Employment Opportunities

Trainme provides a wide range of educational opportunities with a number of campuses across New Zealand. Our mission ‘Changing lives through learning’ is what drives us to be among the best educational providers in New Zealand, offering programmes and services that make a real difference in the lives of our learners. We have two values:

God Honouring (He whakahonore i te Atua) 

  • Ministry - wherever, whenever be like Jesus
  • Integrity - be true to our word, and do what is morally right
  • Stewardship - future focussed, managing and investing wisely

Client Focussed (He manaaki i te tangata)

  • Service - serve, respect and value our clients
  • Innovation - constant improvement
  • Excellence - excel in all that we do

Our approach is holistic, developing the whole person to enable our graduates to be effective leaders in both their employment and personal lives. We aim for excellence not only in providing qualifications, but in developing individuals.

Trainme is a division of ATC New Zealand which is a charitable company born out of a desire to invest into the future of New Zealand and the world by growing people.  Since 1984, thousands of people have benefitted from the dedication of our staff and their support for learners of all ages and backgrounds. Our staff enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of this mission, seeing changed lives and people growing toward their full potential.


Current Vacancies


Alternative Education Tutor

Trainme, (a division of Activate Training Centre Ltd) is seeking applications for an Alternative Education Tutor based at our Hamilton campus.

Do you enjoy equipping and challenging youth with key foundational skills and understand how to embed numeracy and literacy?

We are seeking the services of a full-time tutor to assist in and teach to a curriculum, and provide pastoral care to students who are challenged by mainstream education.

The aim of the programme is to enable the students to move into further training, or return to 'Mainstream Education'.

We are looking for:

  • a passionate and committed tutor
  • a proven track record and a passion to deliver formal training programmes to youth
  • have a teaching qualification or hold:
    • Unit Standard 4098 (Assessor Training)
    • The National Certificate in Adult Literacy & Numeracy Education (NCALNE)
  • Be able to maintain high personal and classroom presentation and conduct appropriate to your working context
  • Be able to assist in course preparation, planning, implementation, assessment and moderation within a team environment.

The successful applicant must have a clean NZ Full Drivers licence.

Trainme is part of a registered private Christian training institution with a proud 32-year history of changing lives through learning. If you would like to join our dedicated team, and meet the above requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Please apply online to HR@atc.org.nz sending your covering letter and CV relevant to this position by 4.00pm Friday 15 June 2018.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


Employment Application Form


English as a Second Language (ESOL) Tutor

Hamilton Based

Part –Time 18 hours per week (Monday – Thursday)


Trainme, a division of ATC New Zealand is seeking a tutor for its ESOL programme. The successful applicant must be passionate about working with adult refugees and migrants new to New Zealand, who may have also had high literacy and numeracy needs in their home country.

We are seeking a person with a high level of ESOL experience in tutoring adults at pre-beginners / beginner’s level. You will require patience and empathy working with people who may also have trauma related issues.     

As the successful applicant, you will possess:

  • Experience teaching ESOL or literacy and numeracy at pre-beginner level
  • A compassionate understanding of refugee issues and challenges
  • An ability to work with ethnic diversity
  • A specific qualification relating to teaching adults literacy & numeracy

ATC New Zealand is a successful independent tertiary provider founded on Christian values with a proud 30-year plus history of changing lives through learning. If you would enjoy working within the unique character and values of ATC, and to join our fantastic team, please email your covering letter and CV to HR@atc.org.nz by 4.00pm Monday 2 July 2018.

Click HERE to download the Tutor Job Description.

Click HERE to download Employment Application Form.


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