Staff benefits

Unitec staff receive a range of great benefits including discounted tuition fees, discounted health insurance and life insurance.

Health insurance

Staff receive discounted health insurance work schemes from Southern Cross Health Society or Unimed Health Insurance for themselves and their families.

Life, disability and income protection insurance (for staff employed at 0.5 FTE and above)

Our Life Insurance Plan provides a lump sum benefit to a member's dependants or estate in the event of the staff member's death prior to age 65. The Plan also covers employees for Total Permanent Disablement. We also operate an Income Protection Plan which will pay up to 75% of the staff members pre-disability income to the member for up to 2 years (following a stand-down period).

Discount on tuition fees

Staff who want to study non-work related courses receive a 25% discount on tuition fees for Unitec programmes (excluding short courses). Family members also qualify for this discount.

ANZ banking package

The ANZ offers Unitec employees a personal Working Solutions Banking Package. The package includes a full range of banking products and services designed to benefit our staff. An ANZ branch is located on the Mt Albert campus, outside Building 114 and has a 24/7 ATM machine. For more information visit the ANZ website.

Free access to the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

The Employee Assistance Programme is an independant organisation that encourages staff to address issues that may affect their workplace performance whether the issue is personal or work related. We provide 2 EAP appointments for free to all staff.

Access and discount to PB Tech

Staff can access PB Tech Electronics and enjoy staff discounts on a large selection of electronic goods.

Discounted membership fees at the Unitec gym

The Unitec Sports Centre (Mt Albert Campus) offers a fully-equipped weight and cardio room, circuit room, indoor courts, personal training, running and walking groups, a sun bed and a yoga and Pilates studio.

Discounted veterinary fees

Staff receive a 10% discount at Unitec's on-campus veterinary clinic.

Discount at OfficeMax

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You may need to present your Unitec ID card instore.