Employ NZ

Two hands-on programs offered NOW in Whakatane, levels 1, and 2.

Careers Unlimited, Level 1:

This program, offered by Employ NZ in Whakatane,  is designed to improve confidence and general life skills to progress into employment, community life or further study.

Here students learn self-management, personal wellness, assertiveness financial planning and problem solving as well as developing the literacy and numeracy skills required to meet the requirements of NCEA 1 and 2.

·       Literacy and numeracy

·       Career planning and goal setting

·       Working as a team

·       Presentation skills

·       CV and Budgeting

·       Workplace health and safety

 To find out more about Careers Unlimited click here


Employ NZ Has partnered with the School of Hard Knocks to offer Career Fit, Level 2.

Our career fit course is great for students who want to become fit, healthy, and more confident while gaining NCEA Level 2 over 26 weeks.

This course is perfect for those who are looking at an active career such as Police, Military, or coaching.

Much of this course is conducted outside of the classroom either in the gym, playing a sport, or training and exercising while enjoying all the great recreational spaces the Bay of Plenty has to offer.

Learn to maintain a positive attitude, leadership skills, and health and safety knowledge.

·       Health and wellbeing

·       Coaching Skills

·       Confidence and personal presentation

·       Personal Fitness

·       Nutrition

·       Career Planning

·       NCEA Level 2

You'll get:
- Free kai
- Free gym membership
- One to one coaching
- Physical training and personal development
- Support in a career pathway and goal setting
- Personalized physical training plan designed by NZ Rugby


 If you're not in employment, education or training
Ready to commit to your future and gain confidence in taking the next step
Aged 16-24 and live in Whakatane

We would love you to join us ️.

To find out more about Career Fit, click here

Or stop by, Employ NZ, Whakatane

 40 King Street, Whakatane, 3120

Phone: 0800 002 159