Careers at Te Puia | NZMACI

Interested in a career at Te Puia | NZMACI? Become a part of our cultural legacy

At Te Puia|NZ Māori Arts and Crafts Institute, we are a whānau-oriented, equal employment opportunities employer who seeks to employ people of the highest quality. People who are customer focused and committed to working for an organisation that has a long-standing reputation for manaakitanga both nationally and internationally.


If this sounds like you, then apply today for one of the positions we have below:

Assistant Retail Manager – Please APPLY HERE

Wānanga Administrator – Please APPLY HERE

Reservations Agent

As a Reservations Agent here at Te Puia|NZMACI, you’ll need to have exceptional attention to detail, patience, and have experience dealing with different cultures either as a customer service agent, or as a world traveller yourself.

If you’ve worked in a similar position for at least 2-3 years, can work as part of a wider team where communication is King and you are highly computer literate, emotionally intelligent and solutions driven, then apply today.

Please complete this Application Form Te Puia NZMACI and email to [email protected].


We also are seeking expressions of interest to those interested in:

Food and Beverage Attendants

Our world class Food and Beverage team are always looking for customer focused superstars. If you can carry three plates while smiling, understand a wine list, work days and nights as rostered, are highly communicative, physically fit and friendly, then apply below.


Kaiārahi (Guide/ Host)

Are you personable, engaging, easygoing, punctual, fit and have a passion for Te Ao Māori? Can you hold the attention of a group of people with your wit, your story telling, your unique talents and your general knowledge? If so, come join the Visitor Experience team.

Enrolling at Te Takapū o Rotowhio

Enrolling at Te Rito o Rotowhio

Enrolling to Te Wānanga Whakairo Rākau o Aotearoa

Please complete this Application Form Te Puia NZMACI and email to [email protected].