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Join our team

Waitangi Treaty Grounds offers a diverse range of employment and career opportunities in the Bay of Islands, from customer service and hospitality to traditional Māori carving, education and cultural performance. Join us to be part of the team that promotes New Zealand culture and history to the world.

Current opportunities are listed on this page and may also be available through other job listing sites, as well as through Paihia job listings. To apply, download, print out and fill in the Job Application Form, and send it with your CV and covering letter marked for the attention of the manager indicated in the current vacancy.

Please note: the appearance of a vacancy does not necessarily indicate that it remains unfilled, or even as specified, so we do retain the right to decline consideration of any application without comment. We do, however, appreciate all responses and thank you for your interest.

Kitchen Assistant

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and customer focused Kitchen Assistant, for our busy summer season. We need someone who enjoys working with a team who are driven by offering a first-class customer experience to their customers.

Located in a stunning location in the Bay of Islands, the Treaty Grounds are a major tourism destination and attract visitors from around New Zealand and around the world.

The successful applicant for this position will have:
• An excellent understanding and high standards in all aspects of food handling, hygiene and quality control
• Able to work under pressure
• A positive attitude
• Flexible and adaptable working style
• Able to work nights and weekends
• A love for food is essential

Immediate start preferred

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If this is you, please send your C.V. and covering letter to, kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Kitchen Hand

We are currently seeking a Kitchen Hand for our busy summer season. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with a team who are driven by offering a first-class customer experience to their customers.

Located in a stunning location in the Bay of Islands, the Treaty Grounds are a major tourism destination and attract visitors from around New Zealand and around the world.

The successful applicant for this position will have:
• An understanding in all aspects of food handling and hygiene
• Able to work under pressure
• A positive attitude
• Flexible and adaptable working style
• Able to work nights and weekends
• Basic food preparation skills

Immediate start preferred

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If this is you, please send your C.V. and covering letter to, kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Cafe Assistant

We are currently seeking a highly motivated, customer focused Café Assistant for our busy summer season. We need someone who enjoys working in a fast paced environment and with a team who are driven by offering world class customer service to their customers.

Located in a stunning location in the Bay of Islands, the Treaty Grounds are a major tourism destination and attract visitors from around New Zealand and around the world.

We are looking for someone with:
• Experience in giving world class customer service
• Experience in hospitality, focusing on frontline work and preparing coffee
• Ability to work under pressure
• A positive attitude
• Flexible and adaptable working style
• Able to work nights and weekends

You will understand what it means to provide truly exceptional customer service and strive to provide the best to our visitors.

Immediate start preferred.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If this is you, please send your C.V. and covering letter to, kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Educator (Digital Learning)

We are expanding our education department even further and are looking for a passionate and creative educator to take on this integral and rewarding role at New Zealand’s most important historic place, the Waitangi Treaty Grounds in a part time, fixed term capacity.

To be successful in this role you must be a passionate and talented NZ trained teacher who engages innovative learning and digital technology to make a real difference to the communities you work with. You are a strong educator, confident in working with groups of children of all ages and from all backgrounds. You will be responsible for assisting with the development and take an active role in the delivery of dynamic digital learning programmes for local schools and kura.

If you are confident you’re the teacher we are looking for, please apply now!

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please send Covering Letters and CVs to kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz by Friday 30 August 2019.

Tour Guide

We are looking for a passionate and committed Tour Guide to join our team at Waitangi Treaty Grounds. We need someone who is motivated to work at New Zealand’s most important historic site, the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, in a part-time fixed term capacity.

Waitangi Treaty Grounds is a major tourism destination and attracts visitors from around New Zealand and around the world. You must be comfortable delivering tours to people from all ages and backgrounds.

Hours of work are on a roster basis, and you must be flexible, reliable and available to work weekends and public holidays throughout the summer season.

• Key skills for this role include:Knowledge of New Zealand history
• Time management
• Available to work a flexible 7-day schedule
• Exceptional customer service
• Moderate level of fitness

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If this sounds like you, please send your C.V. and covering letter to kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Visitor Service Assistant

We are looking for an experienced and committed Visitor Services Assistant to join our Waharoa team here at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds.
We are seeking someone who is energetic, passionate about the tourism industry and able to think on their feet.

You must be flexible, reliable and available to work weekends and public holidays.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

• Exceptional Customer Service
• Sales Experience
• Outstanding communication
• Attention to detail
• Cash handling
• Passion for the tourism industry
• Local knowledge

If you think you have what it takes, please apply now!

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Send your covering letter and CV to kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Retail Assistant

We are looking for an experienced and committed Retail Assistant to join our summer team here at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds.
We are seeking someone who is customer focused, energetic and passionate about retail and the tourism industry.

You must be flexible, reliable and available to work weekends and public holidays.

Essential skills required for this role include:
• Exceptional customer service
• Retail sales experience
• Outstanding communication
• Attention to detail
• Cash handling
• Passion for the tourism industry
• Local knowledge

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If you think you have what it takes, please apply now with your covering letter and CV to kaylajonas@waitangi.org.nz

Volunteers

We’re looking for highly motivated volunteers at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds. Volunteer positions are available in Te Kōngahu Museum of Waitangi, working in our heritage gardens and working on the beautiful Treaty Grounds. These are all roles that involve customer interaction so we are seeking volunteers who love to meet people and who can help to make the experience of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds a memorable one. Volunteers will receive benefits and discounts at Waitangi Treaty Grounds.

To apply, download, print out and fill in the Volunteer Application Form, and send it to volunteers@waitangi.org.nz.