Find vacancies, apply for jobs and prepare for interviews.
Find out what industries and jobs match your skills and what jobs are in demand.
Plan your career
Get help to work out your next steps.
Where to start
NZ jobs database
You can find out about:
- entry requirements
- what the job involves
- how much they pay
- skills and experience needed.
The NZ job market
Find out about:
- the labour market
- work trends
- living and working in the regions.
Grants if you’re moving to Christchurch to work
If you're on a benefit and get a full-time job in the Christchurch area you can apply for a payment of up to $3,000 to help you relocate.
Search for job vacancies
When you're job hunting you need to treat it like a job by:
- planning your search
- writing a to-do list
- checking job adverts online and in newspapers
- contacting a business you want to work for and ask them about job vacancies they might have.
Apply for jobs
Examples of CVs and covering letters
Get tips and tools to help write your CV (curriculum vitae) and cover letters.
Tips to prepare for job interviews
Make sure you're prepared when you go for an interview and dress as smartly as you can.
Dress for Success
Help for women by providing professional work clothing, career development tools and an ongoing support network.
Dress to Impress
Support and assistance for men in Northland who are looking for a job.