Staff vacancies

PPTA Te Wehengarua employs a variety of staff including field officers, the mataroa, a membership education coordinator, advisory officers (including the media team, the women's officer, and the āpiha Māori) and staff members who are employed to manage PPTA's financial, communication, membership and clerical needs.

Office manager (union administrator) vacancy

The New Zealand Post Primary Teachers’ Association has a vacancy for an Office Manager in its Christchurch field office

This is a permanent part-time position of 25 hours per week during secondary school term time. 

PPTA Office Managers are responsible for the efficient operation of the local field office and facilitating the delivery of membership services in the local area.

Use of Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint is essential. Excellent communication skills and extensive office experience are required.  The appointee would work as part of a team and must possess the ability to operate in a small office, with varied duties.

Conditions of appointment are covered by a staff Collective Agreement.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.  If you are not a New Zealand citizen, you must have the right of permanent residence or a work permit.

For an application form and job description please contact Julie Elliott at or phone 04 913 4228. 

Applications must be received by midday on Tuesday 10 April 2018 and should be emailed to or mailed to Julie Elliott, (Staff vacancy), NZPPTA, PO Box 2119, Wellington 6140.

The Association is an equal opportunities employer and affirms Te Tiriti o Waitangi.




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