Work at WITT

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WITT is a great place to work. The WITT team is committed to year on year improvements in communication, engagement, and outcomes for our learners and our community. Over the past three years we have improved our Engagement Index score to 75.96 per cent - a sound score in comparison to the state sector average of 69 per cent.

We urge you to read our strategic plan and the information about us on our website. Reflect on WITT’s mission and our values, and if WITT sounds like the workplace that will help you make a difference, please get in touch. We’d like to hear from you, even if you don’t see a vacancy listed here. We are always looking for talent that will help us to build brighter futures for our students.

Our hiring policy informs the filling of all staff vacancies and every member of the team goes through the process of interviews, reference checks and police checks. 

Please direct all questions and applications to our Human Resources Coordinator, Vicki Bouterey: hr@witt.ac.nz  or 06 757 3100 ext 8971.


Current Vacancies

Expression of Interest - Tutors/Academic Staff

Due to increased programme offerings, we are seeking expressions of interest from people who could teach on the following programmes:

  • Graduate Diploma in Hospitality Management
  • Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management

To be successful in this role, you will be a highly effective communicator who is committed to supporting, guiding and motivating students through the course of their studies.

You’ll also need:

  • A relevant qualification of Masters or above
  • Industry experience
  • Able to work effectivity with others
  • Have proactive and excellent communication skills
  • Understanding of student success and what this looks like
  • Ability to identify and mitigate risk

If this sounds like you, please send in your application, CV and Cover Letter by 9am, Monday, 6 April 2020.

For more information on this Expression of Interst, the Role Description can be found here, and our HR team is available via email to address any further questions: hr@witt.ac.nz.


Graphic and Web Designer – Intermediate Level

We are looking for someone to join our small dynamic team and provide us with daily digital and print design solutions for marketing and communications materials. This is a fast-paced environment and we are looking for a proactive person to bring innovative ideas and creative solutions to the team.  They will conceptualise, plan, design and produce print, online and multimedia outputs consistent with WITT branding and marketing standards

What we’re looking for someone who has:

  • Demonstrated design creativity flair, and an exceptional eye for detail
  • Demonstrated graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Experience working on multiple projects and deadlines
  • A collaborative and positive team approach
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability be forward thinking and self-motivated
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Working knowledge of print and digital industries
  • Have at least 3 years’ experience as a professional designer, in-house or agency
  • Relevant qualifications

This role is a full-time permanent role located in the Marketing Team.

If this sounds like you, please send in your application, CV and Cover Letter by 9am, Monday, 6 April  2020.

For more information on this position, the Role Description can be found here, and our HR team is available via email to address any further questions: hr@witt.ac.nz.


Tutor/Academic Staff Member Roles

Due to increased programme offerings, we are looking for the following tutors:

To be successful in this role, you will be a highly effective communicator who is committed to supporting, guiding and motivating students through the course of their studies.

You’ll also need:

  • A relevant qualification
  • Experience in the relevant industry
  • Able to work effectivity with others
  • Have proactive and excellent communication skills
  • Understanding of student success and what this looks like
  • Ability to identify and mitigate risk

These roles are permanent full-time roles.

If this sounds like you, please send in your application, CV and Cover Letter by 9am, Monday, 30 March 2020.

For more information on these positions, the Role Description can be found above, and our HR team is available via email to address any further questions: hr@witt.ac.nz.


Trades Technician

The purpose of this role is to provide support to the School - Trades Training, Primary and Creative Industries.   To provide support to the tutor’s practical assignments within the School.  To ensure all that maintenance is carried out, recorded and monitored.

What we’re looking for someone who:

  • Relevant Trade qualifications.
  • Competent with Excel Word and Outlook and databases.
  • Excellent communication.
  • The ability to be a forward, independent thinker and self-motivated.

This role is a full-time permanent role located within the School – School – Trade Training, Creative and Primary Industries.

If this sounds like you, please send in your application, CV and Cover Letter by 9am, Monday, 30 March 2020.  

For more information on this position, the Role Description can be found here, and our HR team is available via email to address any further questions: hr@witt.ac.nz.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and will be required to undergo relevant pre-employment checks, including Police Vetting under the Children's Act.

 


WHY WE WORK WHERE WE DO

At WITT we know that having a strong culture is vital to delivering on our vision – to ensure success for every student. Like our learners, our people are at the centre of what we do.

WITT's focus is on innovation and the future.   We are committed the development of our people, providing excellent professional development opportunities and a supportive work environment. You’ll also get the chance to make a difference in people’s lives through education.

THE TARANAKI 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!

People say they love living in Taranaki because it’s a place where you can live a truly balanced lifestyle. From the natural landscape and coastline to the thriving arts, culture and food scene, Taranaki is a great place to call home.

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