Mahi Arohanui o Tamariki Aotearoa (MAOTA)Trust is a new and exciting trust.
We are a small charitable trust that is about supporting Tamariki in their school education.
We look to work with 10 canterbury schools this year and needing some help in many areas of the trust and Board.
We are now getting established at new premises at 231 High Street, in the city center.
And we need volunteers who can commit some time either on the board or helping with getting things going.
We are currently looking for 1-2 board members who can commit at least from approx. 2 hours a week. NO experience is needed.
Board meetings are fortnightly you can either join the meeting in person or online, would prefer in person for the first couple of months.
The treasurer role is suitable for accountant or a bookkeeper who may have retired but still likes to keep things in tune.
You will have signing authority on the account and work with Xero.
It may also suit someone who has business experience and can offer some help.
The Secretary Role.
This would suit someone who may have experience in secretarial role or administration.
Your main role would be taking notes for our meetings, setting up agenda, to also have signing authority on the account and working close with board members.
you will require to have word, excel, and google doc, google sheets knowledge must also know Microsoft teams.
Be available to help with the day-to-day stuff of getting the trust established and flying.
Other Roles that are available.
These are just some of the main roles, but we do have other roles are available like Receptionist, Administration, sales consultant, social worker, youth worker.
You can choose what your passion is as we got lots to keep you busy.
So, what is your passion? We might be able to help bring that role to life.
We offer you a great friendly environment, supported team members.
Members have their own trust email address, after 3 months of being with us, we offer also 2degree mobile contract paid by the trust.
Requires a commitment of at least approx. 2 hours a week.
Must have time to commit.
Reliable and honest.
Must be able to qualify as a board member,
NO bankruptcy, criminal convictions - theft, over the age 18.
Must be able to come to fortnightly meetings for the first 2 months in person.
Meetings are held at our new premises.
2 hours a week
1 -1.5 hours board meeting fortnightly.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.
Committee & Board
Applicants for this role are required to give this organisation permission to check their criminal conviction history with the Ministry of Justice.
You can find out more about this process on the Ministry of Justice website:
For reason of board members to be able to qualify as officers of the trust.