The ability to work in a culturally responsive manner is a requirement. Knowledge of te reo Māori is desirable. The successful applicant will work within the company’s framework – Tātai Aho Rau.



  • Ongoing professional development opportunities

  • 37.5 hour work week, Monday to Friday

  • Regular social events

  • Comprehensive wellbeing initiatives

    • Whānau group opportunities

    • EAP services

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Phone and laptop provided

How to Apply

Please send your application to:

Please find links to the Role Description and Application for Appointment form below:

Role Description

Application for Appointment form

We will require a covering letter, CV and application for appointment form.

Applicants for this position should have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa.


Applications close 9am, 29 April 2019. Tentative interviews 9-10 May.