Work with us

We believe that our people make a better world. We are a leader in hands-on, career-focused education, achieving some of the best student achievement and satisfaction results in New Zealand.

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Not one, but we have many reasons to work with us. We are guided by our strong core values; Takohaka/Accountability, Manaakitaka/Caring, Māia/Courage and Whakamanataka/Empowerment.

  • We believe in providing an Inclusive and welcoming environment for everyone.
  • We’re a sustainable organisation and environmentally-conscious practices.
  • We prioritise the health, wellbeing and safety of our staff and learners.
  • And additional perks include extra gifted holidays, professional development support, insurance discounts, and more.

Find out more benefits of working with us.

“I love the environment here. We’re on the edge of technology - using the latest tools available to foster leadership and educational development in both our students and staff. There is nothing that can’t be done at Otago Polytechnic. ”

Steven Turnbull

Chief Information Officer

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Te Pūkenga is the new national network of vocational and applied education in Aotearoa.

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