Equal Pay Organiser

One Year Fixed Term

The PSA Te Pūkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is the largest union in New Zealand and is an innovative and dynamic organisation employing over 212 staff throughout New Zealand. We have more than 83,000 members working in central and local government, health and community services. The focus of the PSA is to advance the interests of members through improvements in the political, industrial, economic and social environment.   The PSA takes a strategic approach to building unionism.

The PSA has an ambitious agenda regarding Equity in the Workplace (Mana Taurite I ngā Wāhimahi).  We are looking for an Equal Pay Organiser for twelve months to cover parental leave. The Equal Pay Organiser provides assistance with strategic organising, education and development, and assisting the pay equity strategy. Our preference is that this position is based in Wellington.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Experience in organising
  • Experience in planning and running campaigns
  • Knowledge of pay and employment equity issues
  • Understanding of how unions work and their role
  • Excellent communications skills

The PSA Te Pūkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is committed to honouring Te Tiriti O Waitangi across our organisation and the work we do. We are seeking to strengthen Māori capability within our policy function.  Knowledge of te reo and tikanga Māori will therefore be an advantage and recognised through salary.

The salary range for this position is $67,036 to $97,118.  New employees enter the range on a starting rate based upon previous relevant experience and commensurate with internal relativities. Progression to the top of the scale is by regular and automatic service steps.

The PSA is also an EEO employer.

Please download the following documents if you wish to apply:

Job Description: www.psa.org.nz/vacancies/job description

Application form: www.psa.org.nz/assets/Uploads/Application-for-Employment-form-2022.pdf

For any queries you can contact Liz Byron, Executive Assistant to the National Secretaries on 04-816 5036.  Applications close 5.00pm on Thursday 13 October 2022.  Completed applications can be emailed to liz.byron@psa.org.nz or posted to Liz Byron, EA to National Secretaries, PO Box 3817, Wellington 6140.

 

Communications Advisor

Fixed Term

 The PSA Te Pūkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is the largest union in New Zealand and is an innovative and dynamic organisation employing 212 staff throughout New Zealand. We have more than 83,000 members working in central and local government, health and community services. The focus of the PSA is to advance the rights and conditions of members through building collectively in the workplace.  The PSA takes a strategic approach to building unionism.

The PSA has a vacancy for a  Communications Advisor to join our communications team. This is a full-time, fixed term position till mid-December 2022 preferably based in our Wellington office.  We are wanting the successful applicant to start as soon as possible.

The communications team is responsible for the production of printed and online resources including newsletters and our quarterly journal te mahinga ora, developing and maintaining the PSA website, social media, media liaison, and providing advice and communications support for campaigns.


This role would suit a Communications generalist who can assist with any of these roles.  Familiarity and skill with design and social media will be a significant advantage.  We are looking for a fixed-term appointee because we are undertaking a strategic communications review to determine the future shape of our team.

The PSA Te Pūkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is committed to honouring Te Tiriti O Waitangi across our organisation and the work we do. We are seeking to strengthen Māori capability within our policy function.  Knowledge of te reo and tikanga Māori will therefore be an advantage and recognised through salary.

The salary range for this position is $67,036 to $97,118.  New employees enter the range on a starting rate based upon previous relevant experience and commensurate with internal relativities. Progression to the top of the scale is by regular and automatic service steps.

The PSA is also an EEO employer. You are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to work at the PSA.

Please download the following documents if you wish to apply:

www.psa.org.nz/vacancies/job description

www.psa.org.nz/application form

For any queries you can contact Liz Byron, Executive Assistant to the National Secretaries on 04-816 5036. Applications close 5.00pm on Friday 14 October. 

Completed applications can be emailed to liz.byron@psa.org.nz or posted to Liz Byron, EA to National Secretaries, PO Box 3817, Wellington 6140.