Business Support

Location: Christchurch
Hours: 1.0 FTE (37.5 hours per week)
Term: Permanent
Applications Close: 4 June 2021
Tentative Interview Dates: 9-10 June 2021


●  A step up for an amazing administrator

●  Opportunity to be involved in exciting projects


About CORE

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.  Underpinning all practices are culturally responsible behaviours and attitudes including a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, through our Te Aho Tapu framework, and working in partnership. Our mission is to transform communities by pushing the boundaries of educational possibility.


About the Role

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

Some key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Support and co-ordinate products and online services
  • Build relationships internally and externally
  • Support projects and provide general administration support
  • Commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi, working in partnership and Te Aho Tapu
  • Commitment to modelling principles of Tātai Aho Rau and CORE’s values - manaakitanga, whānaungatanga, wairuatanga and kaitiakitanga

 Skills and Experience

  • Experience in providing contract and administrative support across multiple projects
  • Ability to thrive under pressure in a fast paced role, juggling multiple deadlines
  • Proactive and able to use initiative
  • Excellent understanding and working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and be confident working in online environments
  • 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.


How to Apply

Please send your application to:

Please find the relevant 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.