Plumbing Tutor

Full-time, Permanent


The School of Construction is looking for new a plumbing tutor to join our Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying team.

Key responsibilities include facilitating teaching, learning and assessment for plumbing 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 will have broad experience in the industry and a relevant qualification (i.e. New Zealand Certificate or National Certificate in Plumbing) and be a Licensed Practitioner. Gasfitting or Drainlaying qualifications are also an advantage.

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.

 To Apply

Click on Apply Now and complete the on-line application form. Please note it is important that you complete all sections of the on-line application. For other information please email

Applications close: 15/12/2019

Permanent Full Time

Job no: KZBH911423

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: 15/12/2019