Carpentry Tutor

Permanent - Full time

Southern Institute of Technology Limited is a well-recognised provider of tertiary vocational training, offering a comprehensive range of programmes that lead to formal qualifications. This is an exciting time to join SIT, as you will also be part of Te Pūkenga - a nationwide network that forms New Zealand’s largest tertiary provider.  

We currently have a vacancy for a person to teach the New Zealand Certificate in Construction, Trade Skills (Carpentry) (Level3), ITAB off job apprentice training and other construction-related training where required at our Invercargill Campus.


Who we are looking for

The successful applicant will have a trade qualification in carpentry and suitable industry experience. Being a licenced building practitioner with exposure to the training of apprentices would be an advantage. This is an exciting prospect for the right person to join our trades teaching team in the friendly South. 


While previous teaching experience would be good, do not let this put you off from applying.  SIT will support you through the completion of an appropriate Adult Education Qualification.   


Other benefits include but are not limited to the following

  • 5 weeks of annual leave per year
  • Up to 4 weeks of discretionary leave
  • Up to 2 weeks of Professional Development Leave
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free access to SIT Gym 
  • Be part of a great team
  • Ongoing Training and development
  • Long service benefits        

Please apply via SEEK or TradeMe or submit your details to

For a confidential discussion please email Tony Lemin, Programme Operations Manager at