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Become a life-changer with Inspiring the Future

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Share your career story with tamariki and broaden their horizons.


8 steps to stop NCEA study stress

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Eight useful steps to help get through NCEA exam study stress.


Lost your job? Part of the “Great Resignation”? Here's help.

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Get help if you’ve lost your job or want a change.


Make a difference as a medical laboratory technician

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Find out about career possibilities in medical laboratories


Our new posters match your NCEA subjects to future mahi

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Match your school subjects to your future mahi with our new resource.


Have fun while you earn with a career in STEM

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Earn good money, have fun and make a difference with a career in STEM.


Top 10 most popular jobs of 2020

Infographic: Top 10 jobs 2020

The top 10 most searched jobs on careers.govt.nz in 2020 have a strong focus on service roles.


Great results from the Direct Career Service

Infographic: survey on direct career service pop-ups, overall experience rated 4.8 stars out of five, 96% of people found it easy to access support

Job seekers are finding success with free advice from career experts.


From deckhand to skipper - Vaun's story

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How Vaun Williams stepped up from scrubbing the decks to running the whole ship.


Taylah's Fees Free success story

Taylah Shuker

Fees Free made tertiary study a realistic pathway for Taylah.