Staff benefits

Staff Benefits

Staff Discounts and Support for Gaining Higher Qualifications

Staff with over six months service (conditions apply) may be eligible for a substantial discount on Ara courses.

The institute is a member of the Canterbury Tertiary Alliance, which means that as a staff member, you may be eligible to access fee discounts at our partner tertiary institutions in Canterbury.

The Financial Support for Obtaining Higher Qualifications Policy applies to staff whose role and position requires a higher level qualification.

Income Protection

If you're a permanent staff member and employed for more than fifteen hours a week, you are covered by income protection insurance.

Medical Insurance

Group discounted membership to Southern Cross is available to staff members and their families.

Relocation Costs

If you live outside of the region and are successfully appointed to a role, we may contribute to relocation costs for you and your family (conditions apply).