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What our students say
“I’ve enjoyed my studies at EmployNZ. My Tutors were very positive and helpful and made the experience fun”
Carmel – Cafe Skills Level 3
“EmployNZ has been the only place that I have learnt things and used them in everyday life, everyone is welcoming and Dave & Kaylah are the best tutors”
Caitlin Shearer – Hospitality Level 2
“The thing that i have enjoyed the most is the work experience which was arranged, the course has been a good experience and has given me a great qualification”
Allizai Silby – Hospitality Level 2
“EmployNZ really got be back on track with my life. The people who were working there were very nice and helpful”
Marco Cruz – Foundation Skills Level 1
“I highly recommend EmployNZ to prospective students. I have progressed from Level 2 & 3 Computing and am now doing a Diploma”
Erin Pickett – Diploma L5
“I have gained a passion for I.T. I didn’t even know I had. I have learned so much and I love how practical it is”
Jonathan Coleman – Information Technology Level 5
“The programme has opened my mind to a new way of learning. EmployNZ is warm and inviting.”
Roxanne Rattley – I.T. Diploma Level 5
“My experience at EmployNZ has been excellent, I don’t want the course to finish. Nicely paced learning with fantastic tutors.”
Cindy Ward – I.T. Diploma Level 5
“The course is fun and I have learnt alot, the classrooms are comfortable and the tutor is happy to explain things I dont understand”
Edni Espina – I.T. Diploma Level 5
“The course has been great, the tutors I have are down to earth and know their stuff. My overall experience has been positive, I have learned tons of useful IT skills”
Jamie Kelly – I.T. Diploma Level 5
“An insightful learning experience in a broad range of IT technologies in supportive environment”
Kirwan Smith – I.T. Systems Admin Level 6
EmployNZ is a good place to go and get prepared for the workforce. My Tutor Suz has been very helpful and supportive
Matthew Delp – Workplace Skills L2
EmployNZ is a multifaceted organisation that provides NZQA approved tertiary education courses from Levels 1 through to 6, through our Education Division.
Across the Bay of Plenty we offer a range of Foundation Education Courses (Includes NCEA Levels 1 and 2) and Tertiary Courses including Early Childhood Educators and IT Technical Support & Networking Diplomas.
Our Social Services Division offers a range of social services, the Youth Service for Tauranga, Taupo and Turangi and also offers employment placement and support services and rehabilitation and release programmes across the Waikato, Auckland and Bay of Plenty.
EmployNZ holds Level 2 Social Sector Accreditation Standards through the Ministry of Social Development.
Options for youth – we have many ways we can assist you to take the next step. If you’re 16 – 19 and not in education or work we can assist.
We have innovative and modern courses developed to maximise learning outcomes from level 1 to level 6.
The latest news
Tyler Reid-Dooling has just completed his Cookery (NCEA Level 2) course at the EmployNZ Tauranga Campus. Tyler found the cookery course to be an amazing experience and said it helped build his self-confidence with learning and furthering his social skills. He loved...
Sam Atkins has just completed her Careers Unlimited (NCEA Level 1) course at our Trade Centre in Mount Maunganui. She found the course immensely helpful and said it had a real family feel. She got to be active a lot and participate in many fitness-related activities...
Zahra is one of our Refugee students’ who started her ESOL journey in our English for Everyday Life in New Zealand (Elementary) course and progressed into our ESOL for Work and Study course. She joined EmployNZ to learn English so she could communicate and be able to...