Construction Trades Tutor

Full-time, Permanent Role

The School of Construction is looking for a new Construction Trades Tutor to join our construction team.

Key responsibilities include facilitating teaching, learning and assessment for entry level construction students, with courses including a strong hands-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.

To be successful, you must have broad industry experience, supported by a relevant construction related qualification, preferably in the carpentry or joinery disciplines. Skills in allied trades areas would also be an advantage. You will need to hold a full and current driving licence and have a reasonable level of IT capability.

Essential personal attributes for applicants are open-mindedness and the ability and willingness to learn. You will need to have good communication skills, a positive attitude towards working with younger people and a reasonable level of physical fitness.

The role may involve teaching duties at either of our Porirua or Petone sites depending on student enrolment numbers. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a police vetting check in order to work with young people.

To Apply

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.

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Applications close 22/12/2019


Permanent Full Time

Job no: KWAK911421

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: 22/12/2019