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A little over four years ago, our organisation had a total of 16 staff. Before the end of 2020, we will have over 70, supported by an additional 600 support workers around the region.
Te Puna Ora o Mataatua is now the largest regional Māori provider across the country. We are on the frontlines of innovation, equity and intergenerational transformation. Nothing is insurmountable. Come and join us.  

Whanau Ora Kaiārahi

We design whānau ora intervention plans that achieve greater independence. Our Whānau Ora team works with other services across our organisation including Med Central, Rangatahi Hub, Oranga Tamariki, Driving Academy to ensure the whānau is receiving all the services they require.

We are inviting applications for the role of Whānau Ora Kaiārahi.

The main function of this role is to provide advocacy and support for vulnerable whanau.

This role is permanent working two days per week (0.4 FTE) and is based in our offices located in Kopeopeo, Whakatāne.

The successful applicant will join a busy team of dedicated professionals.

You will need to have the following skills:

  • Social service or social worker background
  • Established networks locally
  • Proven team player
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Knowledge of te reo and tikanga Maori.

Read the job description here.

To apply, or for a confidential discussion, contact Tanira Raureti, HR Manager or tanira.raureti@tpoom.co.nz by Friday, 8 January 2021. Please note due to the holiday season we will not be responding to enquiries untiil after 11th January 2020.

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Accountant

Our Finance team is rapidly growing. It manages the finances of over 16 different contracts from a range of government agencies and a payroll of over 600 support-workers. The team is also part of national negotiations around equity formulas that will impact Māori across the country.

We are inviting applications for the role of Accountant.

The role is permanent full-time (1.0 FTE) and is based in the offices located in Kopeopeo, Whakatāne.

The successful applicant will join a finance team of 5 staff members.

You will need to have the following skills:

  • Knowledge of payroll, receivables and payables;
  • Financial reporting and administration;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Knowledge of te reo and tikanga Maori.

Read the job description here.

To apply, or for a confidential discussion, contact Tanira Raureti, HR Manager on 021 033 0020 or tanira.raureti@tpoom.co.nz. This vacancy will be closed when filled.

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General Practitioner

Med Central is a growing practice in the heart of Whakatāne and is the cornerstone of the COVID-19 mobile response across the Eastern Bay of Plenty. It will be moving into a purpose-building medical centre by January 2021.

We are inviting applications for the role of General Practitioner.

The role is permanent part-time. Up to 6 sessions per week or 0.6 FTE and will be based at our new Medical clinic on King Street, Kopeopeo.

The applicant will join a team of 6, including another GP and Nurse Practitioner.

Read the job description here.

To apply, or for a confidential discussion about either of these positions, contact Tanira Raureti, HR Manager on 021 033 0020 or tanira.raureti@tpoom.co.nz . This vacancy will be closed when filled.

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Support Workers

We often have vacancies come up for exceptional support workers. Support work jobs are with our ACC and Homebased teams and can involve a range of hours and tasks from personal cares to housework and cooking.

You need to be reliable, flexible, good at communication and most importantly a friendly and caring person who will take good care of our clients.

The ideal applicants MUST have:

· The ability to work alternative weekend hours

· A Drivers Licence and reliable vehicle/transport

· Good communication skills with young and elderly


Preference will be given to those with:

· Previous experience in Home Based Support Services

· Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (or willing to work towards this)

However, attitude, people skills and a willingness to learn are the most important qualities for an applicant.

Successful Applicants will receive telephone assessment by one of our Service Coordinators for ACC clients.

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