Work at WITT



On this page you will find out about what it is like to work at WITT our current vacancies and information to help you if you are applying to work here. If you are not from around here, we can even provide you with some insight into the second best region in the world (as voted by Lonley Planet Best in Travel 2017), Taranaki.

Our Human Resources team is happy to assist.  Please feel free to contact us for any employment related matters, recurtiment and any vacanices or upcoming vacancies.

 If you have any further queries, please contact Human Resources at 06 757 3100 ext 8971.


Current Vacancies

Disability Coordinator

WITT is a tertiary education organisation which prides itself on its student success and quality learning environments. We are seeking an energetic passionate person to join our student support team to provide information, pastoral support, liaison and advocacy for students with impairment.

This is a permanent, full time position (37.5 hours)

We are looking for someone who has: 

  • A sound understanding of the learning and pastoral needs of Disability students
  • Proven experience in the disability field
  • A relevant Tertiary qualification (desirable)
  • Sound knowledge of disability and learning difficulties
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed oral and writing skills, and computer competency
  • Is a self-starter, demonstrates initiative and can work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Confident in group presentations
  • Awareness of Tikanga Maori is desirable

If you meet the above criteria, please complete a WITT application form; send your CV and a covering letter to

The Role Description for this vacancy can found here - Role Description - Disability Co-ordinator.

Applications close Monday, 12th December  2016


To be the leading facilitator of excellent quality tertiary education outcomes in Taranaki / Ko Te Kura Matatini te taumata ki Te Toi o Nga Matauranga e whaia ai e te tauira.


We / I put students first

  • One student at a time
  • We will help you connect
  • We will help you succeed
  • We celebrate success
  • We celebrate your differences

We / I foster well-being and encourage growth

  • We focus on the positive
  • We respect ourselves and others
  • WITT is inclusive - nau mai, haere mai, hoki mai
  • We don't judge

We / I take responsibility

  • We take ownership
  • We empower
  • We / I connect to the community

We / I will be the best we can be

  • We have academic rigour
  • We all own quality
  • We are committed to be the best we can be


  • Kotahi / One
  • Integrity / Whai mana
  • Embracing / Manaaki
  • Inspiring / Whanonga


WITT aims to provide high quality and innovative vocational-based education and training. We want our graduates to be work ready and employable to meet the needs of businesses and industries in our region.


Taranaki has recently been judged as the best place to live in New Zealand and the Best Small City in the World. 
There is so much to discover in Taranaki - the thrill of a mountain view, world class cafes and restaurants and the pleasure of a good time. You can walk or cycle the Coastal Walkway and visit world renowned parks and gardens.  From the mountain and National Park to the coast and everything in-between, Taranaki is never short of places to go - whatever the weather!

To find out more about living and work in Taranaki follow this link