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21 January 2021

Teacher aides making a difference in the lives ...

For students of Kerikeri High School with special educational needs, their teacher aides are alwa...
Vacancy
11 January 2021

Vocational Pathways Advisor (Employer Services ...

Work within the Health and Wellbeing Sectors We offer flexible working, great professional d...
Vacancy
6 January 2021

Careerforce Apprenticeship Advisor – Auck...

Work within the Health and Wellbeing Sectors We offer flexible working, great professional develo...
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23 December 2020

Upskilling to support Wellington’s homeless

A cohort of Kaimahi and Peer Support workers at DCM are set to upskill following a government ini...
14 December 2020

Advanced Care and Support Level 4 New Unit Stan...

Careerforce has undertaken consultation during 2020 with the aged residential care, home and comm...
2 December 2020

Proposed changes to US 28543: Māori Operating P...

Careerforce is proposing that two new unit standards replace 28543 Māori Operating Principles and...
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23 November 2020

NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Advance...

We have had extensive consultation with the sectors (aged residential care, home and community, d...
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20 November 2020

Care worker embraces online learning to sprint ...

“I wear my badges proudly - they give me a sense of value and a sense of achievement.”  Golden Ba...
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16 November 2020

New e-learning module helps support kaiāwhina t...

Testing is an essential part of New Zealand’s COVID-19 elimination strategy. By identifying cases...
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11 November 2020

A fresh take on apprenticeships

Jane Wenman Chief Executive | Careerforce For many people, when they think of apprenticeships and...
22 October 2020

Older Persons’ Health and Wellbeing Unit ...

Careerforce is undertaking a scheduled review of the Older Persons’ Health and Wellbeing un...
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16 October 2020

Your opportunity to show your appreciation
Thank Your Cleaner Day was launched to recognise the tens of thousands of skilled, hard-working c...

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14 October 2020

Blenheim health navigator driven by thirst for ...

Growing up in Australia as a young Māori woman, Niki Waitai was keen to bring her family home, to...
14 October 2020

Whānau Ora and Community Support, Supporting Pe...

Careerforce is reviewing five level 3 unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory o...
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14 October 2020

Life with Dementia: entrusting care of your lov...

I really dreaded the trip to the rest home. The move had been looming for months as I could no lo...
14 October 2020

Training Schedule Guide

  Training Schedule Guide Introduction A training schedule is a breakdown of your training p...
14 October 2020

Enabling Good Lives Unit Standards Consultation

Careerforce is developing two new unit standards for listing in the Directory of Assessment Stand...
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1 October 2020

Training journey unlocks potential for Lifewise...

When Lifewise Health and Disability rolled out the Health and Wellbeing Level 4 qualification to ...
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24 September 2020

Diploma programme bolsters leadership confidence

IDEA Services is upskilling its 200+ Service Managers with support from industry training organis...
9 September 2020

Health and Disability Principles in Practice Un...

Careerforce is reviewing four level 4 unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory o...
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7 September 2020

Kaiāwhina to guide the next 5-year Action Plan ...

MEDIA RELEASE 7 September 2020 The first and formative 5-year Kaiāwhina Workforce Action Plan 201...
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2 September 2020

Journey to resettling: former refugee now helpi...

Kumari Timsina knows full well the challenges of settling into a foreign land. As a former refuge...
9 September 2020

Health and Disability Principles in Practice an...

Careerforce is reviewing four level 3 unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory o...
2 September 2020

Health and Disability Principles in Practice Un...

Careerforce is reviewing nine unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assess...
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13 August 2020

Creating a career path in the aged care sector

After a few years working in hospitality, Caitlin Henderson decided to change paths heading towar...
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12 August 2020

Diploma graduate helps victims on journey of re...

“It is very rewarding coming into people’s darkest  moments and just helping them gain cont...
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28 July 2020

Investing in Auckland community through on-job ...

Auckland DHB’s Health Care Assistant Programme gave 18 new cadets the opportunity to start a care...
22 July 2020

Community Support Services Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is reviewing four unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assess...
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9 July 2020

Training helps Greymouth employee support peopl...

“You see people change and grow and you see their mana enhance. That’s what inspires me, in...
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8 July 2020

Qualification a great fit for the financial men...

Financial mentor, Kathryn Burton usually plays a key role as trainer, consultant and workshop fac...
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7 July 2020

Health & Wellbeing Apprenticeship boosts c...

“The apprenticeship opened my eyes. I tell you it just pushed me to another level. It’s the best ...
7 July 2020

First Peer Support qualification delivered as a...

MEDIA RELEASE 7 July 2020 Careerforce is pleased to launch the Peer Support Apprenticeship leadin...
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2 July 2020

ITO combats sector skills shortage despite rapi...

MEDIA RELEASE 2 July 2020 Careerforce, the Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for the broader h...
1 July 2020

Unit Standard Review July 2020

Careerforce is reviewing 39 unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assessme...
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19 June 2020

Careerforce’s partnership with Yale empowers fe...

“This has been a vehicle for me to express myself. It’s given me hope, it’s empowered me. It has ...
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4 June 2020

Careerforce welcomes targeted training and appr...

3 June 2020 Careerforce welcomes targeted training and apprenticeships fund Minister of Education...
28 May 2020

Mana Taiohi Unit Standard

Careerforce is developing a new unit standard at level 3 that will be listed in the Youth Develop...
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21 May 2020

Lockdown wonders: Volunteers stepping up in the...

In times of crisis, it is heartening to see people go beyond self, and think about others. In Dun...
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20 May 2020

Work placement introduced student to a niche ca...

“Diversional therapy appealed to me because it’s a great way to bring fun and enjoyment into peop...
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13 May 2020

Proud infection control record for Hokianga cle...

Hokianga Health’s vision is to be the centre of excellence for rural health care.  Based at the t...
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12 May 2020

Great mentoring is key to having great staff

“I saw the benefits tenfold, having staff trained at Careerforce Level 3”   Amberley Rest Ho...
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11 May 2020

Recognising the essential role and responsibili...

“We are responsible for everybody that walks in that door,” says Leeanne Clarke, one of the clean...
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7 May 2020

Lockdown wonders: ‘Bowl cut’ to recognise hard ...

When Andrea McKee posted on Facebook that she needed a haircut and is tempted to get a ‘bowl cut’...
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4 May 2020

Careerforce partners with Ministry of Health to...

4 May 2020 MEDIA RELEASE   Careerforce has collaborated with the Ministry of Health to creat...
5 June 2020

Health and Disability Principles in Practice Un...

Careerforce is reviewing four unit standards that are currently listed on the Directory of Assess...
30 April 2020

Urban Pest Management Unit Standards Review

Careerforce is undertaking a scheduled review of the following Urban Pest Management unit standar...
20 March 2020

Suicide Prevention/Intervention unit standards ...

Careerforce has been working with industry representatives to develop new unit standards in Suici...
19 February 2020

Unit Standard: Demonstrate foundation knowledge...

Careerforce is developing a new unit standard for listing on the Directory of Assessment Standard...
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17 February 2020

Training to support people and families affecte...

Police data published in June 2019 found that 133, 022 family harm investigations were conducted ...
28 February 2020

Unit Standard Review: US1827 Identify support s...

Careerforce is reviewing a unit standard that is currently listed on the Directory of Assessment ...