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Hospitality sector screaming out for employees

Hospitality is the way to go, with restaurants desperate for staff.The serious shortage has seen renowned Moeraki restaurateur, Fleur O'Sullivan, wash...

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Dry stone walling short course 1&2 April 2017

Build a free-standing wall from foundation to capping using schist stone and basic masonry tools in this weekend course.

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Otago Polytechnic welcomes 2017 Otago Secondary Tertiary Students

Otago Polytechnic’s Central and Dunedin campuses are welcoming over 120 new students to the Otago Secondary Tertiary College.  Previously known as the...

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First polytechnic with Rainbow Tick

Otago Polytechnic is gearing up to celebrate its Rainbow Tick.It is the first Institute of Technology and Polytechnic (ITP) in New Zealand and one of ...

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