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Kaiarotahi - Te Whawhaki Trust 

Te Whawhaki Trust is the part of the Ngā Tāngata Tiaki Group that focuses on Iwi Development.  

The Kaiarotahi is responsible for operationalising the Trusts strategic and annual plans. 

The role is guided by Te Rautaki o Te Whawhaki, the strategic intent, focused on building and strengthening Te Mana o Te Iwi.  The Kaiarotahi will lead the Trusts commitment to iwi development, and the aspirations of the whānau, hapū and Iwi, by using the resources of the Trust and others to make things happen. 

This is a full time role.  The salary scale ranges from $80,000 to $100,000 per annum for a forty hour working week.    

The primary responsibilities of the role include:

  • Strategy and project planning and implementation
  • Building and maintaining relationships
  • Project oversight and delivery
  • Effective Communication
  • Reporting  and leadership
  • Risk identification and mitigation

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For further information please contact: 

Nancy Tuaine



Expressions of Interest - Executive Committee Member for Awa FM

Ngā Tāngata Tiaki o Whanganui Trust is the License Holder for Te Reo Irirangi o Whanganui Incorporated (AwaFM) having taken over the role from the Whanganui River Māori Trust Board when it was dis-established.

The role of AwaFM is to broadcast quality programmes to the areas encompassed by the Hinengakau, Tamaupoko and Tupoho boundaries of representation. 

A vacancy has arisen for one appointed member to the Executive Committee and consequently Ngā Tāngata Tiaki is seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably experienced, skilled and qualified people who wish to be considered for position.

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Expressions of Interest - Te Ngakinga o Whanganui Trust 

We are calling for expressions of interest of suitably qualified and experienced professionals who wish to be considered for the position of Trustee to Te Ngakinga o Whanganui Trust.

Te Ngakinga was established as part of the Ngā Tāngata Tiaki Group structure, and along with Whanganui Iwi Fisheries Limited, is tasked with protecting and growing the financial assets of the Trust.

The ideal Trustee would possess skill sets and experience in the following areas: direct investment, Tupua Te Kawa, finance, property management and governance.

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Expressions of interest are open until November 20. 

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