Vision and Values

WelTec and Whitireia vision and values 




Learning together. Transforming lives
Te ako ngātahi. Te whakaahua kētanga o te tangata




We are about the people of this place and we have special relationships with local Iwi: WelTec with Te Ātiawa and Whitireia with Ngāti Toa. Together, we are more than the sum of our parts.

Mā tātou, mō tātou Ko WelTec ki Te Āti Awa, ko Whitireia ki Ngāti Toa. E haere kōtui nei me kura-takahi-puni tātou.



Ngā kaupapa e whā

A sense of belonging for all learners

Connected through partnerships

Supporting, growing, challenging

Doing things the right way, according to values



Ngā Whaingā

By 2021, the WelTec and Whitireia whānau will be dynamic, innovative providers of vocational education, fully integrated with the community, supporting learners to engage in their first jobs, to upskill to change roles and to learn for life.

Whole of person
Partnering through the learning and career journey. Helping learners to increase their contribution to society.

Whole of learning framework
Providing relevant, high-quality programmes and services to meet the needs of industry and the community.

Whole of community
Collaborating with and contributing to iwi, industry, secondary schools, Pasifika and the wider community.

Whole of place
Engaging with people across the country and across the world to ensure our programmes and services are relevant, portable and high-quality.

Whole of system
Taking a system-wide perspective to the delivery of coherent, effective and efficient learning services.