2021 CDES Summer Work Series

Build work experience through an awesome job during the summer break.

Please note that this event has now concluded. Log in to the MyCDES Resource Library to view recordings of the sessions and other resources.

We’re bringing back our popular summer work series for 2021 as an online experience.

You’ll meet employers offering a wide range of summer work opportunities. This event is a great opportunity to network with employers from different sectors, and potentially find a summer job that will help you to earn some money and boost your CV during the summer holidays.

Summer work can be paid or voluntary, and the opportunity to gain real-life work experience is invaluable. It’s the perfect time to gain workplace experience and add depth to your CV.

Why attend our Summer Work Series?

  • Speak with potential future employers.
  • Secure a great summer role to earn some money and gain valuable work experience.
  • Build your network: you never know who you might meet!
  • Learn what employers are looking for in an employee and use these insights in your hunt for future roles.

Event details

When: Week commencing 4 October 2021

Location: Online via Zoom. Register for your preferred session via the links below.

Learn more about the organisations participating in our Summer Work Series by clicking on their names below.

Monday 4 October

12-12.30pm Mr Whippy
Summerfruit NZ
2-2.30pm Auckland Table Tennis
3-3.30pm BrandSpanking

Tuesday 5 October

12-12.30pm HOYTS Group
1-1.30pm SkyCity
2-2.30pm Wright Recruitment
3-3.30pm Smaller Earth

Wednesday 6 October

12-12.30pm Virtual Internships
1-1.30pm Countdown
3-3.30pm CCUSA NZ

Thursday 7 October

1-1.30pm sKids
3-3.30pm Mr Whippy

Top tips to get you ready

Reflect on what you have to offer employers, update your LinkedIn profile and brush up on your networking skills – you can do this by attending one of our career workshops in the lead up to the event. Log in to MyCDES to see what’s on and register.

Perfect your CV with our CV builder tool on MyCDES+ or our daily virtual CV drop-ins (no appointment necessary).