Review Officer (permanent, full-time)

He karanga tēnei ki te hunga e ngākau nui ana ki ā tātou tamariki, mokopuna hoki. E rapu ana Te Tari Arotake Mātauranga i ētahi ringa raupā ka whai wāhi atu ki te arotake i ngā whare kōhungahunga, kura auraki hoki.

ERO is seeking highly skilled education professionals who are successful leaders of learning particularly in early childhood education, and secondary school services. We have Review Officer positions available in Te Tai Pūtahi Nui (Central Region based in Hamilton)

Do you want to:

  • enhance your career – hold a key role in a respected and valued agency in the sector, with government, and with parents and whānau
  • join a team of passionate individuals making a real difference to the lives of every child and young person in New Zealand
  • gain rich, varied, unique and exciting insights in seeing and reflecting on the education system in New Zealand in all its shapes and guises
  • work flexibly in a friendly, inclusive environment that supports professional agency and work-life balance
  • enjoy great induction, professional development and learning opportunities to enhance and develop your skills in evaluation and leadership?

You will thrive in this role if you have:

  • a passion for equitable and excellent education outcomes for all learners and their whānau
  • a commitment to changing disparities in educational outcomes
  • a strong work ethic and are committed to high quality evaluation
  • the capability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • great relational and communication skills
  • a positive, can-do attitude, a great sense of humour, and value work-life balance.

We are particularly keen to attract Māori and Pacific educators and educators from diverse backgrounds who wish to develop as adaptive, culturally responsive evaluators.

More information:

How to apply

Please address the requirements of the person specification outlined in the job description in your covering letter and current CV, and send these together with your completed application form to

Applications close 5pm, Friday 29 January 2021

Please note – due to our Christmas close-down period, applications will not be acknowledged, or queries answered until after 18 January.


As applicants must be immediately available for interview, we are only able to consider applications for this position from people who are already in New Zealand, and applicants must hold a current New Zealand work permit or be a New Zealand resident. 

The Education Review Office is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunities and the Treaty of Waitangi.