Work for us

Find out about working at Careers New Zealand.

At Careers New Zealand we have great people who do meaningful work and enjoy a flexible working environment. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

Want to work for us?

Careers New Zealand is a great place to work if you are a real team player, are passionate about helping people make smart decisions about their careers and are someone who enjoys a good work-life balance. We are looking for people who want to make a difference to the lives of others.

What we have to offer

As a careers organisation, we walk the talk by being committed to the career development of our staff. We also offer flexible working arrangements and an Employee Assistance Programme.

What kinds of jobs are there?

  • Our career development consultants increase the positive impact that career influencers have on the learning and work decisions of young people. This is done through raising awareness of the importance of career influencing, building capability, promoting and supporting the career education and development benchmarks, and strengthening transitions in the education to employment system.
  • Our career advisers are the first point of contact for enquiries through our advice line service. The role of the kaikokiri – career adviser is to enhance New Zealand’s careers system by providing career information, advice and guidance through a variety of channels.

How we recruit

Vacancies are advertised on our website as well as specialist websites such as Govt Jobs, Trade Me Jobs and Seek.

All shortlisted applicants go through a fair and transparent recruitment process.

All new employees undertake a tailored induction programme. We pride ourselves on making people feel welcome.

Updated 7 Dec 2016