Te Rōpū Whakahau is the leading national body that represents Māori engaged in Culture, Knowledge, Information, Communication and Systems Technology in Aotearoa New Zealand. Te Rōpū Whakahau is a Māori association guided by the whakatauki “waiho i te toipoto, kaua i te toiroa” and is founded on four core values: Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga, Kaitiakitanga and Te Reo Māori. Te Rōpū Whakahau supports practitioners and their organisations to empower whānau, hapū and iwi by providing development opportunities, indigenous and multicultural partnerships, and championing best practice around services, cultural responsiveness and accountability within the profession.
Check out the Mātauranga page to find a workshop happening near you. This training is suitable for all levels. Usually held on marae, you have the opportunity to explore the Māori world with a library & information pōtae. Register today!
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We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Resource Discovery Librarian who will be responsible for providing access to library information through the creation of metadata, bibliographic and classification records for information resources and UC generated content, in all formats to support teaching, learning and research at UC. This is a fixed term (6 months), full-time role. Applications… read more
We are now seeking an enthusiastic and motivated librarian who has a real passion for student support. Joining the learning, teaching and research support team as Information Literacy Coordinator, you will work closely with library specialists and subject librarians to provide online and face to face teaching, manage the coordination and administration of information literacy… read more
We are looking for a person who can deliver library services that support the learning, teaching and research needs of staff and students at the University of Canterbury, with a particular focus on Pasifika support. This is a fixed term (12 months), full-time role, based in the Macmillan Brown Library, the New Zealand heritage, Māori,… read more
Māori Studies are seeking an outgoing and enthusiastic Tohunga Toi Māori – artisan of Māori material culture – who will teach in this field. A suitably qualified person will have an academic qualification and substantiated experience in the research and application of the traditional knowledge, methods and techniques of pre-European Māori in the creation of everyday… read more