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Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying Tutor

Ara Institute of Canterbury
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Canterbury - Christchurch
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Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying Tutor

Ara Institute of Canterbury - Woolston Campus

Permanent, Full time


  • Long term career prospects and stability with well-established successful organisation
  • Monday to Friday – get back your weekends
  • Pass on your extensive knowledge to Ara students in our well-equipped, practical learning facilities
  • Must have a New Zealand or Australian recognised Trade Qualification

Ara Woolston Campus is the leading South Island provider for Trades training and will play an essential role in the revitalisation of Christchurch and the Canterbury region. Our Trades Campus located in Woolston provides well equipped, practical learning facilities for a wide variety of trade disciplines.


The Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our Trades campus team as a Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying Tutor.


The role includes delivery to Ara Apprentice, Pre-Trade, Youth Guarantee, Night classes, Managed Apprentice/Traineeships and Gateway, Christchurch Men's Prison and release/block coursework for the ITO. The position will cover practical hands-on in addition to all theory aspects.


Working within the Plumbing department, you will share your skills and inspire others by passing on your knowledge, working with a variety of learners providing tutorial and pastoral support to students to gain the skills required to become a trade's person.


The position boasts many benefits to the successful applicant:

  • Long term career prospects and stability with well-established successful organisation
  • Competitive rate of pay, with holiday package plus gifted paid days off
  • Generous 10 days paid for Professional Development opportunities
  • Opportunities and potential to upgrade qualifications while working (for both you and your family)
  • Monday to Friday – get back your weekends
  • ACC and Kiwi Saver employer contributions


The ideal candidate for this role will be a skilled practitioner in the Plumbing, Gasfitting and Drainlaying industry with a significant amount of recent practical experience who is looking to take a new step and give back to their trade by passing on their extensive knowledge to our students.


While teaching experience or experience training apprentices would be an advantage, at Ara Institute of Canterbury we also value your skills and hands-on experience. Our tutors are well supported in these rewarding teaching roles and are assisted in gaining a formal teaching qualification.


You must have:

  • A passion for your Trade
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good time management


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