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In line with our vision that our people make a better world we strive to incorporate OP values into our daily work lives.

Māori Development and Kaitohutohu Office  can assist with your connection to the priorities of the Māori Strategic Framework.

Our Chaplains provide a range of pastoral care and spiritual services for staff, students and groups. 

If you are coping with grief or a sudden change in life if you would like to talk about spiritual discovery or if you would just like someone to listen.


Campus Chaplains

Steve Downey 
OP Chaplain    


Interfaith Prayer room

One of OP’s best kept secrets is a room for staff or learners who need a quiet space to meditate, pray or just some time out to rest the soul. 

Located in G Block, room G310 (opposite the lifts).

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Learner art work

Enjoy our Learner art work and art work from our community proudly displayed throughout the Dunedin Campus.


Flourishing Institute

Many people were struck by the words of Jane Davis at All Staff Day in 2021. 

Now you can learn more from her by enrolling in her courses.

Building emotional resilience.

Thriving through change. 

Flourishing Institute




Take part in this series of four one-hour workshops.

They provide an environment for people to kōrero and practice correctly pronouncing Te Reo Māori greetings and farewells, kupu specific to your rōpū, phrases and your mihi/pepeha.  

Find out more and enrol 

Te Ao Māori




Leadership support and training

Whether you are a new leader or have been around the block there are a variety of resources to support, sustain and guide you.


Leadership Support Toolbox



Coaching and Mentoring

This resource provides information on the core elements of coaching and mentoring, and how to decide the type of support that works best for you or that you can offer to a colleague.


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Taha wairua | Spiritual