Empowering & Growing our Future Leaders
Working with Others to Grow Solutions
Ensuring that All Voices Matter
Driving Educational Outcomes
Ngā Ratonga o Tai Huki Consult Ltd
Services we offer and provide
Tipuria Te Aroha
Growing the Love of Learning
Tipuria te Aroha is a movement dedicated to growing the love of learning for whānau.
Ratonga Mātauranga Māori
Māori Education Services
Empowering whānau through education by providing the skills and resources needed to enjoy a successful learning journey
Professional Learning and
Developing and enhancing the skills of our Education Practitioners
Supporting innovative problem-solving by providing the insights you'll need for informed decision-making.
Tai Huki Consult Ltd
Tai Huki Consult Ltd is a proud Māori and indigenous company, born from a desire to harness education and further empower whānau to grow their love of learning, improve whānau individual and collective wellbeing, enable whānau to become healthy, strong and vibrant, now and into the future!
Based in Te Matau a-Māui with a branch in Manawatū (Te Papaioea - Palmerston North), Tai Huki builds on the educational experiences of Whare and Hohepa which jointly span over 50 years, in both Māori and English medium settings.
We work from grassroots, up, in homes, schools, the community, Hapū and Iwi spaces, Government agencies as well as Commercial and Corporate enterprises – always aiming to transform lives through learning.
at What our
ALUMNI HAVE TO SAY
Awesome kaiako, enjoyed learning alongside them.
It was so easy for me to follow along!
My confidence grew, he rawe (awesome).
Mīharo te mahi, rawe hoki ngā hua i puta (the work was awesome and greatly beneficial for me)!
It was hard sometimes, emotional, but worth it.
Honestly feel blessed we’ve had a chance to the learnings provided by them!
Meet Our Whanau
Whare is a well known kaupapa Māori leader, researcher and kura Māori advocate with over 30 years of proven teaching leadership from Kōhanga Reo, Kuratahi, Wharekura, Secondary Schools through to Tertiary education. Previously, Whare was a branch manager in the Banking and Finance industry, where she honed her skills in business management.
As the Director Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga of Tai Huki Consult Ltd, Hohepa is a known Iwi leader and has spent much of his life revitalising the Māori language within Kura Māori, Tertiary education and currently as a PLD facilitator. As a kaiako, he specialises in leadership, pedagogy, and empowering whānau through te reo me ōna tikanga.
Matua Peter Te Rangi
Peter Te Rangi is based in Palmerston North and has over 40 years’ experience working as an educator in Primary and Bilingual education.
Ko Te Mauri McLarn Isaac-Sharland
He raukura o TKKM o Te Ara Hōu, o Manukura, o TKKM o Tāmaki Nui a Rua, o TKKM o Mana Tamariki anō hoki. E whāia ana tana tohu Paetahi mō Te Reo Māori. Kātahi anō ka tutuki i a ia tana tohu mō Te Pōkaitara o te Reo Māori ki Kahungunu.
Whaea Debi Marshall-Lobb
Debi Marshall-Lobb based in Palmerston North has over 40 years’ experience in Aotearoa-New Zealand’s education system, many of these years spent in roles of a principal within mainstream schools and a Tumuaki within Kura Māori.
Kohukohurangi Whakaaria Isaac-Sharland.
He raukura o Mana Tamariki, ā, kua whai tohu paetahi Pūtaiao, arā te mātauranga ira, i te Whare Wānanga o Ōtākou.
Nuwyne Mohi-Te Aweawe
Based in Palmerston North, Nuwyne has over 20 years’ experience working as an educator in Māori education and as a community advisor in local government.
Accredited Facilitator, Cultural Capabilities, Tapasā Understandings, Leader & Traci Sietu - Educational Consultant