Employment resources for migrants

Information and resources to support you on your employment journey

If you are new to Southland and wanting to learn more about the local workforce and opportunities available, the below resources, websites and contacts will help!

Southland jobs portal

A collection of employment opportunities available across the Southland region. Learn more

Careers NZ

Resources, tools and templates to assist you with your job-seeking. Learn more

Employment websites and Southland recruitment agencies

A range of websites and recruitment representatives to assist you with finding employment. Learn more

Talking Kiwi

New to Southland and looking to take the next step in your career? This Talking Kiwi guide has lots of tips and information on study support options to improve your English communication. Learn more

Migrant support resources

Immigration New Zealand

Information on work visas, border closures and key immigration topics. Learn more

Ethnic Communities

Information, resources and support for ethnic communities across New Zealand Learn more

Citizens Advice Bureau

Help to understand your rights in the Southland community. Learn more
while the local office is still closed you can still contact them by freephone 0800 367 222, email and live chat

Visitor Care Manaaki Manuhiri

Working with Te Tari Taiwhenua, Department of Internal Affairs, Visitor Care Manaaki Manuhiri (know to government as Foreign Nationals Impacted by COVID-19 Programme) delivers in-kind assistance to help people on temporary visas meet basic needs, such as food and accommodation. Learn more

If you're looking for further support, we can help!

Fill out our Migrant employment assistance form and we will get in touch to provide you with the additional information and support you need for your job-seeking journey

Migrant employment assistance

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