Manger Teaching and Learning



Manager, Teaching and Learning, Business, Services & Outdoor (T&L BSO)

Permanent- Full-time

This is an academic management position that will have responsibility for the effective management of all operational aspects for Tai Poutini Polytechnic’s (TPP) Business, Services and Outdoor Education Department within the South Island.

The position requires management experience across most areas, however the ability to build functional and enduring relationships within a structured environment to provide educational leadership and support to a range of academic and administrative staff is crucial.

 The Manager T&L BSO will provide academic leadership and educational and instructional support to staff and students to ensure the provision of high quality academic activities and outcomes within the Department. 

 This position is responsible for the efficient and effective running of all programmes to the suite of qualifications provided within the department and to ensure training meets industry and academic best practice. 

 The Manager T&L BSO will effectively use the budget to meet polytechnic requirements and growth for the department.

 The effective deployment of physical and human resource in realisation of the Department’s goals and objectives is a key component of the position.

 If you have the academic leadership and management skills to help shape the culture, direction and educational delivery of Tai Poutini Polytechnic to meet our future needs we look forward to hearing from you.

 Applications will be considered alongside current incumbents.

To be eligible for his position, you must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please click on the apply button. For further details please click on the position description access below or if you have any questions, please contact Human Resources at

Applications close at midnight on 18 April 2021





Tai Poutini Polytechnic is an equal employment opportunities employer.



  • Closing Date:
    Sunday 18 April 2021 12pm
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    Human Resources; 03 769 9457

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