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5 surprising careers in construction

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Here are five jobs in construction that could change your ideas about the industry.  


Dogs that help people have jobs

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Find out how dogs work hard so that people can go to work and do their jobs.


Returning to teaching has never been easier or cheaper

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Now is the perfect time to return to teaching.


How do I talk to my son about his poor NCEA results?

Q and A with careers.govt.nz

Get some tips on how to talk to your young person about their NCEA results.


The top 5 questions parents have about NCEA

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We answer your questions about NCEA and where it can lead your young person.


What to do if your young person didn’t get the NCEA results they wanted

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Find out how to help your young person if they didn’t get the NCEA results they wanted or needed.


Didn’t get the NCEA results you wanted?

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If you didn’t get the NCEA results you wanted, we’ve got some tips to help you.


How do I encourage my daughter to consider a STEM career?

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Continuing our Q & A series – answering questions from parents about their young person's work and learning choices.


Career planning helps prepare for the future of work

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Career guidance at school can help young people prepare for a changing workforce.


Learn te reo Māori to improve your career chances

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Learning another language is good for your brain, but did you know it's also good for your career?