Work at WITT

Western Institute of Technology (WITT), Te Kura Matatini o Taranaki, 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.

We’re committed to the development of our people, providing excellent professional development opportunities, teacher coaching, a supportive work environment and wellness benefits.  You'll also broaden your professional networks through our industry-connected staff.

Current Opportunities - looking for a change in 2022?

Want to know more?

Candidates must have the right to work in New Zealand.   We are not able to accept overseas applications from any non-residents or non-citizens, due to the New Zealand borders currently being closed.   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, please get in touch or send your CV and Cover letter to hr@witt.ac.nz.  You can get in touch with our HR team on hr@witt.ac.nz 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 work 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.