Te Rau Ora Board Member

An exciting opportunity for a Board Director with a vision for a Māori innovative approach towards strengthening Māori health and wellbeing.

The Board of Te Rau Ora Limited - a charitable company specialized in the Māori Health sector - calls for applications to become a Director of the Board. The Board currently comprises 5 Directors.



The Board is looking for candidates who have had previous governance experience and including further experience and exposure in the following areas:

  • Mental health
  • Education
  • Charitable operations
  • Strategic planning
  • Business acumen
  • Tikanga Māori
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Human Resources
  • Relationship Management

Some experience in the education sector would be an advantage but does not constitute a requirement.


There are four Board meetings a year which are intended to be in person and held at the four key operating locations of Te Rau Ora within New Zealand. Other Board meetings on specific matters are usually held via video conference (around 8 throughout the year).

Please note this is a paid role - fees to be advised by the Board.


If you wish to apply, please send a copy of your recent CV and a cover letter to Tuia Group, Independent Advisor to the Board - attention Anais Neveu:

Email: a.neveu@tuiagroup.com

Phone:  04 566 5275

If you wish to receive a position description for more information on the role requirements, and/or a short profile of Te Rau Ora and details of the recruitment process timeframe, please request these documents from Tuia Group (see contact details above)

The Board will consider the applications, and interview shortlisted candidates via zoom or in person as appropriate. The Board will notify all applicants of their decision in a timely manner.

Applications close on Thursday, 15 April 2021 @5:00 pm.

If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact Tuia Group.

If you wish to have more specific information on Te Rau Ora's operations, please contact Eugene Berryman-Kam, Director/Chair of the Recruitment Committee at eugene@tarit.co.nz, or Maria Baker, Pouwhakahaere Matua | CEO. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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22 Kaiwharawhara Rd
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