Tutor - Mechanical Engineering Trades

Permanent Full-Time

About the role | Te Kaupapa

The School of Construction is looking for a new Machining tutor to join our Mechanical Engineering Trades team.

Key responsibilities include facilitating teaching, learning and assessment for engineering trades students at foundation, pre-trade or apprentice level, with courses including a strong hand-on practical learning component.

Teaching qualifications and experience are not essential for this position however preference will be given to applicants with some ability in teaching, coaching or mentoring youth or young adults e.g. supervising apprentices or other workers on the job.

Successful applicants without teaching qualifications will be supported to achieve a Certificate in Adult Tertiary Teaching or similar tertiary teaching qualification through on-job training and development.

Qualifications and Experience

We are looking for candidates with experience and a broad range of skills in some or all of the following fitting and machining, milling, toolmaking, CNC.

To be successful, you will have broad experience in the industry and a relevant qualification

The role is based at WelTec’s main campus in Petone. Applicants will be required to pass a Ministry of Justice Criminal Convictions Check in order to work with young people and should hold a current driver’s license.

Key attributes for the role are good communication skills, a positive attitude towards helping younger people learn new skills and a reasonable level of physical fitness. If you would like to make a strong contribution to a dedicated and friendly team within a progressive educational environment we would like to hear from you.

About Us

 We deliver a range of career training choices and vast opportunities for schools, staff and students. Together, we lead and illuminate our communities through tertiary education.

We are known for our distinctiveness (Ahureitanga) and we have special relationships with mana whenua WelTec with Te Ātiawa and Whitireia with Ngāti Toa. Together, we are more than the sum of our parts.

Mā tātou, mō tātou Ko WelTec ki Te Ātiawa, ko Whitireia ki Ngāti Toa.

How to apply | Me pēhea te tono

Click on Apply Now below and complete the on-line application form. Please note it is important that you complete all sections of the on-line application.

Applications closing on 31 July 2024

For other information please email recruitment@wandw.ac.nz



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Permanent Full Time

Job no: GDAK412258

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: 31 July 2024