Work Connect is a free programme to help migrants prepare for the New Zealand job market. It's funded by Immigration New Zealand and is available in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Christchurch and online.
If you live in New Zealand and you're eligible, you can attend a Work Connect workshop in person or online by webinar.
If you’re applying for lots of jobs but not getting any interviews, your CV may not be the right style for New Zealand employers.
The Work Connect programme provides a step-by-step guide on how to improve your CV and cover letter, and how to change them for each job application.
If you’re getting interviews but not job offers, you may not be providing employers with the information they need in your interview.
The Work Connect programme provides comprehensive coaching on how to prepare for a New Zealand job interview.
If you’re not finding a job in New Zealand that uses your skills and knowledge, you may need to expand your job hunting strategy.
The Work Connect programme provides information about how the New Zealand job market works, how it is different from other countries, and how to present your skills and knowledge to New Zealand employers.
Skilled migrants, partners and adult children of skilled migrants and international student graduates (Level 7 and above) looking for work. We have extended the eligibility criteria so please check your eligibility:
The programme includes 10 hours of workshops and individual personalised coaching delivered from Monday to Friday in office hours. After hours and Saturday sessions are offered on request at the discretion of the consultant.
There will be a range of dates to choose from to complete the programme within 4 to 6 weeks.