Make a big difference to The Big Idea.

Help us tell the most creative stories.

Become a supporter

× Sorry, you're too late! This opportunity closed 1 month ago. Visit our WORK section to see current opportunities.

Learning Specialist – Digital

Job details

Experience Wellington
24 Aug 2022
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Education & Development


Be part of the future of Capital E Nōku te Ao

Capital E is seeking an innovative educator to deliver digital learning programmes for schools. From game design and music making in our digital technology lab, to live broadcast production in our purpose-built tv studio—bring your passion for experiential education and digital technology to deliver inspirational experiences for ākonga from years 4 – 13.

In an exciting period of transformation, you’ll be part of the project team working towards the redevelopment of Te Matapihi Ki Te Ao Nui, the reimagined Central Library in Te Ngākau, Civic Square. You’ll help to shape new experiences for digital learning, as we work towards our relocation to this innovative space in 2025.

Currently this role is based at Capital E on the Wellington waterfront. It offers the opportunity to collaborate across other Experience Wellington sites – City Gallery Wellington, Wellington Museum, and Space Place. This position is permanent, full-time. Evening and weekend work may be required.  


Te tūranga | The role

You will:

  • Deliver fast-paced, engaging digital learning sessions in MediaLab/Te Whare Matihiko, and OnTV/Te Whare Whakaata studios to tamariki and rangatahi.
  • Develop innovative ways to support teachers and bring local curriculum to life.
  • Actively contribute to the project team working towards the development of Te Matapihi Ki Te Ao Nui Central Library.
  • Actively support our aims to increase engagement with Māori audiences and integrate Te Ao Māori into our programming


Ngā tino pūkenga me ngā wheako |The essential skills and experience for the role

You will:

  • Be a strong educator, confident in working with groups of ākonga of all ages.
  • Have sound knowledge of the NZ Digital Technologies / Hangarau Matihiko curriuculum, and The NZ Curriculum/Te Marautanga o Aotearoa curriculum. Knowledge of LEOTC/ELC programming is an advantage.
  • Possess excellent practical technical knowledge and good trouble-shooting skills, and strong networks in the tech and digital industries,
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be a great team player – creative, reliable, proactive, and positive.


Ko wai mātou | Who are we

Our vision is engaged, curious communities.

We are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and support mana whenua as kaitiaki. We are committed to creating a culturally safe and inclusive environment, building meaningful and sustainable employment opportunities for Māori and providing enhanced career pathways for our Māori employees.

If you want to work with like-minded community builders, and you are passionate about art and culture we would love to hear from you.  To join our team, please submit your CV, a cover letter and complete our online application form for our consideration.  For further information on the role please contact

Applications close on Wednesday 24 August. Applications will be shortlisted as they come in. 

How to apply

To apply for this role, please submit your Cv & Cover Letter here.

For more information on this role, including a copy of the position desription, please see here. 

Written by

Wellington Museums Trust

8 Aug 2022