Who Does What in Careers Central?

What do you need to do to complete your profile? Log in here

Kia Ora Year 13s,

How to make a Careers Interview Booking (level 2 KHLC Kawakawa). We can discuss your plans for 2021 and beyond and will listen confidentially to your individual circumstances as you plan your first year or so after secondary school.

Here is the YouCanBookMeNow link for Kay Wallace.

Here is the YouCanBookMeLink for Margaret Ruland (Maori and Pasifika students)

Online Career Exploration Tools

Leaving School

School Leavers Tool Kit (Te Reo or English) Financial advice, going flatting, getting a job and help for leaving school and home. Ngā tohutohu mō te ārahi i a koe i muri i tō wehenga i te kura.

The Complete Student Job Guide highly recommended with links to advice and (part-time) jobs. Includes cover letters and CV writing guide. Source https://www.moneyhub.co.nz/student-jobs.html

Writing your CV- always send your CV as a PDF, include keywords from Job Ad in cover letter and CV. Video about CVs here.

  • Getting your RealMe login - needs and birth certificate or passport Video here

  • Studylink - will you get a student allowance, how do I apply for a student loan? Video here

  • Preparing for Online Interviews - (also in person interviews) Video here Notes here

  • Getting a Job - places to apply and register - suggestions here

Careers in Hard Technology - a look where this subject can lead - click here

Careers New Zealand: A wide variety of useful info, tools, and resources including quizzes, CV builders, and job databases.

Financial scholarships - MoneyHub and Study Spy websites

Year 12 academic results are judged by panels, so criteria fit and quality of presentation is vital. Advice on financial scholarship applications is here.

All free helpful information is found on MoneyHub https://www.moneyhub.co.nz/scholarships-nz.html

Iwi assistance may help Maori students. Eg Tainui website .. http://www.waikatotainui.com/ search “Opportunities then Education Grants and Scholarships” Iwi websites - link.

General Advice is here

University Entrance (UE) Explained

University Entrance Slide presentation

StudyLink: For student loans and associated information.

RealMe: You need a RealMe verified profile in order to get a student loan and/or allowance.

Fees Free Information: All you want to know and more is here*

NZ Qualification Framework explained here.

Year 13 Checklist - if going to University

Want a Laugh (that's useful)? Watch the YEP Guy Youth Employability Programme

Labour Market Information

New Zealand websites that indicate job prospects and skill shortages.