Tokelau Language Curriculum and Assessment Coordinator Department of Education

Background

The Department of Education’s five-year strategic plan, has at the forefront of its strategic
goals, “a thriving Tokelau language and culture.” The Tokelau Language Strategy gives
value to the importance of Tokelau language and culture as enablers in building students’
resilience. The role of the Tokelau Language Curriculum Coordinator is critical to building an
environment in which the language thrives and in which students build a deeper knowledge
of who they are.

Applications are invited for a qualified and experienced person to lead and coordinate
effectively the initiatives and strategies to achieve the expected outcomes for Tokelau
language in education settings.

Key Areas of Responsibility
1. Tokelau Language Curriculum and Assessment review and development
2. Tokelau language resources development
3. School-based professional development
4. Tokelau language qualifications development

The position is contracted for 3 years and will be based at one of the schools on Tokelau.
Attractive employment packages commensurate with the requirements are offered.

Please contact one of the following people for further information and/or the job description.
When making applications a covering letter and curriculum vitae and 2 professional referees
should be forwarded to any of the contacts below by 19 June 2020.

Kele Lui                                                                                  Hatesa Kirifi
HR Manager - National                                                          Admin. & Office Manager
Office of the Council for the Ongoing Government                Department of Education
Tokelau Apia Liaison Office                                                    Email:hatesa.kirifi@tokelau.org.nz
Apia, SAMOA
Phone: +685 20822
Fax: +685 21761
Email: kele.lui@tokelau.org.nz