Youth Advisory Group – Oranga Tamariki

Oranga Tamariki has a unique opportunity available for young people who are in, or have been in, the care of the Chief Executive, Oranga Tamariki, and they need your help to find the right applicants.

As part of their commitment to keep young people’s voices at the centre of our work, they are establishing an Oranga Tamariki Youth Advisory Group. Click here for more information.

About the Group

The Youth Advisory Group will provide an opportunity for young people to have their say on ways we can improve the lives of children and young people who come into contact with our services.

The Group will be made up of:

  • 10 members
  • aged 18 to 24
  • from throughout New Zealand.

It will meet every two months, starting 27 November 2018. These are paid positions, with travel and accommodation costs also covered.

Help spread the word

If you know a young person who would be suitable for the Youth Advisory Group, please forward them the Info and Nomination, Application form (click here). Applications close Friday 5 October 2018.

Alternatively, you can nominate a young person by filling in the Info and Nomination, Application form (click here) and emailing it to Please ensure you have permission from the young person to be nominated for the role.

For further information contact Awhina Buchanan, Senior Advisor, Child Centred Engagement, Oranga Tamariki or you can call Awhina on DDI 04 918 9075.


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