For job seekers

Our Pathways to Employment programme helps former refugees plan their employment, education, training and career goals and ultimately find work. 

Our services

New Zealand Red Cross' Pathways to Employment programme:

  • Offers language support in a variety of languages as well as cross-cultural support.
  • Provides employment support upon arrival in the community.
  • Helps to find jobs in New Zealand at any stage of the job seeker’s employment journey, including helping plan employment and career goals, assisting with the writing of CVs and cover letters, coaching on interview skills, and finding work trials and work experience.
  • Delivers a variety of employment workshops.
  • Provides a safe, trusting and humanitarian environment for all job seekers with a refugee background aged 18 to 64.
  • Advocates with employers on behalf of job seekers.

If you are a former refugee seeking educational or employment opportunities, and/or are currently on the Work and Income benefit, please get in touch with your regional Pathways to Employment team.

   

Pathways to Employment contact details

  

Download our Pathways to Employment brochures

Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Arabic (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Burmese (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Dari (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure English (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Nepali (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Spanish (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Swahili (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Tamil (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Tigrinya (PDF)
Pathways to Employment Client Brochure Udru (PDF)