My teen wants to leave school after bad NCEA results – help!

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If your teen wants to leave school after poor NCEA results, find out how to work this through with them and get ideas of places that can help.

How to talk to your teens about poor NCEA results

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Unexpected NCEA results can create uncertainty and stress. Find out how to talk to your rangatahi about what next.

Advice for migrants: How to look for work in New Zealand

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Discover the best ways to look for jobs in New Zealand and develop your job search strategy using different approaches.

Advice for migrants: How to apply for a job in New Zealand

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You've found a job you'd like to apply for and it's time to prepare your application. Find out about the different ways to apply.

Advice for migrants: How to approach a New Zealand employer for a job

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Understanding New Zealand (Kiwi) culture and knowing how to talk to employers will help you make the most of job opportunities when they happen.

Advice for migrants: How to prepare for an interview in New Zealand

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Find out how to prepare for a New Zealand job interview where you will usually be assessed on your behaviour in previous work situations.

Advice for migrants: How to settle into a new job in New Zealand

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You've got the job, now find out about what you need to know to help you settle in during your first weeks.

The future is bright for non-degree science, engineering and trades careers

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With the first year of tertiary study – or first two years of industry training – now fees free for many school leavers, it’s a great time to get into a career in science, engineering, technology and the trades.

Interview tip – how to answer the Treaty of Waitangi question

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How to answer questions relating to the Treaty of Waitangi in a job interview.

Impress employers with your strong thinking skills

Thinking skills

Find out how to let employers know you have great thinking skills by showing them that you can solve problems, form opinions and have new ideas.