Staff benefits to working at Unitec

Listed below are a range of benefits to working with us at Unitec:

Health insurance

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

Life Insurance and Income Protection* 

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 70. We also operate an Income Protection Plan which will pay up to 75% of the staff member’s annual base salary to the member following an initial 90-day waiting period.

* For staff employed at 0.5 FTE and above 

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. For more information visit the ANZ website.

Free access to the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

The Employee Assistance Programme is an independent organisation that encourages staff to address issues that may affect their workplace performance whether the issue is personal or work related. We provide 3 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.

Discount at OfficeMax

Get discounts off hundreds of products at OfficeMax. Buy online or find your nearest OfficeMax store

You may need to present your Unitec ID card instore.

Discounted visits at our Medical Centre

When you register with our Medical Centre, located on the Mt Albert campus, you'll save money on consultation fees. For more information visit our Medical Centre page.