Use Subject Matcher to help find your ideal job
With Subject Matcher you can see how the NCEA subjects your young person chooses can influence their possible career path.
What's on this page?
For a young person, deciding which career to follow when they finish school isn’t easy. With so many possible options it can be difficult to know where to begin.
Thankfully, the school subjects they take can be a good starting point.
With Subject Matcher, one of the online tools on careers.govt.nz, you can discover what careers might suit your young person based on the NCEA subjects they take. This provides a good start for their career planning.
Once you’ve found some interesting career options, you can learn about the pay, skills, qualifications and opportunities for each job in our job profiles. That way your young person can start exploring their possible career paths.
How does Subject Matcher work?
When you’ve found some interesting jobs you can click on the title of each one to learn more about them in our job profiles.
Here you’ll find information on job opportunities, what the job involves, and the qualifications or experience you need to enter it.
Subject Matcher is just one of the many useful tools and resources available on the careers.govt.nz website to help young people choose a possible career path.
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For personal advice your young person can talk to their school’s career adviser or dean, or contact us.
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Updated 12 Sep 2019