The Learning Shop

Who are we?

The Learning Shop is part of the government's new Tertiary Education Strategy package. It was opened on 30th May 2002 by the Minister of Tertiary Education Steve Maharey. The shop is funded as a contract between the Ministry of Education and Whitireia Community Polytechnic.

What do we do?

We work with young people to gain entry into work or education and we have a policy of total inclusiveness.

How can we help?

We can provide you with;

  • access to fast and free internet and we can assist you to set up an email account for job applications.
  • we offer you encouragement in your search for work.
  • we will give you support and knowledge, including templates and examples of C.V.’s and assistance in writing a C.V.
  • assist you fill in job application forms, practice interview skills with you and help you prepare for your job interviews.

Where can you find us?

7 Serlby Place
PO Box 50453
Central City
Porirua 5024

Telephone: (04) 237 7422