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Working with Māori

Achieving hauora goals

Workers with this set of skills will ensure that Māori people accessing health care experience respect, engage in shared decision-making and receive support to achieve hauora (tinana, hinengaro, whānau and wairua) goals.

Online learning

Working with Māori online learning modules assist workers to increase their understanding of working effectively with Māori tāngata whai ora and whānau to improve health outcomes. Our very popular Working with Māori e-learning has been updated to reflect the values, attitudes, knowledge and skills of the essential level of the refreshed Let's get real Real Skill Working with Māori. The new module is also more easily navigated, accessible and compatible with a wide range of devices and browsers.

Essential level resources

Enhanced level resources

Leadership level resources

Wai 2575 Health Services and Outcomes Kaupapa Inquiry webpage provides updates and resources about the Wai2575 inquiry into a range of issues relating to the health system, specific health services and outcomes.

Key Contacts

Related Initiatives



Te Pou has a wide range of evidence-based resources and tools to help the mental health, addiction and disability workforces.

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Our work

Te Pou works alongside mental health and addiction services, and disability organisations to understand their priorities and workforce challenges.

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