Career  & Gateway – Tikipunga High School

 09 4373299 ext 735


We extend a warm welcome to our centre.  We are a part of the wider school community and contribute to the wellbeing and aspirations of our students and their whanau.

Our goals are:

To fully participate in the development of our Year 8 – Year 13 students by providing career programmes that are:

    • Planned and structured
    • Targeted to meet the individual needs of diverse learners
    • Integrated into curriculum
    • Designed to involve whanau and the local and wider community
    • Responsive to student’s. When students leave school they will be prepared for further education or employment and knowledgeable about their future opportunities


    • Funded and monitored by the Tertiary Education Commission
    • Available to senior secondary students (Year 11 to Year 13)
    • Designed to strengthen the pathway for students to progress from school to workplace learning

The Programme

    • Delivers hands on, practical learning that leads to nationally recognised qualifications
    • Builds students’ workplace experience, helping them move smoothly from school to work
    • Offers an opportunity to build skills for employment and working in real workplace
    • Strengthens links to industry training

The Gateway co-ordinator

    • Will customise the learning and select employers’ to complement student’s interests
    • Ensure placements are credit bearing
    • Prepare and support students experience positive placements
    • Value the contribution of local industry and employers

Gateway Co-ordinator  Bronwynne Jenkins
Career Advisor Rina Hudson

We look forward to helping you and your child move forward

“Seek the path that is right for you – Rapua te ara tika moou ake”