The last few months have been challenging and testing for everyone, including migrants. We are working hard behind the scenes to conduct workshops and webinars with experts so that as a community we are able to emerge stronger from the global pandemic.
In this newsletter, you will also find videos of our webinars, like Careers in IT sector in NZ. We have also listed a few job opportunities that are open for applications currently.
There are few resources and articles below with important information and tips relating to COVID recovery, employment rights and career planning, please do give them a read.
Keep in touch with our social media channels, for regular updates, announcements, and job postings.
Regards, Garry Gupta, Chair, Migrant Careers Support Trust
Auckland Moves to Alert Level 3 - Imp information and resources
As you may be aware that Auckland region moved to Alert Level 3 at 12 noon on Wednesday 12 August 2020.
For more tools and information please visit our website.
Red Cross and Department of Internal Affairs - Visitor Care Manaaki Manuhiri Project
Assistance for foreign nationals in serious hardship
Help is available through Visitor Care Manaaki Manuhiri for people on temporary visas who are in New Zealand and experiencing serious hardship due to COVID-19.
You may be eligible if you are struggling to meet your basic needs and have limited funds (a maximum of $1,100, not including funds set aside for a flight home). To find out what support you might be eligible for, click here.
Sona Sansaar, Papatoetoe is looking for a manager for their jewellery store. The key responsibilities of the role include:
- managing staff
- daily tasks of the store
- assistance in pricing
- operating jewellery safe
Candidates with good sense of customer service, quick thinking abilities, and a pleasant personality may apply. Additionally, good communication and marketing skills will be an advantage to applicants.
Post/Designation: Manager Location: Papatoetoe, Auckland Criteria: Must be NZ citizen/ PR holder or have the necessary permission to work in NZ
If interested, please contact: Jyoti Lodhia | 021651600
Bhartiya Samaj Charitable Trust is a Not for Profit organisation serving the community since 1995. It was founded by Mr. Jeet Suchdev QSM JP and Ms. Roopa Suchdev QSM along with other like minded people.
We are looking for an administrative assistant to provide support to the management team in office administrative tasks, Childcare activities and social media marketing . You will use your relationship management and organisational skills to process the assigned tasks. To be successful in this role you must have previous experience in a similar role and must possess competitive administration, computer literacy and writing skills.
This role is 20 hours per week from Monday to Friday with a 10am start at Mt Roskill.
Empower yourself and stand up for your employment rights!
Employment New Zealand has launched the new Introduction to your employment rights learning module.
This free module will help you as a current or future worker in five key ways:
1. Know and remember your employment rights. 2. It’s easy! Learn with fun activities, voice overs so you don’t have to read if that’s your preference, and translations in five languages: Chinese, Hindi, Samoan, Tagalog and Korean. 3. Empower you to raise issues with your employer. 4. Help you sort out issues early when they are small and prevent them from growing big. 5. Test yourself and be assured you understood the key points via the quiz. Your registration also gives access to further modules for your ongoing learning.