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More Developments supporting Leadership

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Join your co-designers, fellow leaders and let’s celebrate the successes of the Kaiāwhina workforce! The Careerforce Workforce Development Conference 2017 will highlight the success of the Kaiāwhina workforce with the graduation of the first cohort of apprentices in health and wellbeing. There are interesting sessions including Richard Wagstaff’s presentation the impacts of the in-between travel…

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Kaiawhina Workforce Programme – Matariki a time of reflection – July 2017

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Matariki, the Māori New Year, began at the end of June. Matariki is a time of hope in the calendar year and a marker of transition, symbolising renewal, reawakening, and revival. It is a time to recall and consider the events of the past year and is a great opportunity for us to reflect on progress with the Kaiāwhina Workforce Action Plan.

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Pay Equity and fixed hours’ big wins for Kaiāwhina – May 2017

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Recent months have seen two big steps forward for the progress of the Workforce Recognition domain of the Kaiāwhina Workforce Action Plan. The implementation of guaranteed hours for community support workers in April and the pay equity settlement for care and support workers to take effect on the 1st July 2017 are strong indicators that…

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