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How to find a new job or choose a new career.

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Help with NCEA subject choice
Help with NCEA subject choice

Tips on how to choose your subjects.

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Get free career advice
Get free career advice

Talk to a career expert about your options.

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Help finding a job
Help finding a job

Use our job hunters' toolkit to help you get work.

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Choose a vocation for a better future
Choose a vocation for a better future

Discover your future with vocational education and training.

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Use our tools to get career ideas, explore study options and create your CV

Take a career quiz to get job ideas

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The best way to ask for more money and why this is important for women.

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At school Look beyond the top 10 jobs

Discover more than the top 10 jobs on careers.govt.nz.

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How to get a job Negotiate your pay before you take a job

How to discuss your pay offer and why this is important for women.

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At school How to choose school subjects when you're unsure about your career plans

Keep your future job options open at school.