It’s National Volunteer Week (NVW) this week and it’s a fantastic chance to celebrate the invaluable knowledge, skill and time contributions given by Aotearoa’s past and present volunteers. This year’s theme is “There is a place for you to volunteer” or “he wahi mohou hei tuao” which highlights the diversity of volunteer opportunities, volunteers themselves, and […]

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

We all get stressed at some point in our lives, it’s not really something you can avoid unfortunately, it’s not a choice, it just happens when the going gets tough and things manage to build up and get on top of you. It’s around this time of year when it’s understandable that many students will be feeling a bit […]

To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.

Bruce Lee

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.


In case you missed it, we recently rolled out a CareerHub update containing a complete overhaul of the user communication settings. The upgrade will give users more control over what type of communications they wish to receive from the team here at Careers and Employment. Why not take a look at the new settings by clicking here, or you can navigate to them from […]

The Wellington tertiary community is calling for entrepreneurial ideas and innovations to help enhance the experience students have in the city. The Cap App Challenge is offering $15,000 in prizes for individuals, teams or companies to imagine an app that would boost tertiary students’ everyday connection and interaction with Wellington. Finalists will be judged in […]