Migrant Information Sessions 

If you’ve recently moved to New Zealand you probably have lots of questions about how things work. We run regular information sessions aimed at new migrants in our area, all migrants are welcome! 
Information Sessions

Free: The New Migrants Find-a-Job Course

Citizens Advice Bureau Eden Albert at St Lukes is very pleased to announce an intensive support for newcomers looking for a job.

This course will help the participants:

  • To understand the New Zealand workplace
  • To discover what New Zealand employers are looking for
  • Make important contact and start networking

Courses include:

  • Two group workshops with a professional coach:
    • Build a CV and cover letter
    • Job search, social media and networking
    • Interview preparation
    • Meet other job seekers
    • Build your confidence
  • Two individual coaching sessions:
    • Identify your skills, strengths and experience
    • Identify your barriers and break them down
    • Set your goals, set an action plan
    • Check and review your progress
  • Two follow-up Job Club sessions:
    • Updates and sharing experience
    • Successes and challenges
    • On-going support

Group Workshop: From 10am to 2pm
Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 February 2018


Group Workshop:   From 10am to 2pm
Tuesday 17 and Wednesday18 April

The dates and times for the coaching sessions and Job Clubs are on the registration form.

CAB Eden Albert at St Lukes
82 St Lukes Road, Mt Albert (adjoining Public Library)

For more information see this handy flyer

To register for this free course and to know more about it, simply call us on 09 846 4023 or email us on project.cabac@cab.org.nz

Light refreshments provided.

Places are limited so please register early to avoid disappointment!

Previous information sessions
New Migrants Find-a-Job Course - July and August 2017

Housing in New Zealand - 2 December 2016
This workshop covered:

  • how to find safe and suitable accommodation
  • about new requirements for rental home insulation
  • information on renting, flatting, tenancy disputes and bonds including bills for water and gas

Employment in New Zealand - 9 September 2016
This session covered:

  • applying for a job
  • presenting your skills
  • the Kiwi workplace culture
  • how to network in the new country

Health and Safety for Newcomers to New Zealand - 16 July 2016

Introduction to the New Zealand Education System -  25th June 2016
This workshop included:

  • the different types of schools
  • how to enroll
  • how to support your child and
  • the subjects taught

Employment Rights in New Zealand - 1 April 2016
This workshop covered:

  • How to identify their best pathways for suitable employment in NZ
  • Information on employment relationships, rights and responsibilities

Housing in New Zealand - 26 February 2016
This workshop covered:

  • how to find, keep and enjoy safe and suitable housing in New Zealand
  • renting, flatting, tenancy disputes, bonds
  • the basics of buying property legally.

Education in New Zealand - 19 February 2016
This workshop covered:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • primary and secondary schools
  • adult education
  • navigating the NZ education system
  • education options for the whole family

Housing in New Zealand 

  • renting
  • flatting
  • tenancy disputes
  • bonds and,
  • the basics of buying property legally

Writing for the Workplace and Job Seeking: Part 1 and 2
Negotiating at Work: Part 1 and 2

Networking Skills: Part 1 and 2

Communication: Parts 1 and 2 


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