Work at WITT

WITT, is the largest tertiary education provider in Taranaki. We’re focussed on providing quality education that meets the needs of our region’s learners, industry and community. We’re growing, so we need skilled people to join the team and grow with us.

Why we work where we do

At WITT we know that a strong team is vital to delivering on our purpose – to connect people to their future. You'll get the chance to make a difference in people’s lives through education.

Like our learners, our people are at the centre of what we do.


What we offer

At WITT, we're committed to the development of our people, providing excellent professional development opportunities, teacher coaching, a supportive work environment and wellness benefits.

Professional Development

  • Eligible kaimahi (staff) may apply for a fees reduction on their studies at WITT or that of their immediate family.
  • All kaimahi receive an allocation of leave to support approved professional development activities.
  • Regular professional development opportunities are provided on campus and online.
  • Annual kaimahi hui.
  • Salary/career progression opportunities are available to eligible kaimahi.


  • Free annual gym membership to Mātātoa, the WITT gym.
  • Access to the health services for a variety of vaccinations, including free flu vaccine.
  • Health monitoring support available for workstation assessments, vision and audiometry testing.
  • Free access to EAP, a confidential Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Opportunities to dine at our inhouse training facilities, Impressions, the Garage Cafe and Te Kāuta.
  • Opportunities to book in with the Hairdressing and Beauty Training salon, Industrie.


  • Additional paid leave, above legal minimum requirements.


  • Access to the Christmas Club savings plan.

Current Employment Opportunities

Want to know more?

Candidates must have the right to work in New Zealand.  The successful applicant will be required to undergo relevant pre-employment checks, including Police Vetting under the Children's Act.

WITT is a great place to work. If any of these opportunities sound like you, make sure you visit Seek and hit the 'Apply Now' link on the job you are interested in and send you CV and Cover letter through.  You can get in touch with our team on or 06 757 3100 ext 8971.

New to the Taranaki region?

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, it's a great place to call home.

There is so much to discover in Taranaki. Living here, you get used to the spectacular view of our mounga (mountain), black sand beaches, great coffee and world-class cafes and restaurants. You can walk or cycle the Coastal Walkway and visit internationally recognised parks and gardens. From the mountain and parks to the coast and everything in between, Taranaki is never short of an adventure.

Find out more about living and working in Taranaki here.

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. 

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