Toi Tupuroa

Education, Employment & SME

We have a wide range of programmes and services to support whānau success and achievement across Education, Employment and Enterprise. We have experienced kaimahi who are able to provide assistance, guidance and help with these programmes and services. Check it out below.

  • Introducing our Whatu-a Expo!

    Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei – Whai Māia has joined forces with various stakeholders to hold an expo for whānau that focuses on Employment, Education, Enterprise and more! Come down to the Toitoi Manawa hub and join us for a day filled with opportunity.
    When: Saturday 17th of June 2023
    Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm
    Where: Toitoi Manawa – 75 Felton Mathew Avenue, St Johns.

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  • Education - Ngā Oha

    Grants and scholarships to support the education & advancement of ngā uri o Tuperiri.

    • Back to School Oha
    • Early Childhood, Primary/Intermediate, Secondary & Tertiary Oha
    • Extra-Curricular Oha
    • Sports Oha
    • Swimming Oha
    • NCEA Rewards
    • Chromebook (Year 6-12)
    • Tutoring Oha
    • Scholarships (Primary - Tertiary)
    Ngā Oha - Grants
  • Whānau Stories - Share Yours!

    We want to celebrate the amazing achievements of our whānau! Have you or one of your whānau members achieved something awesome? Let us know by filling out the form below.

    Share yours here

Employment & Upskilling

  • Vacancies

    Check out our vacancies page for internal and external mahi opportunities. Whānau members can directly apply or alternately we can support you and guide you through the application process.

  • Mahi 100

    Mahi100 is a campaign that aims to advance 100 Whātua uri into employment and/or upskilling opportunities. We will be working closely with key partners to ensure whānau have the best wrap-around support regarding employment. Check it out!

    Learn more about Mahi 100


  • Toi Pakihi - Business & Enterprise

    Toi Pakihi is the framework for Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei business and enterprise. We committed to adorning our businesses with supports to enable them to develop, thrive and create prosperous futures in business. Take a look at the range of different supports available now.

    Visit Toi Pakihi webpage
  • Pakihi Network - Business E-Directory

    Take a look at our business E-directory, show your support by checking out the whānau pakihi hub.

    Subscribe to our Tarapakihi Board to receive regular updates about Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Business and Enterprise.

    Check out our Business Network
  • Whatu-a Webseries

    Whatu-a: Whatu (verb) (-a) means to weave. Our Whatu-a webseries weaves together the three E’s (Education, Employment and Enterprise) where whānau have real-life conversations, sharing their experiences in their industries to provide insight into their everyday working life.

    Whatu-a Youtube Playlist