We're Hiring!

We bring industry leadership to the vocational education and training system.

It’s a great time to join us. You could play a key role in helping us contribute to improved outcomes for industry, employers, learners and providers. 

As a Te Tiriti o Waitangi-based organisation, we are committed to reimagining vocational education through leading and building a vocational education system that honours Te Tiriti o Waitangi and supports Māori Crown relations to meet the needs of Māori, iwi and hapū industry, businesses, learners and their whānau to fill present and future talent needs. We want our workforce to be a reflection of our communities across Aotearoa and are actively seeking applications from people who represent that diversity. 

Check out and apply for current vacancies here. For recruitment queries, please email recruitment@wdc.nz.


Kia toi te mahi hangarau 

Kia toi te mahi auaha 

Kia toi te ira tāngata

Ko ngā toi Māori ka puta

E kōkō ko Toi Mai ē! 

Turuturu o whiti whakamaua kia tina! Tina! 

Haumi ē! Hui ē! Tāiki ē!


Are you passionate about creativity, culture, technology, sport or recreation and want to support a startup organisation whose goal is to ensure the workforce of Aotearoa has the skills it needs for the world of work today, and for the future?

Toi Mai, the new Workforce Development Council responsible for the Creative, Cultural, Recreation and Technology industries, is looking for a range of awesome staff to come on board at the beginning of its exciting new journey.

We are a workplace that values and utilises creative and inclusive thinking, people and behaviours. Our staff honour Te Tiriti o Waitangi and reflect the diversity of Aotearoa New Zealand and the industries and people we work to support.

These are jobs that suit people who want to work on something bigger than themselves; people who are genuinely interested in helping future generations. You’ll thrive on transformation, new ways of working, new ideas, collaborating and celebrating difference, and having fun.


Please apply via Seek or to request a position description or to arrange a confidential conversation email recruitment@wdc.nz  

In your cover letter, please describe your involvement (inside or outside work) with the creativity, culture, technology, sport or recreation sectors and how you will bring this to your mahi at Toi Mai.


Information about us and the role of Workforce Development Councils can be found at https://www.toimai.nz


These positions can be based in our Wellington or Auckland offices or remotely.

Vacancies will remain open until filled.

All applicants must be legally entitled to work in NZ, and have a Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate/My Vaccine Pass in order to commence employment.  


Qualifications Development Facilitator

Poururuku Rāngai Māori – General Manager Māori