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Artist Explores Trauma Inflicted By War

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Arts and Design, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Artist Explores Trauma Inflicted By War

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 11 mins ago Depicting combatant trauma began as a personal journey for artist Gilly Marshall, the granddaughter of the last New Zealand World War 1 veteran “still standing”.  Studying at EIT, Gilly chose “The Invisible Wounds of Warfare” as the topic for her Master of Professional Creative Practice […]

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EIT Enrolments Continue To Surge

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, chris collins, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, eit auckland, EIT Hawke's Bay, EIT Tairawhiti, Future Students, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT Enrolments Continue To Surge

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT Enrolments Continue To Surge 4 mins ago EIT continues to perform strongly in attracting students, recording a solid growth in overall enrolments and its highest-ever number of international students.  Chief executive Chris Collins says the boost in this year’s roll has come on the back […]

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The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

By   /  July 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, biodiversity, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, east coast, Environment, Islands, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, rare birds, shore plover, shorebirds, staff, translocation, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover?

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: The final translocation for Mahia’s shore plover? During two weeks in May, seven juvenile shore plover/tūturuatu were translocated to Waikawa Island off Mahia Peninsula. This was the last of two translocation for the year. Local biodiversity ranger Helen Jonas explains what’s involved in keeping this […]

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Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, biodiversity, canterbury, Conservation, Department of Conservation, DOC ranger, Environment, island, Islands, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, skinks, staff, Uncategorized, Weeds  /  Comments Off on Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Ridding boxthorn from predator free Motunau Island Motunau Island is the only offshore predator free island in Canterbury. Community ranger Vanessa Mander tells us why ridding the island of boxthorn weeds is important for the sea birds survival.

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The Sound of Science: Living the high life

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Alpine, biodiversity, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Pest control, predation, predators, Public Sector, Rock wren, Science, staff, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on The Sound of Science: Living the high life

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: The Sound of Science: Living the high life The life of a scientist in the Department of Conservation is worlds apart from the traditional stereotype of a lab-coat wearing academic hidden inside and away from the ‘real world’. DOC’s Threatened Species Ambassador Nicola Toki talks to […]

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EIT Staff Volunteer For Worthy Projects

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, volunteer hb, volunteer week  /  Comments Off on EIT Staff Volunteer For Worthy Projects

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT Staff Volunteer For Worthy Projects EIT Staff Volunteer For Worthy Projects 9 mins ago EIT Staff Volunteer For Worthy Projects About 60 staff mobilised for EIT’s first-ever volunteer week, giving their time and hands-on commitment to support worthy causes in their communities. Staff from all […]

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EIT Chef Tutor Welcomed In Iraq

By   /  July 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, chef training, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FAWC 2018, Hospitality, mar caves, Middle Eastern cuisine, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT Chef Tutor Welcomed In Iraq

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 3 mins ago Recently returned from working for the United Nations in Iraq, EIT chef tutor Mark Caves was inspired by Middle Eastern cuisine in creating a main for FAWC’s fêted Noel Crawford Memorial Dinner. The slow-cooked spiced lamb dish featured at two sold-out dinners held at EIT’s […]

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Comeback for curious kea Tiaki

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, birds, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, KEA, Native animals, New Zealand Government, Otago, Public Sector, ranger, rehabilitation, staff, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Comeback for curious kea Tiaki

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Comeback for curious kea Tiaki Last month Aoraki/Mt Cook and Te Manahuna/Twizel staff had the privilege of releasing Tiaki the Kea back to his mountain home in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park. This has come after over a month of care and rehabilitation by the South […]

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Ministry challenging Social Security Appeal Authority’s decision

By   /  September 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, appeal, authority, decision, Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, Security, social, Social Issues, staff  /  Comments Off on Ministry challenging Social Security Appeal Authority’s decision

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Ministry challenging Social Security Appeal Authority’s decision 22 September 2017. Social Security Appeal Authority’s interlocutory decision [2017] NZSSAA 052, regarding the use of pseudonyms in cases where the Benefits Review Committee is making a decision in relation to a client of the RCU. To […]

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Our position on the use of pseudonyms by staff dealing with our most volatile clients

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, authority, clients, Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand Government, position, pseudonyms, Public Sector, Social Issues, staff, unit  /  Comments Off on Our position on the use of pseudonyms by staff dealing with our most volatile clients

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Our position on the use of pseudonyms by staff dealing with our most volatile clients 21 September 2017. In response to an interlocutory decision of the New Zealand Social Security Appeal Authority: The health and safety of my staff is absolutely critical. That […]

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Māori Language Week spotlight: Wendy Evans, Business Support Manager

