Māori student career resources
Have you ever wondered about your future career? Where to find information? On this page you'll find a selection of career resources that may help you. See also Māori career role models.
The University of Auckland Library has a range of resources related to Māori, including a list of relevant databases, Māori Studies Guides, e-journals, e-books and online resources.
Te Puna Web Directory:
A directory to New Zealand information including Māori and Pacific websites.
Both the Mana and Kōkiri Paetae magazines provide Māori news and celebrate Māori achievement.
Eddie Bluegum spoke about his transition from University to the world of work at the Living and Creating a Dream careers event in September 2012. Here are highlights from his presentation.
You can read more about Eddie in his Career role model profile.
The following websites provide career information for everyone including Māori students:
Careers New Zealand:
Contains comprehensive careers information featuring profiles of people in a variety of training or workplaces. Has a section for Māori. Parts of this site are available in English and te reo Māori.
Māori Labour Market Information:
From the Department of Labour, this site contains key information about Māori people, skills and past and current employment trends and opportunities.
Provides Māori-focused employment opportunities.
Māori Pacific jobs
Opportunities of interest to Māori and Pacific.
Provides information about how Māori can become teachers. Have a look under "personal stories" for more information.
Te Puni Kōkiri:
Offers services and information to assist in the development of Māori businesses.
Poutama Māori Business Trust:
Helps Māori develop, consolidate and improve their businesses.
The Ministry of Tourism:
Has information on funding for Māori tourism business operators from pre-start up to globalised business.
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- Business School
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- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences
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- Liggins Institute
- Auckland Bioengineering Institute
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