NZ Study Work: This Immigration New Zealand site explains options for International students to work while in New Zealand to study.
WorkTalk: A tool designed to help improve communication between New Zealand employers and workmates and new migrant employees from other cultures.
INZ also has a range of other settlement resources, including ones for specific industries: trades and construction, aged care, hospitality, and dairy. Click here to download these.
FREE EMPLOYER WORKSHOPS
Learning more about different work cultures is an important part of creating of productive multi-cultural workplaces. SkillsConnect Canterbury can deliver short workshops or presentations to improve workplace relations and communication between migrant and non-migrant staff. These workshops cover:
For existing staff:
The changing cultural diversity of our region (including INZ stats and trends)
what makes New Zealand workplaces and communication different to other countries
practical advice on how to deal with cultural differences in the workplace
tools and resources to help with workplace relations
For new migrant staff:
What to expect about life in New Zealand
an understanding of New Zealand workplace culture
how the Kiwi communication style is different (and often challenging)
strategies to successfully adapt to working and living in this country
tools and resources to help with the settlement journey