Career and Job Search Resources

In this section you will find a range of resources to help you with your career planning and development, job search and interview preparation.

Got questions? Please contact  at Career Development Services  for one to one assistance

Library

Information Sheets: Click here to find copies of our Information sheets on these
topics: Career Planning, CV layout, Cover letter writing, Skills, Job hunting, Informational Interviewing, Interview preparation.

Career Planning: info on how to learn about yourself and then look ahead at options to suit you

CV/Cover Letters: how to write these so they promote you and are tailored for the job

Job Hunting methods: Looks at applying for adverts and approaching employers directly

Interviews: Preparation for interviews is really important and this shows you how

Volunteering: One of the best ways to share and develop skills while networking

Links: Websites on a wide range of Career and Employment related topics

Books:  If you like to be self directed! Here’s our pick of some good reading to help you along the way

Careers for a Sustainable World

Are you on Linkedin?
Linkedin

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional social network with over 175 million members and growing rapidly. LinkedIn connects you to your trusted contacts and helps you exchange knowledge, ideas, and opportunities with a broader network of professionals.

Linkedin has become popular with business professionals, employers, students, graduates and job seekers in NZ and many recruiters are starting to use Linkedin as a preferred method of sourcing new employees.

Linkedin – How to Maximise your Profile and Use
Linkedin – Job Search Checklist
LinkedIn Profile Checklist – University Students

Make an appointment with Career Development Services for help creating your LinkedIn profile