Te Puni Kōkiri advises the Government on suitable candidates for many of the appointments to government boards, committees and advisory groups. The Governance and Appointments Service maintains a database of candidates with suitable expertise and recommends names of potential candidates on to Ministers and agencies wishing to make appointments to these bodies.
Anyone of Māori descent who believes they have the skills, qualities and commitment to make a strong contribution to a government statutory board, committee or advisory group, can register on the database.
Recommendations for appointment will be based on the skills and qualifications requested by the board seeking to fill its vacancy. Generally speaking, agencies are seeking people with considerable senior level experience and sector expertise.
Sector experience most in demand is in:
We put forward nominations for a range of Government and some private organisations including:
If you have the experience and skills a board needs and you're interested in being nominated by Te Puni Kōkiri to a decision-making body, please email your curriculum vitae to email@example.com, or post to:
Governance and Appointments
Te Puni Kōkiri
PO Box 3943
No. We're sorry, but we can't help anyone find a job. We're looking for people to serve on government boards, committees and advisory groups.
Congratulations on your achievement. Generally speaking, agencies are looking for people with extensive senior level work experience, so you may want to wait until you have built up a working CV.
If you'd like to nominate someone else please send their full contact details with a brief summary of their skills and experience. We can then contact them directly to follow up.
Agencies request the skills, qualifications and experience they need and we match candidates carefully with the requirements of each position. Your name will not be automatically forwarded for nomination.
You are not obliged to accept an appointment if it is offered to you.
The information we hold on the database and any CVs (curriculum vitae) are used only by our Governance and Appointments Service for nominating and appointing candidates. We treat this information in strict confidence.
The right to access and correct your personal information is provided for by the Privacy Act 1993. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to update your CV details.
Several other government agencies also have nominations services, including:
Last modified: 25/01/2011
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