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Find a career in Māori language revitalisation.



Mema mō Te Pae Motuhake o Mātaatua

Expressions of interest are sought for a connected, enthusiastic, highly organised Pae Motuhake member (kāhui advisory) to work alongside Te Pae Motuhake o Mātaatua and provide Māori language specific support that helps contribute to the revitalisation of te reo Māori, for Māori, by Māori across the Kāhui ā-rohe o Mātaatua.

If you are interested, please submit your expression of interest and send the following to Anna Kurei at by 4th of October 2022:

a) a cover letter expressing your interest in the Pae Motuhake position outlining your experience and how you would contribute well to this Pae Motuhake role, and
b) an up-to-date CV
c) A letter of endorsement by your community

Expressions of interests close: 4th of October 2022 

Read here [PDF, 199 KB] for more information about this position.

About us:

Are you a passionate advocate for the revitalisation of the Māori language?

Do you want to utilise your fluency in te reo Māori?

A career with Te Mātāwai is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with iwi, Māori, and our stakeholders on a range of investment and research initiatives that contribute to the revitalisation of the Māori language. 

What our staff say 

'Being part of Te Mātāwai allows me to support people in rural and urban settings who toil for the Māori language. After all, our language survives because of the commitment and advocacy from the people.'

- Tira Puketapu, Advisor | Communications

'Playing a role in the revitalisation of te reo Māori is very rewarding. Not only have I had the opportunity to support those in the community but I have also been able to implement my own strategy to revitalise te reo Māori in my home.' 

- Nate Brabender, Team Leader | Investments

Expression of interest

If you are interested in working for Te Mātāwai, please get in touch and send your CV to