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, jobs, Jobs at DOC, Maori Language Week, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, staff, Te Wiki o te Te Reo Māori  /  Comments Off on Māori Language Week spotlight: Wendy Evans, Business Support Manager

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Māori Language Week spotlight: Wendy Evans, Business Support Manager This week we’re celebrating Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori | Māori Language Week 2017. DOC’s Business Support Manager, Wendy Evans shares how Te Reo is woven through her DOC and raranga journey. What is your role? […]

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Reo Journeys: Ben Moorhouse, Outreach and Education Coordinator

By   /  September 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, jobs, Jobs at DOC, Maori Language Week, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, staff, te reo maori  /  Comments Off on Reo Journeys: Ben Moorhouse, Outreach and Education Coordinator

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Reo Journeys: Ben Moorhouse, Outreach and Education Coordinator This week we’re celebrating Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori | Māori Language Week 2017. DOC’s Outreach and Education Coordinator, Ben Moorhouse tells us about his journey learning Te Reo and what it means to him and […]

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Ministry refutes advocacy service claims

By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, aaap, additional, clients, Ministry of Social Development, Press Release, Public Sector, service, site, staff, Welfare  /  Comments Off on Ministry refutes advocacy service claims

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development – Release/Statement Headline: Ministry refutes advocacy service claims 03 May 2017. Media coverage today in the NZ Herald details allegations by Auckland Action Against Poverty that misrepresent the efforts of Work and Income staff every day to help New Zealanders get through hard times, and support them […]

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Jobs at DOC: Fairy Tern Team

By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, fairy tern, jobs, Native animals, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, staff, Tara-iti  /  Comments Off on Jobs at DOC: Fairy Tern Team

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Jobs at DOC: Fairy Tern Team Come behind the scenes and into the jobs, the challenges, the highlights, and the personalities of the people who work at the Department of Conservation (DOC). Today we profile the Fairy Tern Team… Last week we farewelled this team for the 2016/2017 […]

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Muscles: the legend of the practical field ranger

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, career, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, Jobs at DOC, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, Retirement, staff  /  Comments Off on Muscles: the legend of the practical field ranger

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Muscles: the legend of the practical field ranger By Anna Elwarth, Community Ranger Ian “Muscles” Read recently retired after working for DOC since 1987 — and a combined 52 years of state service. Ian “Muscles” Read At 72 his body is giving him the messages to retire, […]

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Jobs at DOC: Doug Taucher, Biodiversity Ranger

By   /  January 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, career, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, jobs, Jobs at DOC, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, ranger, staff  /  Comments Off on Jobs at DOC: Doug Taucher, Biodiversity Ranger

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Jobs at DOC: Doug Taucher, Biodiversity Ranger Te Kuiti Biodiversity Ranger Doug Taucher retires on Monday. Read some of Doug’s recollections from his 43 years as a ranger. At work Wallaby control How long have you been a ranger? I was part of the class […]

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MSD stands by the assistance we provide to our staff

By   /  December 9, 2016  /  24/7 News, Family, leave, ministry, Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand Government, provide, Public Sector, Social Issues, staff, violence  /  Comments Off on MSD stands by the assistance we provide to our staff

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: MSD stands by the assistance we provide to our staff 09 December 2016. On Thursday 08 December, the Ministry provided the following to media in response to allegations it does not take the welfare of its staff suffering family violence seriously, despite including […]

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Statement by the Ministry of Social Development Chief Executive, Brendan Boyle, on the WorkSafe District Court sentencing

By   /  December 6, 2016  /  24/7 News, ashburton, charge, ministry, Ministry of Social Development, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, Social Issues, staff, work, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on Statement by the Ministry of Social Development Chief Executive, Brendan Boyle, on the WorkSafe District Court sentencing

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Statement by the Ministry of Social Development Chief Executive, Brendan Boyle, on the WorkSafe District Court sentencing 06 December 2016. The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) acknowledges the sentencing today relating to the charge brought against the Ministry by WorkSafe New Zealand. I’d […]

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Consultation with Ministry staff begins

By   /  November 3, 2016  /  24/7 News, agency, children, consultation, ministry, Ministry of Social Development, MSD, Press Release, Public Sector, staff, Welfare  /  Comments Off on Consultation with Ministry staff begins

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development – Release/Statement Headline: Consultation with Ministry staff begins 03 November 2016.Ministry of Social Development (MSD) Chief Executive, Brendan Boyle, and Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki Chief Executive, Gráinne Moss, today announced that MSD has opened a consultation process with staff, sharing an outline of the proposed […]

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