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6 November 2019

Human Services Unit Standard Review

Careerforce is reviewing two Human Services unit standards that are currently listed on the Direc...
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4 November 2019

Health and Disability Principles in Practice Un...

Careerforce is reviewing four Health and Disability Principles in Practice unit standards that ar...
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4 November 2019

Whānau Ora and Community Support Unit Standard...

Careerforce is reviewing four Whānau Ora and Community Support unit standards that are currently ...
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4 November 2019

Diversional and Recreational Therapy Unit Stand...

Careerforce is reviewing six Diversional Therapy unit standards that are currently listed on the ...
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25 October 2019

Street Jam: Encouraging talk about mental health

Originally published in Strength to Strength October 2019 and republished with permission In Balc...
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15 October 2019

Introducing the Disability Advisory Group

One of Careerforce’s 2019 challenges is to hear the voices of those with lived experience. ...
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15 October 2019

SpeedMeet 2019 hits the mark

SpeedMeet 2019 concluded on 25 September after the final event was held in Whakatane. The partner...
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15 October 2019

Reviewed Health and Wellbeing qualifications no...

Over the last 6 months, Careerforce has been undertaking a major Qualifications Pathway Review (Q...
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10 October 2019

Careerforce partnership with Yale reveals need ...

Earlier this year, Industry Training Organisation (ITO) Careerforce, announced it was partnering ...
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30 September 2019

How Workforce Development Councils (WDCs) could...

The Minister has set the initial scope in functions and responsibilities of a Workforce Developme...
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27 September 2019

Pressure injuries and pressure care unit standa...

Careerforce invites you to provide final feedback on the reviewed pressure injuries unit standard...
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20 September 2019

Careerforce Celebrates 25 Years

On Thursday 19 September, Careerforce celebrated its 25th anniversary. On this day, back in 1994,...
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18 September 2019

Growth through reflection

“I think if I hadn’t actually been doing a reflective diary I wouldn’t have had the same internal...
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5 September 2019

Rugby player strives to become better leader fo...

Once a successful Tongan rugby player with a career that took him to Japan and France, Isileli (K...
22 August 2019

Top Tip 11: Provide hauora, health and wellbein...

More research and articles have been published recently on the importance for employers to develo...
16 August 2019

Who, What, Where, When and How of your training

Welcome to industry or workplace training. Here are some key information to get you started. Who ...
16 August 2019

Your rights and responsibilities

What does it mean that you signed a training agreement with Careerforce? It means that you have n...
19 August 2019

Your Training Journey

Here are the things you can expect, need to do and some tips to get the most out of your training...
19 August 2019

Study Tips

We want to set you up for success. Here are some study tips you may find useful. Know how you lea...
13 September 2019

Need additional learning support?

There are plenty of organisations who offer learning support and resources for free. If you are h...
19 August 2019

Assessment Process

How will you be assessed You must complete assessments to complete your training programme. The a...
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16 August 2019

Whāia te iti: Kahurangi REAL Pathways to REAL S...

We are continually exploring ways on how to promote exciting career pathways available across the...
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14 August 2019

Colleagues committed to upskilling together

A group of Rehabilitation Support Workers at Stanford House of Whanganui District Health Board ha...
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29 July 2019

The road to 100% trained and qualified youth wo...

Trained and qualified youth workers are essential to ensuring young people are well-supported to ...
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22 July 2019

Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR) 2019 ...

Careerforce is reviewing its Consent and Moderation Requirements (CMR 24, CMR 4, and CMR 222).&nb...
18 July 2019

Top Tip 10: Offer paid study time

From our most recent employer survey, we know that lack of time is the number one most common bar...
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15 July 2019

Employers from health and wellbeing sectors joi...

SpeedMeet 2019 is attracting big employers from the health and wellbeing sectors to participate i...
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4 July 2019

Career move for ‘stay at home’ mum paid off

As you walk towards St Matthew’s Church Hall in Masterton, you’ll see mobility scooters lined up,...
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1 July 2019

Unit standards to be Revised and Rolled Over

Careerforce is about to submit a request to NZQA to publish updated versions of 132 unit standard...
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28 June 2019

Cleaning Qualification a First for Corrections

A woman in Arohata Prison is the first to achieve a cleaning qualification while in prison. The l...
26 June 2019

Top Tip 9: Take time to introduce the training ...

When you enroll staff in a Careerforce training programme, we recommend that you take time to do ...
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25 June 2019

Expiring Unit Standards June 2019

Careerforce is wishing to expire unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Ass...
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21 June 2019

Working with heart for people with disabilities

There are jobs that are absolutely not for everyone. It takes a big heart to support people with ...
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20 June 2019

Register for SpeedMeet

Looking for new staff? We have an opportunity for employers to meet their future workforce. We in...
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6 June 2019

Workforce shortages drive continued growth for ITO

6 June 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Careerforce, the Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for the broader h...
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30 May 2019

Work experience crystalised career ambitions fo...

Eighteen-year old Nanise Bulicakau, already knows her strengths and has started working towards h...
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29 May 2019

Peer Support Work unit standards consultation

Careerforce invites you to provide feedback on the newly developed Peer Support Work unit standar...
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28 May 2019

Samoan diversional therapist bringing culture t...

Samoan Diversional Therapist encourages other Pacific Island people to bring their culture to the...
23 May 2019

Top Tip 8: Coaching your staff to unlock their ...

Through coaching, managers identify staff seeking advancement, learning opportunities or wanting ...
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23 May 2019

Mum’s quest to upskill herself for son born wit...

Margot decided to upskill for her son with disability. She has completed Health and Wellbeing L3 ...
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21 May 2019

Transforming the training landscape

Training for commercial cleaning faces rapid change needing to adapt to new technologies, increas...
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10 May 2019

Finding the right connection

The idea behind Connect apprenticeship module is to encourage apprentices to establish connection...
9 May 2019

Te Tiriti o te Whanaungatanga – Working as one ...

8 May 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Careerforce, Access Community Health, Idea Services, and Oceania Healthc...
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8 May 2019

Staff develop skills to help individuals live t...

Careerforce supports professional development of disability support workers using PATH technique,...
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8 May 2019

Proud moment for healthcare graduates recognise...

Waitemata DHB staff were thrilled to receive special recognition at a graduation for Careerforce-...
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18 April 2019

2-5 year timeframe if proposed vocational refor...

17 April 2019 MEDIA RELEASE It’s very much business as usual for Careerforce as the Government wo...
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16 April 2019

Top Tip 7 – Setting up a Buddy or Mentoring System

“Mentoring systems can help to get learners started, get them on track and keep them on track.” s...
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16 April 2019

Careerforce partner with Yale University to he...

Careerforce is partnering with the Yale University Program for Recovery and Community Health, to ...
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5 April 2019

Time for Government to listen to concerns of th...

Submissions close today in biggest shakeup in decades Careerforce employers urge Government to sl...
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1 April 2019

Industry training reform a risk to sectors that...

31 March 2019 MEDIA RELEASE A leading on-the-job industry training organisation (ITO) with respon...